Dr. Mumtaz is an Assistant Professor at the University of Wollongong in Dubai. She is a highly qualified academic, having been bestowed a number of awards and recognitions throughout her time at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), including a Gold Medal for her MBA (scoring 99.47 in the National Percentile test of MBA’s conducted by the All India Management Association, a ranking comprising of candidates from various management colleges across India).
Dr. Mumtaz currently teaches modules on organizational behavior and a range of electives focusing on Human Resource Management. She treats her lectures as the motivating starting point to encourage students to explore a subject in greater depth. She aims to encourage a lot of class interaction, triggering discussions that capitalize on the rich experiences of UOWD’s diverse student base.
Prior to joining UOWD, Dr. Mumtaz enjoyed a broad range of academic, academic administrative, and corporate roles. Her corporate experience includes three years in a management position at Allahabad Bank, one of India’s largest and oldest nationalized banks. Focusing on improving the organizations’ efficiency through computerization, Dr. Mumtaz was selected to represent the business at IRDRBT – a prestigious institute set up by the Reserve Bank of India to provide state-of-the-art training to all nationalized banks.
She has also had stints at IMT University Dubai as Registrar, responsible for the operational needs of the institute and achieving academic accreditation for the University’s MBA program. Dr. Mumtaz has also had the privilege of working with a range of Dubai’s other top universities as a specialist Human Resource Management faculty member.