Abtar Singh, UAE
Dean, School of e-Education Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University
Abtar Singh – Established educator and consultant, and a recognised expert in e-Education.
Prof Abtar Singh is the Dean, School of E-Education. She brings with her 32 years of experience as an educator. Her expertise is in Instructional Design and Technology. Her research areas cover pedagogical interactions related to e-learning, web-based learning, mobile learning and blended learning.
Prof Abtar is the President of Fulbright Alumni Association Malaysia and also editor for 3 International Journals and Committee Member of numerous International Conferences. She has trained and consulted widely internationally and she has worked very closely with the Commonwealth of Learning in Vancouver, the World Bank and Association of Asian Open Universities.
Her major projects are assisting The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia set up the National E-Learning Centre, design and development of e-content for Indonesian teachers and e-learning at the University of South Pacific, Fiji.
Her research interests include Web-based Learning, Instructional Design, as well as e-Learning and ODL (Open Distance Learning).