Higher Education Accreditation Commission, Jordan
HEAC aims to advance quality and equity in higher education in Jordan whether in assessment, ranking, or conducting valid, reliable, and unbiased testing services. It also strives to improve the status of higher education in the Kingdom; assuring its quality; motivating higher education institutions to open up to and interact with universities, scientific research institutions, and international accreditation and quality control commissions; and developing higher education by employing internationally-comparable standards. HEAC will contribute to quality assurance of Jordanian higher education institutions in providing consultations, expertise, and technical support in areas of qualitative assessment of learning outcomes, testing and measurement, evaluation tools, software and techniques, and professional training of faculty and employees through conducting specialized workshops and seminars.
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Bashir Al Zu’bi
​Dr Bashir Al Zu’bi is president of HEAC and a Professor of Economics at Jordan University. He is a graduate of the University of Mississippi, served as Economic Adviser to the Prime Minister of Jordan, Head of the Economic Research Department at the Council of Ministers and Economic Expert at the Higher Planning Council at Doha, Qatar, Chairman of Business Economics Department, Vice Dean for graduate studies of the Faculty of Business, Dean of the faculty of business in the university of Jordan, a member of the higher education council, vice president of the university of Jordan. He has extensive in applied research in poverty, economic reforms, public sector reform, FDI, monetary and fiscal policies, competitiveness and trade.