Jawaher-Al-Mudhaki1Dr. Jawaher Al-Mudhaki

The National Authority for Qualifications & Quality Assurance of Education and Training, Bahrain

Dr. Jawaher Al-Mudhaki is the Chief Executive, Quality Assurance Authority for Education and Training (QAAET), Kingdom of Bahrain — an independent national body under the supervision of the Cabinet.

Dr. Al-Mudhaki began her academic career at the University of Bahrain in January 1988, where she has held several academic and executive positions, most recently Vice-President for Administrative and Financial Affairs. She is also a member on several administrative boards of leading national and regional organisations, including the Gulf Cooperation Council Accounting and Auditing Organization (GCCAAO). In addition, she is Chief Editor of the Arab Journal of Accounting.

Dr. Al-Mudhaki received a Bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1985 from the University of Bahrain. Two years later, she received a Master’s degree in accounting from the University of Denver, United States. In 1996, she was awarded a doctorate in accounting from the University of Exeter, UK.

Dr. Al-Mudhaki is interested in improving women’s affairs via her membership of the Supreme Council of Women. She is also a member of the Committee of the Award of Princess Sabika Ibrahim Al Khalifa; and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Women.