Faleh Abdel Hafiz Sawair

Professor at University of Jordan

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Dean of the Deanship of Scientific Research

Dr Sawair is currently the Dean of the Deanship of Scientific Research. He is a Professor in Oral Pathology (OP) at Faculty of Dentistry at University of Jordan (UJ) and Senior Consultant at UJ Hospital. He was the Director of the Accreditation and Quality Assurance Center at UJ for 5 years (2014-2019). He got his BDS degree from UJ and worked as Teaching Assistant followed by a scholarship to join the Department of OP, Queen's University Belfast, UK, for postgraduate clinical training and research to get the degree of PhD and clinical training in Oral Medicine to have his Fellowship FDS RCS from The Royal College of Surgeons of England.

He authored more than ninety publications and ranked as one of the highly cited researchers of UJ and of Jordan. He is an expert in quality assurance at universities and he is the founder of the internal quality assurance system at UJ and the author of the "Academic Quality assurance at UJ. A Practical Guide". He has a wide experience in the international rankings of universities and its enhancement. He is the founder of UJ researchers' ranking system and the first to classify researchers at the level of Jordan. He is an expert in quality assurance and improvement of international rankings of universities.