The Office of Public Affairs supports the primary objective of Masdar Institute, which is to provide and enhance the UAE’s human capital development through its focus on research, academic, outreach, and professional development and collaboration in the fields of advanced energy and sustainable technologies.The Office is responsible for communicating the Institute‘s objectives, vision and mission and promoting Masdar Institute by building relationships with local and international stakeholders and other activities. It also develops and oversees the implementation of strategies for the recruitment of high caliber students locally, regionally and internationally, and for outreach to the UAE community and local universities. Additionally, it is responsible for internal links with the Masdar Institute community as well as external constituencies.The Public Affairs Office’s functions are performed by the following departments – Student Enrollment, Marketing and Communications, and Outreach.
Dr. Lamya Nawaf Fawwaz
Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Public Affairs
Dr. Fawwaz has a PhD in Higher Education Administration from George Washington University and an MSc in Information System Technology.