Faculty Development Program


Faculty Development Unit focusing on offering programs that serves three main areas, Teaching Excellence, Community Services and Research.

Faculty Development Unit responsibilities:

  • Provides a range of workshops for academic staff during the academic year that promotes creativity, high quality teaching experience, participates in community service and acquires new skills in research at COAMS-J
  • provides faculty with a broad range of quality educational opportunities in a flexible, comfortable, and affordable learning environment
  • Determine the needs of the faculty for continued development of teaching, research or service effectiveness.
  • Recognize and promote creativity and effective teaching.
  • Assist faculty in assessing their instructional practice and using that assessment to refine their teaching approaches.
  • Recommending revisions in the annual faculty performance evaluation review process to improve faculty performance through planning, development and evaluation.​

Faculty Development Unit Objectives:

  • Promoting student engagement.
  • Encouraging innovative teaching and learning practices that meet the needs of a diverse student population.     
  • Creating an academically rigorous and relevant learning environment.       
  • Facilitating college-wide commitment that supports access, student development, student success, and academic goal completion.

Resources for Faculty: Teaching aids, research support, etc.
    • SIS
    • SAMS
    • Awn
    • Blackboard
    • Teams
    • Faculty online Learning
    • University research Profile

Faculty Development Program Strategic Plan:

​The comprehensive and ambitious mission of the college is in line with the mission of King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU) which states that; ” To achieve global leadership in health professions with commitment to excellence in research, patient care and community services”.The strategic plan of the colleges is a roadmap for the future of education, research, and patient care, which will continue to direct the college in realizing its aspirations. 

Faculty Development Program: Training, workshops, and seminars.


Faculty Development Program​ Staff:
Dr. Reham Kaifi Chairperson 46268 kaifir@ksau-hs.edu.sa
Dr. Ziyad Al Nufaiei Co-Chairperson 46125 nufaieiz@ksau-hs.edu.sa
Mr. ​Raid Al ZahraniMember46346 Zahranir@ksau-hs.edu.sa
Dr. Ghaidaa Khalifa Member
Dr. Areej Al Yahyawi Member46090 yahyawia@ksau-hs.edu.sa
Dr. Maha Al Qahtani M​ember46067 qahtanima@ksau-hs.edu.sa