|Title||Major Challenges Facing Higher Education in the Arab World: Quality Assurance and Relevance [electronic resource] / edited by Adnan Badran, Elias Baydoun, John R. Hillman|
|Imprint||Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2019|
|Descript||VI, 382 p. 46 illus., 34 illus. in color. online resource|
1.Introduction -- 2. Quality Assurance and Relevance in Academia: A Review -- 3.Indicators of Institutional and Program Ranking of Universities in the Arab World -- 4. Reform of Higher Education in the Arab World. John Waterbury -- 5.Is there More to Quality Assurance than Quality? -- 6. Transnational Educational Networks of Excellence based on Quality, Accreditation, and Recognition Management -- 7. Quality Assurance in the Arab Region in the Era of Customization: Where do we Stand in terms of Relevance? -- 8. The Importance of Safeguarding Functional Independence in External Quality-Assurance Decision-Making Activities -- 9. Graduate Education for the 21st Century University: Ensuring Quality through Relevance -- 10. Industry-driven Research in the Arab World: A Way Forward -- 11. Quality Assurance for Sustainable Development: Toward the Revision of the Arab Convention on Recognition of HED Diplomas and Certificates -- 12. The Diploma Supplement as a Tool for Quality Assurance and Relevance -- 13. Digital Transformation and Quality, Efficiency, and Flexibility in Arab Universities -- 14. On the Quality Assurance of Faculty Members -- 15. Quality Assurance for Competence-Based Higher Education: Context of Jordan -- 16. Bibliometric Analysis of Research Output in the Faculty of Medicine at the American University of Beirut: Correlation with Medical Schools in the USA -- 17. Introducing Quality Assurance in Algerian Higher Education: the Case of the University of Science and Technology Houari Boumediene -- 18. Quality Assurance Agencies in the Maghreb Countries: Challenges and Opportunities -- 19. Unified National Medical Assessment: An Approach towards Meeting the Needs of Population during Syrian Crisis. - 20. Higher Education Relevance in Post-War Syria.
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