Nabaz Nawzad Abdullah

Nabaz Nawzad Abdullah

Dean of College
44001 Erbil

Nabaz Nawzad Abdullah, PhD.

Assistant Professor

College of Administration & Economics


Assist. Prof. Dr. Nabaz Nawzad Abdullah is the current dean of the Administration and Economics college at Lebanese French University, a position he has held since February 2022. Dr. Abdullah completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Politics and International Relations at the University of Kurdistan-Hewler. He later obtained his Master’s and PhD degrees from the Northern University of Malaysia (UUM), where he received a scholarship for his outstanding academic performance.

Dr. Abdullah’s career includes serving as the Director of Quality Assurance and Accreditation at Knowledge University for 2 years and head of the Business Administration Department at Lebanese French University for 2 years. He has participated in numerous leadership and development training programs and international conferences in Russia, Malaysia, Thailand, India, UAE, and Finland.

Dr. Abdullah is an accomplished researcher with more than 17 publications and research papers, primarily published in international journals indexed by Scopus and Clarivate Analytics. Additionally, he is a member of the Pedagogy team and actively trains teacher students in various universities throughout the Kurdistan Region. Dr. Abdullah is also the coordinator of the EduPreneurship Module of the Pedagogy Program, demonstrating his passion for education and leadership.


  • Ph.D., Public Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia 2016
  • Master in Public Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia 2013
  • Bachelor in Politics & International Relations, University of Kurdistan-Hewler, Iraq 2011



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