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Brief about WCU-IAC 

WCU International Academic Council is responsible for providing due guidance to its students, faculty members, staff members of affiliates and other associated people for their educational needs.

WCU IAC consists of highly respectable experts from diversified professional fields including engineering, technology, management, computers & IT, medical, bio-tech, management, finance, HRM, education, research, insurance, clinical research, media & arts, publishing, sociology, philosophy, economy, ecology, languages, cultures and many more.

WCU IAC includes professional and academic experts from all parts of world including America, India, Japan, Africa, Europe, Malaysia, Romania, Bahrain, Italy, China, Australia, and many more

All WCU-IAC members are known experts and owners of highest honors of their fields. They have earned Doctorate and Post Doctorate degrees in their specialized fields and have huge working experience.

WCU-IAC members enlighten career paths of WCU students, graduates, staff, and alumni members.

WCU International Academic Council (IAC)

Professor Dr S. Lloyd, President-WCU, MSc (Elect-Eng), MBA, Ph.D. Ed. D, FSBP, CPM (England) AIMM (Australia). Member of the European Association for International Education (EAIE), Member of the International Educators (NAFSA) and American Association for Higher Education (AAHE) and also a member of the Institute of Global Education (IGE), which has special consultative status with ESCSOC, United Nations . He is also honorary fellow of the Australian Asian Institute of Civil Leadership
Professor Eduard Evreinov, PhD, Grand PhD, President of the European Academy of Informatisation-Belgium.The Grand Master of the World Order "Science, Education, Culture". Professor Evreinov is world famous for his work in informatics. He is winner of Lenin prize
(No 2), the highest scientific award.
Dr. Peter Lau, Dean of Studies - WCU Asia, B.Com, DMS, M.A. , PhD (U.K.). Fellow of Chartered Institute of Marketing (FCIM); Fellow of Chartered Management Institute (FCMI); Chartered Member of Institute of Logistics and Transport (CMILT); with 25 years (Part-Time) lecturing, training and consultancy experience and 38 years of (Full-Time) industrial working experience. He is also a Doctoral supervisor and external examiner.
Dr. Mohamed Gamal Kafafy holds a PhD in Engineering & Technology Management, MSc and BSc in Mechanical Engineering with honor. As well as Certifications such as: Certified Quality Director, Certified HR Consultant, Certified Arbitration Judge and Certified Management Consultant (CMC). Also, He holds fellowships of the: Royal Institute, World Association of Doctorate Degree Holders, American Academy of Project Management, Swiss Institute of Management, DTMSI, Chartered Institute of Management & Leadership, American Association of Higher Education, and Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC) In December 2010 Dr. Mohamed Kafafy received the US President's Award from the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS) and the President Barack Obama. However, Dr. Mohamed Kafafy has an international reputation as a Seminar Leader and Consultant in Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Business Management, Supply Chain, HR and Corporate Development & Governance. With over 20 years of experience, he offers both an academic and practical approach to Engineering and Business, through his operational and managerial experience in different industries and as an Academician, Trainer, and Consultant of several academic and professional bodies around the world. He works with WCU as Consultant in Curriculum Construction and Academic Development.
 Sir. Dr. David Menitz, International Coordinator, BSc-Arch, MSc-Arch, PhD- Arch (WCU) is a known Professional Architect with 25 years working experience in Australia, Indonesia, Greece, USA, Romania, Sharjah, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and other Gulf & Middle East Countries. He has been selected for the ?Who's is Who International Professionals? (USA 2006). He is a Member of The Royal Institution of Great Britain, Hon Knight & Hon Trade Commissioner of Seborga, also KC-POMG.
 Dr. Michael J. Cohen, Ed.D Recipient of the 1994 Distinguished World Citizen Award, Ecopsychologist. He is a director of the Institute of Global Education, a special NGO consultant to the United Nations Economic and Social Council Living. The award winning author of Reconnecting with Nature (Ecopress, 1997).
Prof Kemal YILDIRIM is the Chairman of Department Sociology and holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Political Sciences from University of Jyvaskyla- Finland, PhD in Sociology from WCU, is also Doctor of Humanitarian Service, Honoris Causa by Saint Rene Descartes University. And Honorary Doctorates from international social Action Foundation in Argentina and Honorary Doctorate from AUGP in India He also holds European Business institute Fellowship in European Business and he is also Research Associate as a Board member of American Biography institute He is also known as scholar and author and has written three books on Gender Conflicts and has reviewed many books including the role of female-owned firms/industries on local economic growth in Turkey and in Jordan.” Published by outskirtspress publishing house in United states of America-200, Conflict Resolution in the workplace for Colleges and Universities Academic Staff in Turkey and Serbia & Vatican's view on European Education, Book review on Women Entrepreneurs: New Opportunities and Challenges, Development and Survival Strategies in Jordan and the Contribution of Female-Owned Firms to Domestic Economic Growth in Turkey & JWE- Journal of woman entrepreneurship. He is a corporate member of European sociological association & international Association of Sociology in Spain. He is Professor in Political sciences and Asian Regional coordinator, Faculty of Social Sciences, International College of Management and Technology, and American university of sciences .Prof Dr Kemal Yildirim were awarded IHRC Peace Medal by international Human Rights commission in Pakistan as well as African Peace Award by AFCOPB in Ghana and Mahatma Fule Award in India for his Film project on Human Rights .Prof Dr Kemal Yildirim is Goodwill Ambassador of ISAF in Argentine, WONM in Canada and IHRC in Pakistan and IHRO in India. His research interests fall within Globalization and development, Diplomatic practices in the early civilizations Knowledge, Culture and Power, Health policies and Environment Social justice, mental health, human rights, marginalization, political and economic processes, poverty, welfare policy, law and practice and Gender politics. He brings with 15 years of teaching and scholarly experience and serves WCU as the Chairman of Department Sociology and International affiliation coordinator
Professor Dr. Mirjana Radovic-Markovic, PhD, Academician is a full professor of Entrepreneurship .She holds B. Sc, M. Sc. and PhD Degrees in Economics, as well as Post Doctoral Studies in Multidisciplinary Studies. After her dissertation completing, she continued her advanced studies in the Netherlands, USA and Russia. She is elected member of the Scientific Board of European Center for business, education and Science, Bulgaria and WAIS, Stanford University, US. Professor Radovic-Markovic is recently elected as a Fellow of the Academia Europaea (EA), London, Royal Society of the Arts in the UK (the RSA) and a Fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science (WAAS).She is also elected fellow of EMAAS, Greece.
 Dr. Frank Lo, MA, PhD in Education, Founder of Solo International Education Institute; Chairman of Cultural & Education Association , Hsinchu, Taiwan. He has 15 year of experience in management & running higher education in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China. Currently, he is the CEO of Solo International Education Institute.
 Dr. Mardi Berkhouse, PhD, an environmental educator, writer, chemical dependency recovery specialist and private counselor who has pioneered the used of applied environmental psychology and the Natural Systems Thinking Process, private practice in Washington State, USA.
 Dr.S.Natarajan, PhD, Msc, MLM, LL.B, B.Edu (India) is practicing Lawyer and Educationist in educational administration and institutional development. He is founder of 4 educational institutions.
 Dr Chung Siang Joon, Dip Bus, FCCA, CPA, DBA (Honolulu), with more than 30 years of working experience. 12 years of lecturing experience in finance and Accounting Subjects leading to ACIS and ACCA. Currently, he is a Public accountant.
 Dr. J. A. Janet LeValley, BA & MA & Ph.D. in Psychology ABD in Sociology, medical school and internship in Chinese Traditional Medicine, Certification in Counselling Hypnotherapy, Certification in Complementary Medical Hypnosis, Certificate in Acupressure (shiatsu and jin shin do), Certified Child Development Specialist, Ordained Minister, Shamanic Practitioner, International Publications and Speaker, NGOTraining Director and Relief Work (tsunami, war refugees ,traumatized children)
 Dr Isa Hassan, B.A. & B. Soc. Sci. (Hons.), Dip In Development Admin.; Colombo Plan Scholarship, India Institute Of Administrative Management; M.A. PhD (Australia)., He has about 30 years of working experience with Public & Private sectors and about 20 years of lecturing and training experience. He is also a Doctoral supervisor and external examiner.
 Dr Koh Yong Fatt, MBA, DBA(Australia). He has more than 25 years of industrial working experience as manager, General Manager and Director, with about 20 years of lecturing & training experience.
 Dr Wong Wai Nam, B. Sc; M. Eng; Dip BA; PhD(UK). M.E.E.; M.I.E.E.E.; P.M; M.S.C.C. Has 25 years of lecturing &Training experience, about 30 years of Industrial working experience. He is also a Doctoral thesis supervisor and external examiner. Currently, Principle Consultant with TR21 Business Network.
 Dr Lee Yew Wing, B.Soc-sci.(economics) (Hon), MBA, MHRM, M.Mgt( Marketing M), DBA(Australia) . FCIl, He has more then 30 years of industrial working experience as manager, senior manager and General Manager with Multinational corporations and with many years of inhouse training experience.
 Dr. John Irole, a Nigerian, Hon. Doctorate Degree in Education Admin. of WCU. M.Edu (Management & Planning), Pg Dip in Environmental Management Technology, B. in Marketing Management. He is a full member (MCIWM) of the Corporate Institute of Warehousing and Material Management.  Also an Associate Member of the Nigerian Environmental Society, Member of Nigeria Association of Aquatic Science; Member of National Financial Secretary of the Nigerian Environmental Society . Currently, a District Pastor of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Africa's single largest church.
 Dr. Ugah, Dike A. Diploma (Librarianship), B.Sc (Lab & Info. Science), M. Sc (Lab. Science), PhD (Lab. & Info. Science).
 Dr. Rajan Varghese, B.E. M.S. Engg, PhD/Coordinator, Engg College Kodimatha Campus, Kollayam. India
 Dr. (Mrs.) Uketui, Fidelia A. B.A. (French), M.Ed (Education Management Planning), PhD (Education Management Planning) ASSOCIATE DEAN: Education Scholarships/awards Federal Gov. Scholarship awards
Dr Ahmad Zainal Abidin, ? B. Acc, FCPA, CMC, APO-TES, MBA, DBA. various senior management positions and as consultant in finance, banking, industry, military, government, corporate learning and management consulting. He conducts lectures to business and public sector managers and leaders, as well as delivers consulting assignments to governments and major corporations in the Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions.
Dr Habib Kassim, DBA, MBA, BBA, has 18 years of experience working as a practitioner with Multi-National companies in Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, India and Singapore. He has worked in various senior management positions and as consultant in marketing, purchasing, logistics, operations, customer service and supply chain. Habib has been a part-time lecturer for five years and full-time trainer, for three years. He has presented at various conferences and seminars and been a chairman at International conferences. Currently, he is an adjunct lecturer with Universities of South Australia, Ireland, Murdoch , Sunderland , Bedfordshire , and Victoria for its Bachelor and Master Degree on Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
 Professor Dr. Usman Ali Awheela, MSc. MBA, DBA, PhD in Accounting, PhD in Education Management is a Professor of Forensic Accounting. He has founded famous Professional Institutes in Nigeria like Chartered Institute of Cost & Management Accountants (CICMA), Institute of Forensic Accountants (IFA) and also the Association of Cost & Management Accountants. He has 20 years experience at his credit in Critical Evaluation in Market Communication and Capital Market in Private Entrepreneurship. Currently he serves as the President of the Chartered Institute of Cost & Management Accounting and President of. Institute of Forensic Accountants
 Dr. Adrian Wong, MBA, MA Ed/HRD, PhD. Has more than 30 years experience in International Human Resource, both as a practitioner and in consulting. Work with many US and European MNCs, in diversified HR projects, Merger and Acquisitions, Strategic HR management and Key Business Development programs. Extensive lecturing experience on a part time basis for HR Institutions and Universities. Conducts extensive in house training programs
Dr. Amir Hossein Zalaghi,Chairman WCU-Faculty of Physical Education & Martial Arts. Dr. Zalaghi is one of the outstanding personality in the world of martial arts & Physical Education. Dr.Zalaghi holds PhD in Physical Education with more than one dozen international awards in martial arts and appreciation certificates .He is a fully qualified & trained Instructor of physical education and known coach of marial arts. He is the chairman of two international foundations of martial arts and patron of many foundations that are teaching institutions of self-defence . He brings a wealth of experience to act as the Chairman of WCU Faculty of Physical Education & Martial Arts.
Dr. N.S. RAVISHANKAR PhD (Finance) and PGDM professional offering 24 yrs of versatile and all round experience incorporate and retail banking, Credit Management,Wealth Management, Portfolio and Risk Managements, Operations, R&D, Training, Administration, Management Consultancy, Quality Management and Inspection Insightful experience in Business Development and Resources Development (Including Product Development and Marketing Financial Products) Expert consultation on various projects of Govt. of India and other organizations. Received Best Citizens of India Award from International Publishing House, New Delhi for outstanding qualities and ability of leadership and administration Experienced in offering Being well known behavioral expert, have organized program’s of stress management to senior and managerial personnel Solid track record of developing and conducting excellent training & presentations for high value-based learning Demonstrable leadership qualities and team motivational and mentoring skills Guest Faculty for leading business school in India and abroad and presented scores of seminars papers presented at national and international seminars on finance, Banking and administration.
Mr. Paresh Sheth is a banker and runs an investment bank “indus1advantage” and specializes in cross border joint ventures and alliances. Paresh has studied at IIM Calcutta and Mumbai University India. He was a faculty for strategy at a leading management institute in Mumbai for 3 years and now is a regular lecturer at leading management schools including IIM’s. He is a regular speaker at events on Entrepreneurship, Banking, Investment Banking and Strategic Management. He is currently authoring a book on wealth management. He also works with a leading management institute as the Dean & Director ,where they specialize in Investment Banking, Strategy, Family Office & Leadership Studies. They are knowledge partners to large Universities. Paresh has played a pivotal role in setting up a MNC bank, an MNC Insurance company and a financial product distribution company amongst others as a project manager. He has subsequently worked for 20 years at various BFSI corporate including IDBI Bank, HDFC Sec, FirstRand Bank, Hinduja Bank Switzerland and ICICI bank in various capacities including CEO. Paresh supervises and directs research project & thesis of WCU students in India studying Banking and finance disciplines ,
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