Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

Prof. Sherine Farouk

Prof. Sherine Farouk has been an academic leader for more than 25 years at various international universities in the UAE, UK and Egypt. She is the Associate Provost for academic projects, associate dean for enrollment and student success, and academic mentor for the sustainability club at Abu Dhabi University.

Prof. Sherine is currently working on various academic projects at Abu Dhabi University including global engagement, international accreditation, study abroad programs, and institutional academic ranking and reputation. She also leads projects on retention, enrollment management, and student success. She is also involved in numerous initiatives related to industry engagement, including MOUs, professional development programs, and other

Prior to joining ADU, she was a professor of accounting at the London School of Economics and the Arab Academy for Science and Technology. She has delivered more than 30 international training programs and has been involved in several international consulting projects in accounting, organizational performance and sustainability in the UAE, UK, France and Egypt. She was the director of the Undergraduate Research Program for several years and chaired several academic committees

Prof. Sherine has authored several highly ranked research papers and book chapters in the areas of accounting, sustainability, and innovation. She supervises doctoral students and is the main organizer of the ICOM international conference, the largest in the UAE. She is also a member of the editorial boards of several academic journals

During her academic career, she has received several awards and honors from national and international institutions and has a wide range of social and community initiatives

Sherine received her PhD from London Metropolitan University, London, UK (2007).