Dr Zuwaina bint Saleh Al Maskari
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Dr Zuwaina bint Saleh Al Maskari

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Dr. Zuwaina works for the Ministry of Education, Sultanate of Oman, as the Director General of ‘The Center of Educational Assessment and Measurement’ (CEAM). She has obtained her PhD in Education in the University of Liverpool in UK.
 
Her career started when she joined the Ministry of Education as Mathematics curriculum officer in 1990. Then she has held several positions, she was promoted to the post of Deputy Director of the Department of Development of Mathematics and Science Curricula. After this experience, she took over the post of Director of the Department. Later, she was promoted to the post of Deputy Director General of Curricula Development, and thus she became in charge of many curricula departments. Few years later, she was promoted to the post as a Director General of the General Directorate of Educational Evaluation. The scope of her work covered many areas related to educational evaluation.  She has been working as the National Research Coordinator (NRC) of the international studies: TIMSS, PIRLS, and TEDS-M. She is the representative of the Ministry of Education in the IEA membership. In 2019 she was elected to IEA Standing Committee. Dr. Zuwaina, was assigned to manage the office of establish the Center for Educational Assessment and Measurement (CEAM), this project directed by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said. In early September 2021, after the restructuring of the MOE organization, Dr. Zuwaina, was appointed as a Director General of the Center for Educational Assessment and Measurement (CEAM).
Dr. Zuwaina has participated in many national, regional, and international conferences and symposiums by presenting many papers in education mostly, in the field of curricula and evaluation.
 
Dr. Zuwaina chairs several central committees within the Sultanate of Oman.  She is also a member of many national, regional and international committees and teams (a member of the International Committee of Experts (UNESCO), a member of the supervisory committee for large-scale studies (ILSA’s) in the Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States etc...). Dr. Zuwaina was also a member and founder of the National Team of Mathematics Experts at Sultan Qaboos University. Moreover, a Member of the Advisory Committee of the College of Science at Sultan Qaboos University. And a member of the Board of Trustees of Al-Sahwa Schools, etc…). Dr. Zuwaina participated in many national studies.