College Dean

Prof Abdulrahman AlQurashi, Community College, Najran University

  Personal Information:  

  • Name : Abdurrahman Mohammad Al-Qurashi
  • Nationality : Saudi
  • Date of birth: 31/ 12 / 1959
  • Place of birth: Makah, Saudi Arabia
  • Email: dr.alqurashi@hotmail.com

 

  Language Proficiency:  

  • Arabic: Fluent, spoken and written
  • English: Fluent, spoken and written

 

  Educational qualifications:  

  1. PHD in Medical Microbiology – Wales University – UK- 1995.
  2. Master's in Microbiology, king Abdul Aziz University – Jeddah – Saudi Arabia 1988.
  3. Bachelor in Medical Microbiology – King Abdul Aziz University Jeddah- Saudi Arabia – 1982.

 

  Employment record:  

  1. Dean of the college of Community – Najran University 2011 till now.
  2. Dean of the community service and continuing education – Najran University – 2011 till now.
  3. Director of center for health research – Najran University 2010 till 2012.
  4. President of Saudi Society for Sterilization, Desinfection & Infection Control from 2015 till now.
  5. Advisor of Najran University for admission and registration – 2010 till 2012.
  6. Advisor of Najran University for quality and development – 2010 till now.
  7. Member of the Najran University Council – 2011 till now
  8. Head of the committee for quality and development – College of Community- Najran University – 2011 till now.
  9. Member of General Secretariat of deans of community Colleges in Saudi Arabia from 2012 till 2014.
  10. Member of the Graduation Ceremony Committee – Najran University – 1432 H.
  11. Member of the students committee – Najran University – 2010.
  12. Member of the admission committee – Najran University – 2010.
  13. Member of the acceptance committee – Najran University – 2010.
  14. Founder and president of the Saudi University for Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases – February 2004 till 2012.
  15. Head of the medical labs technology department – College of applied medical sciences – King Faisal University – April 20 – 2004.
  16. Director of Medial Library in King Fahd University Hospital-Alkhobar from 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  17. Director of the department of academic and training affairs – college of medicine – King Faisal University – 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  18. Director of the quality assurance – King Fahd University Hospital – Al Khobar – 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  19. Director of the medical library – King Fahd University Hospital – Al Khobar – 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  20. Director of the continuing technical education – College of medicine King Fahd University Hospital – Al Khobar – 1/2003 till 6/2004.
  21. Director of teaching training and patient education – King Fahd University Hospital – Al Khobar – 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  22. Internal Training Director 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  23. External Training Director 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  24. Translation Director - 3/2003 – till 6/2004.
  25. Radiology director - 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  26. Audiovisual department director - 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  27. Clinical skills lab director – 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  28. Member of the curriculum committee – College of medicine – King Faisal University – Al Dammam- Saudi Arabia – 3/2003 till 6/2004.
  29. Head of the microbiology department – College of Medicine – King Faisal University – 1995 till 2001.
  30. Associate professor – Department of Microbiology – King Faisal Unibversiy - Al Dammam – Saudi Arbabia – 2000 till now.
  31. Vice dean of the Admission and registration deanship- king Faisal University – Al Dammam – Saudi Arabia – 1997 till 1999.
  32. Assistant professor - Department of Microbiology – College of medicine – King Faisal University – Saudi Arabia 1995 – 2000.
  33. Lecturer – department of microbiology – College of medicine – King Faisal University – Al Dammam – Saudi Arabia – 1988 till 1994.
  34. Medical research specialist: medical research center – king khalid University Hospital – king Saud University- Al Riyadh – KSA – 1987 – 1988.
  35. Head of the electron microscope department – King Fahd Center for Medical Research – Jeddah – KSA – 1987 till 1987.
  36. Assistant medical researcher – King Fahd Center for Medical Research – Jeddah- KSA – 1983 till 1987.
  37. Head of the Saudi Society to support families of children with special needs for the period from 2010 - to date.
  38. Officer of public relations and media in the Saudi Society to support families of children with special needs for the period from 2010 - to date.
  39. Officer and Chairman of the Foundation Board of the Saudi Society for sterilization, purification and infection control for the period from 2008 - to date.
  40. Founder and president of the Foundation Board of the Saudi Society for sterilization , purification and infection control for the period from 2008 - to date.
  41. Founder and member of the Board of Trustees of the Islamic education Academy in South Wales in the United Kingdom for the period from 1993 to 1995 .
  42. Member of the Fund for Lebanon and Palestine for the period from 1990 to 1995 .
  43. President of the Association of Saudi students at the University of Wales for the period from 1992-1993 .
  44. Member of the Association of Saudi students at the University of Wales for the period from 1991 to 1995 .
  45. Founder and President of the Saudi Society for microbiology and infectious diseases for the period from 2004 to 2011 .
  46. Vice Chairman of Saudi students clubs in the United Kingdom and Ireland in the period from 1991 to 1993 .
  47. Head of Saudi students clubs in the United Kingdom and Ireland in the period from 1991 to 1993 .
  48. Member of Saudi students clubs in the United Kingdom and Ireland for the period from 1991 to 1993 .
  49. Director of Saudi students' Schools in Wales for the period from 1991 to 1993 .
  50. Member of Saudi students clubs in Wales from 1990 to 1995.
  51. Chairman of the Donations and charity Committee for Saudi students clubs in the United Kingdom and Ireland for the period from 1993-1994 .
  52. Member of the Organizing Committee and Head of Public Relations for the Association of Saudi students and their families in the United Kingdom and Ireland for the period from 1992-1993.
  53. Member of the organizing committee for the annual meeting of the Association of Saudi students in the United Kingdom and Ireland for the period from 1993-1994 .
  54. Member of the Organizing Committee for the ceremony of Arab students in the Saudi Academy in London for the period from 1992-1993.
  55. vice-president and officer of public relations and media in Sheffield Islamic Center for the period from 1990 to 1995 .
  56. Vice-president and officer of public relations and media in Wales Islamic Center for the period from 1991 to 1995 .
  57. Chairman of the Social Committee of the Islamic Center Dar Alisra – Cardiff, Wales - United Kingdom for the period from 1991 to 1995 .
  58. Organizer of holiday parties ( Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha ) in Cardiff Islamic Center for the period from 1991 to 1995 .
  59. Officer of the reconcile Commission in the Islamic Center in Cardiff for the period from 1991 to 1995 .
  60. member and founder of the Islamic Medical Committee, of the  International Islamic Relief Organization in K.S.A Eastern  Region for the period from 1988-1990 .
  61. Founder and member of the International Islamic Relief Organization in the Eastern Region of K.S.A for the period from 1988 to 2001 .
  62. Head of Public Relations and Media of the International Islamic Relief Organization in the Eastern Region in K.S.A for the period from 1988 to 2001 .
  63. Founder of the permanent exhibition of the International Islamic Relief Organization in the Eastern Region in K.S.A in the year 1988.
  64. a member of a project Wagf Sanabel Alkair in International Islamic Relief Organization in the Eastern Region in K.S.A for the period from 1988 to 1998 m .
  65. Founding member and vice president of the Islamic Medical Association in the World Assembly of Muslim Youth in the Eastern Region of K.S.A from 1988 - to date.
  66. Executive member of the Islamic Medical camps of the World Assembly of Muslim Youth for the period from 1988 - to date.
  67. Member of the World Federation of Medical Students in the Muslim world ( Fima ) from 2003 - to date.

 

  Scientific achievements:  

  • Published scientific researches:
  • More than 50 researches published in a number of local and worldwide well known scientific journals.
  • 9 Scientific researches with scientific researchers and doctors, 3 of them as main author.
  • 13 scientific researches in specialized scientific conferences.

 

  Scientific achievements:  

  1. Published scientific researches:
  2. More than 50 researches published in a number of local and worldwide well known scientific journals.
  3. 9 Scientific researches with scientific researchers and doctors, 3 of them as main author.
  4. 13 scientific researches in specialized scientific conferences.

 

  Reward and appreciation certificates:  

  1. Reward of best student for four consecutive years – King Abdul-Aziz University – Jeddah.
  2. Reward of best employee of the King Fahd research Center, King Abdul-Aziz University – Jeddah.
  3. Number of appreciation certificates from various bodies and organizations including for instance "Saudi Armaco" and the health affairs in the National Guard Health affairs, the assembly of Islamic family home, the Directorate-General for Education and Culture in Eastern province and His Royal Highness / Mohammed Bin Fahd Bin Abdul-Aziz, Emir of Eastern Region and His highness Minister of Interior and his Deputy, for the efforts and active participations granted to these bodies, the community and the nations.

 

  Membership of Scientific & Professional Societies:  

  1. Founder & Ex-President of Saudi Society for Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases.
  2. Founder & President of Saudi Society for Sterilization, Disinfection & Infection Control
  3. Member in more than 20 different national and international societies.
  4. Worked as director and/or consultant in many heath institutions.
  5. Reviewer and Arbitrator of many scientific journals.
  6. Member of many charitable societies inside and outside K.S.A.
  7. Member of International Islamic Relief Organization.
  8. Participated in 358 conference, workshop and training sessions.

 

  Academic and Administrative committees membership in King Faisal University:  

Worked in more than 20 Academic and Administrative committees in medicine college, medical applied sciences college, and nursing college in king faisal university, and king fahd university hospital in Alkhobar.

 

  Consultations:  

  1. Advisor and expert in the bioterrorism as well as biological and chemical weapons.
  2. Advisor of the ministry of health in the medical labs and equipment as well as the patients isolation and Infectious and communicable diseases.
  3. Advisor of the ministry of Hajj regarding infectious and communicable diseases and food poisoning.

 

  Community service:  

Active participation in various activities related to community service such as and not limited to addressing general lectures in many public events or for certain professional categories including scientific themes such as:

  1. Drugs
  2. Smoking
  3. Raising children
  4. Medical tests before marriage
  5. Genetic blood disorders
  6. Infectious diseases including:
    1. SARS (severe accurate respiratory syndrome)
    2. RVF ( Rift Valley Fever)
  7. Bioterrorism
  8. AIDS
  9. Medical ethics and others
  10. Soicial responsibility.
  11. Volunteering works.
  12. Corona Virus Disease.
  13. Ebola Virus Disease.
  14. Zika Virus Disease.

These lectures were addressed to school and university students and affiliates, military categories, prison population and others. Moreover, active participation in the preparation, organization, and implementation of various exhibits including but not limited to exhibits in relation with community service.