Talk on International Research Collaborations by Dr. Saeeda Shah (University of Leicester, England)

26th, January 2017

Dr. Shah is a Reader in the School of Education, University of Leicester. Previously she has taught for many years in higher education in Pakistan, holding senior management posts. Before coming to the University of Leicester, Dr. Shah was Professor and Dean at the University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. She was awarded the Best University Teacher Millennium Award 2000 by the University Grants Commission, Pakistan. 

Dr. Shah is Member of the College International Strategy Forum and Postgraduate Tutor PhD. She teaches on educational leadership and management programmes at Masters and Doctoral levels and supervises a number of doctoral students from the UK and overseas, both on the EdD and PhD. Dr. Shah was programme leader for Msc Educational Leadership till June 2014 and Chair of the College of Social Sciences Equality and Diversity Committee till July 2016. In October 2015, she was awarded Inspirational BME Lifetime Achievement Award at the University of Leicester.

In addition to her responsibilities at the University of Leicester, Dr. Shah holds many external positions including Visiting Professor of Education at the University of Derby, Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), Member editorial boards of International Journal of Leadership and Policy in Schools (USA), Journal of Education (Switzerland), Journal of Education and Research (Pakistan), and editorial review board of Leadership and Policy Quarterly (US) and many more.

More details about her research work can be found at: http://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/education/people/saeeda-shah-1.