Al Hussein Fund for Excellence
Dr. Ali Yaghi

HFE General Manager

Obtained his B.Sc. degree in Mathematics from University of Jordan; M.Sc. degree from Leeds University –UK and his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Warwick University –UK. Worked for 25 years in different academic and administrative positions in universities in Britain, Kuwait and Jordan. Among such: Dean for Faculty of Information Technology at University of Petra – Jordan and was later appointed as the Assistant President for Assessment and Human Resources Development at Petra University.


Consultant to the UNDP Higher Education Project from June 2002 to June 2006, then Assistant Project Manager from June 2006 to March 2009.


Consultant to different UNESCO projects on assuring the quality of higher education institutions and programmes in the Arab region.


Member of the Quality Assurance Board of Directors at the Association of Arab Universities.