Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, University of Wollongong Dubai
- MBCS CITP
- Software Testing
- Innovations in Teaching
- Agile Software Development
- Programming Techniques
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Dr Soly Mathew Biju is currently an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences.
Dr Biju received her PhD in 2005 from Banasthali University India. She completed her Masters and Bachelors in Computer Science from the University of Pune and a Postgraduate Diploma in Bioinformatics from Indian Institute of Bioinformatics. Dr Biju has achieved the Chartered IT Professional status which is a symbol of excellence in the field of IT. She is also an ISTQB-certified software testing professional.
Before she joined UOWD, Dr Biju spent 15 years in the field of teaching, training, network administration and software development. Prior to this, she worked for various universities including University of Wales, Robert Kennedy College and Champlain College. She is a certified online instructor and has worked extensively on online teaching methods and online material design and development.
As a System Administrator, Dr Biju was responsible for leading two teams (Windows NT and Lotus Notes) for British Airways at Heathrow UK, and Pune, India. In addition to this, she was also an online trainer responsible for organising and providing training sessions for professionals at British Airways, Pune branch (1999-2001). She has conducted a number of workshops on e-learning ,WebCT and Blackboard at UOWD. She was nominated for Teaching Excellence and Research Excellence awards at UOWD in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012and 2014. She received the highest award in teaching excellence at UOWD in 2012.