New York Institute of Technology Appoints Ahmed Tabbara as Executive Director of the Abu Dhabi Campus
Jul 11 14
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) announced that Ahmed Tabbara has joined the university as executive director of the Abu Dhabi campus. He has more than 25 years of experience in higher education in the Middle East, previously serving in academic and administrative leadership positions at Abu Dhabi Men's College (ADMC) and part of the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) system in Abu Dhabi, as well as in various faculty positions throughout the region where he taught math and physics. At HCT, Tabbara most recently held the position of general manager, Education & Training; while in that role, he concurrently served as associate director, Administration & Operations, ADMC, for several years. Tabbara's other positions at ADMC included acting dean and dean, Learning Support Services; supervisor, Academic & Student Services; and acting supervisor, math and physics.
New York Institute of Technology Appoints Nancy Donner as Vice President of Communications and Marketing
Sep 3 13
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has engaged seasoned communications executive Nancy Donner as Vice President of Communications and Marketing to lead its integrated marketing efforts. At NYIT, Donner will oversee advertising, design, editorial services, digital communications, online media, event planning, publications, and public relations, among other components of the university's marketing mix. Donner came to The New School from The New York Public Library, where she was Vice President for Communications and Marketing. In that capacity, she oversaw all public and media relations, internal and external communications, graphic design, and promotional aspects of one of the world's largest not-for-profit institutions. Donner has also served as a consultant, for foundations, think tanks, and educational organizations, including, most recently, The Ford Foundation.