Dean, University College
Dr. Sreethi Nair, Dean of University College since 2013, first joined Abu Dhabi University in 2007 as Assistant Professor of Psychology. In her role as Dean, she leads the General Education Program, first year experience, future work skills competencies and academic support for new students.
Before joining Abu Dhabi University, Dr. Nair worked as a consultant psychologist for various higher education institutions in Kerala, India, as well as serving as psychology faculty in a teacher training college. Her area of expertise is in education psychology, skill development. curricula development and teaching & learning practices that support students holistically.
Dr. Nair’s PhD in Psychology from the University of Kerala, India, focused on the academic habits of students, procrastination and study skills. She also received her master’s and bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Kerala.