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Ivan Ninov

Area Consultant (Middle-East)

Dr. Ivan Ninov is the Executive Dean of Stenden University of Applied Sciences in Qatar, which is the premier higher education institution for hospitality management, tourism management and international business education in the State of Qatar.  

Dr. Ivan Ninov is the Executive Dean of Stenden University of Applied Sciences in Qatar, which is the premier higher education institution for hospitality management, tourism management and international business education in the State of Qatar.  Prior to joining Stenden Qatar, Dr. Ninov served as Assistant Dean at the Emirates Academy of Hospitality in Dubai, where he developed and implemented the university’s exemplary Quality Assurance system.

Dr. Ninov has extensive international academic and managerial experience, having lived and worked in Europe, the United States, the United Arab Emirates, and Qatar. His main areas of expertise are Strategic Management and Quality Assurance and Improvement.

Throughout his career Dr. Ninov has been involved in numerous research and consultancy projects and has been recognised as a researcher within his field. In addition to this, he serves as a reviewer for academic journals and conferences, and as an external reviewer for hospitality and tourism management programmes.

Dr. Ninov holds a Ph.D. degree in Hospitality Administration and an MSc degree in Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management from Texas Tech University in the USA. He also holds an MSc degree and a BSc degree in Tourism from Sofia University in Bulgaria.

Ivan Ninov

Executive Dean
Stenden University of Applied Sciences
Doha, Qatar

INinov@stenden.edu.qa

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