Dr. Husam Zaman
Director General of RCQE
Associate professor of comparative and international education
Dr. Zaman holds MA (2003), and PhD (2006) in Administration and Policy Studies from University of Pittsburgh.
Currently (Since October 2014), He is theDirector General of RCQE. Before that, he was theDirector of Saudi Electronic University’s Medina Campus. Also, he served as the Dean of Qualityand Institutional Research (2009-2013) at Taibah University. In addition to that, he worked as the Deputy Vice-President for Development and Quality(2012-2013). His responsibilities in these positions include: establishing a quality and institutional research office that runs the monitoring and management of quality system, institutional strategic planning, curriculum development, evaluation and assessment. Also, He served as aFounding Dean of College of Law (2011-2012), a Chair of Foundations of Education Department, College of Education (2007-2009), and Vice-Director of Legal Office (2006-2007).
His affiliations include: NCAAA in Saudi Arabia (external reviewer), and International Institute for Studies in Education (IISE) at University of Pittsburgh (Affiliated faculty member), Center for Academic Leadership at the Ministry of Higher Education (Affiliated trainer).
His research interest includes: comparative and international education, higher education leadership and management, quality assurance in higher education, economics and sociology of higher education. He has many publications and conference and working papers in Arabic and English related to these interest.