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Dr. Sharifa Al Harthy

a Senior Planning and study specialist in the department of Planning & Studies of The Research Council.

Dr. Sharifa Al Harthy

Sharifa is currently a Senior Planning and study specialist in the department of Planning & Studies of The Research Council. She received her PhD degree from Manchester Institutes for Research Innovation in Entrepreneurial education and Entrepreneurial Environment and Policy Considerations, Manchester Business school, University of Manchester, United Kingdom. She has a Master’s degree in Human Resource Development from, University of Huddersfield United Kingdom. In addition, she has several professional certificates in management consultancy, project management, and entrepreneurship.

 

During her work in TRC since 2007, Sharifa has contributed as a key member in the development of National Research Strategy with international consultancy company (CRA). She also worked as the Project Director in the formulation of National Innovation Strategy (2015-2016).

 

Sharifa has contributed in developing several innovation programs within TRC such as Educational Innovation Assistant program, Academic Innovation Assistant Program, social Innovation Assistant Program, National Competition of Eco-house, and the National Database of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) indicators.

 

Sharifa participated on several national strategic studies with the local academic and the public sector such as the Ministry of education, Ministry of Higher Education, Sultan Qaboos University and private universities. In addition, Sharifa participated in many international, regional, and national workshops, scientific seminars, and conferences.  

 

Sharifa’s published several research papers in her research interest areas which includes innovation policy, entrepreneurial education, academic entrepreneurship, socio-economic development, and sustainability research.