Dr. May Jabri
With 27 years of teaching, facilitation,
coaching and leading teams, May has vast
experience of working in Europe and the
Middle East, particularly in the GCC.
May has a PhD in Management and Organizational
Leadership, and an MA in Applied Linguistics. She has
extensive experience of teaching, instructional
design, testing and assessment and research.
May's corporate and educational experience includes
working with the European Union, the Syrian Ministry
of Higher Education, The Higher Institute of Business
Administration (HIBA), and AMIDEAST.
Whilst at AMIDEAST, May established The Continuing
Development Department, offering business and
leadership programs to corporate clients. In establishing
the department, May was responsible for the recruitment,
training, and performance management of a large
team. May also has experience of business planning and
execution, budgeting, quality control and all activities
related to leading a large department.
In addition to teaching, May has extensive experience in
educational curriculum and instructional design, teacher
training and national assessment. She has also lectured
MBA and an EMBA programs.
May served on the Fulbright selection committee (U.S.
Embassy Scholarship) in Damascus and in Abu Dhabi. In the
GCC, she has trained teachers and school administrators
in The Leader in Me Program at Al Jahiz Boys' School,
Brighton College, and Ruwad Al Khaleej in Dammam. She
is also a certified Propell iBT and TOEIC teacher trainer.
Her training and facilitation experience spans a broad
range of orgaanizations in the GCC including GASCO,
ECSSR, Dubai Health Authority, National Drilling Company,
FlyDubai, Al Futtaim, Estee Lauder, Yahsat, Executive
Authority, KAMCO, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the
Petroleum Institute, SATORP, BAE Systems, Dubai Islamic
Bank, MBC, Oilserv, SABIC, Dubai Chamber of Commerce,
Ooredoo Qatar, Qatar University, ADDC, Takatuf Oman,
UIC Kuwait, Oxy Oman, Ajman Authority, Hamdan
International Airport, many and others.