Assistant Professor

Dr. Adnan Khalid Jawabri, MQM, PhD

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Liwa College, Saeed Bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Street (Al Najda Street previously), Al Danah, Baniyas Tower B, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Professional Summary

Dr. Adnan Khalid Jawabri, MQM, PhD

Over 10 years of dedicated Assistant Professor and Program Leader with experience in teaching research and service in the area of management and business. Combines a focus on student achievement with a passion for scholarly work, presenting and publishing at conferences, and maintaining thought leadership in peer-reviewed journals. Deeply invested in earning tenure through administrative service, committee contributions, and an achievement-oriented approach to teaching. Engaged in developing new management courses and various academic activities. Having more than 15 years in UAE industry as facility manager in the College of Medicine, UAE University.

Short Bio

Prior to joining Liwa College, Dr. Adnan served as an Assistant Professor at Khawarizmi International College, Al Ain Campus, UAE. In addition, he has served as a senior administrator at UAE University for many years. Over the past few years, Dr. Adnan has attended various conferences and workshops within and outside the United Arab Emirates. His research interests focus on management, quality management, and service management. His research has been published in international journals. Dr. Adnan is currently an Assistant Professor at Liwa College’s Faculty of Business, Department of Management. He specializes in Quality Management, Operations Management, Service Management, and Small Business Management. Dr. Adnan has been an external examiner for some PhD students in Malaysia. Dr. Adnan’s philosophy of teaching goes beyond delivering knowledge; it is the process by which lecturers develop critical understandings of key curriculum objectives through students’ engagement with knowledge.

Core Qualifications

  • Relicense and accreditation
  • Develop and implement course learning outcomes and assessment methods
  • A strong ability to manage time and organize deadlines
  • Provide workshops to a variety of community and government organizations
  • Online platforms and technology used in instruction


  • Management and Science University, Malaysia, 2017
    Doctor of Philosophy: Management/Business
    Ph.D. Management/Business
  • Wollongong University, Dubai, UAE, 2007
    Master's Degree: Quality Management (MQM)
  • University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan, 1988
    Master's Degree: Statistics


  • Adnan Jawabri, Ayman Alarmoti, Waheedur Rehman. (2022),“Impact of Remote Working Environment on Employee Motivation, Engagement, and Job Satisfaction: A Study of Service Sector from UAE”. Business and Economic Research. Volume 12 No. 1, pp 82-98.https://www.macrothink.org/journal/index.php/ber/article/download/19679/15266
  • Sayedahmed, N., Jawabri, A., & Oswal, N. (2022),“The Myth of Eliminating AEG: Revisiting the Literature”. Randwick International of Social Science Journal, Volume 3 No. 1, pp 271-280. https://doi.org/10.47175/rissj.v3i2.434
  • Alarmoti, A., Jawabri, A., & Oswal, N. (2021).“Choosing Appropriate Entrepreneurship’s Strategies During the Critical Situations”, Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry. Volume 12 No. 3, pp 2547–2565.https://www.tojqi.net/index.php/journal/article/view/1739
  • Adnan Jawabri, Rouhi Faisal, Fatima Alkubissi. (2021),“The Impact of Covid-19 on the HR of the Educational Sector in UAE: A Case Study of Abdullah Bin Al Zubair Private School”. Journal of Business and Management Sciences. Volume. 9 No. 3, pp 84-91.http://pubs.sciepub.com/jbms/9/2/5/index.html
  • Adnan Jawabri, Rouhi Faisal & Maitha Al Baloushi (2021) The Impact of Performance Management on Employee Productivity at Al Ain Zoo, UAE. Global Journal of Management and Business Research, Volume 21 Issue 8 Version 1.0, pp 21-28.https://journalofbusiness.org/index.php/GJMBR/article/view/3406
  • Majdi Khaleeli, Adnan Jawabri. (2021). “The effect of environmental awareness on consumers’ attitudes and consumers’ intention to purchase environmentally friendly products: Evidence from United Arab Emirates”. Management Science Letters, Volume 11 No. 2, pp 555-560.https://doi.org doi: 10.5267/j.msl.2020.9.011
  • Adnan Jawabri, Majdi Khaleeli, Waheed ur Rehman. (2020). “The Effect of Customers’ Awareness of SSCM and Suppliers’ Commitment on Manufacturers’ Performance: Evidence from UAE Manufacturing Sector”. Solid State Technology, Volume 63 No. 6, pp. 14866-14884. http://solidstatetechnology.us/index.php/JSST/article/view/6860
  • Suja Pradeep, Majdi Khaleeli, Adnan Jawabri. (2020). “DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION INDEX OF UAE ENTERPRISES: DRIVERS AND ENABLERS, A BOTTOM UP VIEW”. International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering and Technology (IJARET), Volume 11, Issue 9, September, pp. 457-463. https://doi.org:10.34218/IJARET.11.9.2020.046
  • Majdi Khaleeli, Adnan Jawabri, Noura AlKhmeiri. (2020). “A study on visitor’s satisfaction towards service and facilities provides by Al Ain Zoo”. International Journal of Management, Volume 11, No. 8, pp 217-229.https://doi.org:10.34218/IJM.11.8.2020.021
  • Mohamed M Ali Abdullah Ali, Adnan Jawabri, Amiruddin Ahamat. (2020) “Factors influencing the effectiveness of television commercials urban area in Egypt”. Humanities and Social Sciences Reviews, Volume 8, No,.3, pp 190-199.https://doi.org/10.18510/hssr.2020.8320
  • Adnan Jawabri, Waheedur Rehman and Ayman Alarmouti, (2019). “Role of logistics and SCM management practises in improving operational efficiency in the retail industry in the UAE”. Int. J. Business Performance Management. Volume 20, No. 4, pp 313-329. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJBPM.2019.105247
  • Mohamed Obeidat, Adnan Jawabri. (2019) “The Performance of Commercial Banking Industry: How it is Determined? An Evidence of the Listed Commercial Banks at ADX”. WSEAS TRANSACTIONS on BUSINESS and ECONOMICS, Volume 18, pp 532-544. https://wseas.com/journals/articles.php?id=1787
  • Adnan Jawabri. (2019) The impact of big-5 model leadership traits on team entrepreneurship: An empirical study of small businesses in the UAE. Management Science Letters. Volume 10, Issue 3, pp 497-506. https://growingscience.com/msl/Vol10/Vol10Issue3.html
  • Arun Kumar Tarofder, Adnan Jawabri, Ahasanul Haque, Sultan Rehman Sherief. (2019). “Validating Technology-Organization-Environment (TOE) Framework in Web 2.0 adoption in Supply Chain Management”. Industrial Engineering and Management Science. Vol 18, No. 3, pp.482-494. https://doi.org/10.7232/iems.2019.18.3.482
  • Adnan Jawabri, Ayman Alarmoti, Mohamed Ali Mohamed. (2019). “Job stress and satisfaction among academic staff in public universities: An empirical study in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)”. Management Science Letters. Vol. 9 No. 7, pp 973-986. https://www.growingscience.com/msl/Vol9/msl_2019_95.pdf
  • Arun Kumar Tarofder, Adnan Jawabri, Ahasanul Haque, S. M. Ferdous Azam, Sultan Rehman. (2019). “Competitive Advantages through IT-Enabled Supply Chain (SC) Context”. Polish Journal of Management Science. Vol. 19 (No. 1, pp 464-474. http://irep.iium.edu.my/76268/
  • Adnan Jawabri, Mohamed Ibrahim Obeidat (2018). “Comparison between first generation and second generation of family business in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)”. Polish Journal of Management Studies. Vol. 18 No. 2, pp 162-175. https://pjms.zim.pcz.pl/resources/html/article/details?id=183878
  • Adnan Jawabri, (2017). “Exploration of internship experience and satisfaction leading to better career prospects among Business Students in UAE”. American Journal of Educational Research, Volume 5 No. 1, pp 1065-1079. http://pubs.sciepub.com/education/5/10/8/index.html
  • Adnan Jawabri, (2017). “Job Satisfaction of Academic Staff in the Higher Education: Evidence from Private Universities in UAE”. International Journal of Human Resources Studies. Vol. 7 No. 4, pp 193-211. https://doi.org/10.5296/ijhrs.v7i4.12029

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