International Consulting Board

We focused on giving advice, suggestions, and plans to improve the UoT academic, research, and postgraduate programs.


About US

The Board in a Words

With more than 1437 faculty members distributed over 16 scientific departments and specialized centers, the University of Technology (UoT) is leading the science and technology institutions in our region. Upon on, thinking in developing and enhancing the UOT's international ranking and overseas reputation has been a crucial need to meet future goals.

Therefore, a new strategy has been planned based on revolutionary concepts of collaborative work, sharing ideas, and exchanging experiences.

One of the keys to achieving these goals is establishing the International Consulting Board, the first-ever among the Iraqi Universities. The board is formatted to comprise a group of Iraqi pioneer professors who occupy positions and hold academic experience in first-class overseas Universities; and its responsibilities will be focused on giving advice, suggestions, and plans to improve the UoT academic, research, and postgraduate programs.

Improve the UoT academic

Our Vision

The idea of the establishment of the international consulting board is based on the need to develop the University of Technology's global ranks and reputation. Therefore, the board's responsibilities will be focused on giving advice, suggestions, and plans to enhance and improve the University of Technology’s academic curriculums, research works, and postgraduate programs. The board will be in meeting every 4 months to analyze and asset the progression in:


Academic Curriculums

The board will monitor and improve the syllabus of the academic program to ensure meeting the accreditation standards of ABET.


Post-graduate Program

Uplifting research work quality and quantity is the up most of the board concerns that need to be upgraded with the most recent scientific topics.


International Collaborations

It is an essential target to have a wide and various collaborative work with high-quality Universities, and for that, the board members will help to be the University of Technology's bridge to reach them.


Improving the UoT Journals

Including the University of Technology’s journals into the Web of Science and Scopus index is a priority of the board members who have been named as editors of the journals.


Sustainable Development Projects

Sharing new ideas and opportunities such as visiting professor's programs, exchanging researchers and students, and adopting teamwork projects with other Universities is the board's commitment and responsibility.

The Head of The Board

University's president

Speaker 1

Dr. Ahmed AL-Ghaban

University of Technology - Iraq


Here are some of our International Consulting Board Members

Speaker 2

Dr. Muthanna Al-Dahhan

Missouri University of Science & Technology, USA

Speaker 3

Dr. Hamed Al-Raweshidy

Brunel University London

Speaker 1

Dr. Dhiya Al-Jumeily

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Speaker 2

Dr. Adel Sharif

University of Surrey, UK

Speaker 3

Dr. Riadh Al-Mahaidi

Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Speaker 1

Dr. Abir Hussain

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Speaker 2

Dr. Munther Al Kadhimi

King’s College London, UK

Speaker 3

Dr. Talal Yusaf

University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Speaker 1

Dr. Hussain Al-Kayiem

Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia

Speaker 2

Dr. Mohammed Al Jumaily

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Speaker 3

Dr. Hissam Tawfik

Leeds Beckett University, UK

Speaker 2

Dr. Ahmed Al-Shamma’a

University of Sharjah, UAE


UOT administration

Prof Dr. Ahmed M. H. Abdulkadhim Al-Ghaban
University's president

Prof.Dr. Hayder Abed Dhahad
Vice chancellor for scientific and postgraduate affairs

Prof. Dr. Hussein Hameed Karim
Vice Chancellor for Administrative affairs

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