Based on the importance of
professional and academic development of faculty members at the College of Law,
the Dean of the College of Law, Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Tuwaijri, met with Mr.
Christian Rampel, Director of International Partnerships at the British Academy
of Higher Education. During the meeting, several topics related to the
professional development of teachers were discussed. The horizon of cooperation
with the British Academy was also raised in several fields; including
distinguished programs in teaching, academic excellencey based on international
best practices. In addition, the
possibility of benefiting from the fellowship program provided by the British
Academy was discussed, in order to keep pace with international requirements
and standards in higher education.
The meeting was attended by Dr. Manal Al-Qasabi, Chair of the Academic
Excellence unit at the College of Law, Dr. Mohamad AlBakjaji, Vice-Chairman of
the unit, and Dr. Maitha Al-Ghanmi, Member of the Academic Excellence Committee. It should be noted
that the College of Law has created a unit for academic excellence for faculty
members. The unit aims to enhance the skils of faculty members in the college
in the fields of teaching and court applications, which will be positively reflected
in the improvement of learning outcomes.