Assistant Professor

Dr. Iyad Ibrahim alghoul, 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. Iyad Ibrahim alghoul, PhD

Business faculty with over 19 years of successful experience in teaching, research, and community service. Recognized consistently for performance excellence and contributions to success in teaching effectiveness, research, consultancy, and community services. Demonstrated leadership ability and ingenuity in developing and conducting academic and professional courses/programs.

Short Bio

Prior to joining LC, Dr. Iyad Ibrahim Alghoul held several HR positions in key Abu Dhabi public institutions. He particularly served as a Human Resource Development Expert at the Municipality of Abu Dhabi and a consultant at Al Dhafra Municipality. Dr. Iyad also helped several private entities develop and maintain their HR policies and systems, such as the Emirates College of Technology and the Abu Dhabi Maritime and Mercantile Intl. Dr. Iyad is also an active and recognized expert juror in the field of human resource management, with a particular focus on UAE labor relation issues. In addition to his extensive experience in both public and private UAE organizations, Dr. Iyad is an active researcher. He recently published two HR and Labor Relations books that are being widely used by UAE HR professionals in their daily practice.

Core Qualifications

  • Labor law
  • Compensation and benefits
  • Performance management
  • Development of new HR programs
  • Program assessment and improvement
  • HR training and development
  • HR and administrative consultancy


  • Abdelmalek Alssadi University, Morocco, 2018
    Doctor of Philosophy: Public Law
  • Alneeilain University, Sudan, 2006
    Doctor of Philosophy: Business Administration (HRM)
  • Khartoum University, Sudan, 2002
    Master's Degree: Business Administration
  • Alaqsa University, Palestine, 1997
    Bachelor of Business Administration


  • Iyad Alghoul , Introduction to HR Law and its executive regulations in the Government of Abu Dhabi, Procedures and Applications. Konooz Al-Maarefa Editor, 2021.
  • Iyad Alghoul , The Professional Encyclopedia of UAE’s Labor Law, Procedures and Applications. Konooz Al-Maarefa Editor, 2021.