International
Council on Education for Teaching

Improving educational experiences and outcomes in all parts of the world

Board of Directors

Board of Directors Executive Committee

President
James O'Meara (through World Assembly 2017)
Professor, Associate Dean, National-Louis University
USA

Board Chairperson
David Mandzuk (through World Assembly 2017)
Dean, University of Manitoba
Canada

 

Chairperson-Elect of the Board
Reyes Quezada (through to World Assembly 2017)
Associate Professor, University of San Diego
USA

Immediate Past-Board Chairperson         
Maria Assuncao Flores (through World Assembly 2017)
Associate Professor, University of Minho
Portugal
 

Regional Vice President Africa 

Maropeng Modiba (through to World Assembly 2018)
University of Johannesburg
South Africa


Regional Vice President Arab States

Vacant

Regional Vice President-Australia / Asia / Pacific
Diane Cullen (through 2017 WA)
Australian Catholic University
Australia


Regional Vice President Latin America and the Caribbean
Dr Martha Prata-Linhares (through 2016 WA)
Universidade Federal Do Triângulo Mineiro
Brazil

Regional Vice President-North America

Reyes Quezada (through to World Assembly 2017)
Associate Professor, University of San Diego
USA


Regional Vice President-Europe          
Roman Švaricek (through to World Assembly 2018)
Masaryk University
Czech Republic
 


Board of Directors

Africa
Joseph Divala
University of Johannesburg
South Africa

Australia / Asia / Pacific

Mr Dequan Li (through World Assembly 2017)
Consultant UNESCO's Institute of Rural Education
China 

Dr Tony Cree (through to World Assembly 2017)
Chairman Aboriginal Literacy Foundation
Australia 

Jedd Bartlett (through to World Assembly 2017)
Core Education New Zealand 
New Zealand

Professor Mohandas Menon (through to World Assembly 2017)
Assistant Vice-Chancellor Wawasan Open University
Malaysia       

Europe

Dr. Laila Niklasson (through to World Assembly 2018)
Mälardalen University
Sweden
 
Arab States
Otherine Johnson Neisler 
Senior Research Consultant, Sultan Qaboos University
Oman

North America
  

Latin America  and the Caribbean
Maria da Graça Mizukami (through to World Assembly 2018)
Presbyterian University Mackenzie & Federal University of São Carlos
Brazil

Dr. Carol Hordatt Gentles (through to World Assembly 2018)
University of the West Indies
Jamaica

Ex Officio (Limit of 5)
Dr. Tony Murphy (through to World Assembly 2019)
Director, The GLOBE Program, UCAR,
USA

Marilyn Leask (through to World Assembly 2019)
Chair. Mapping Educational Specialist Know How (MESH)
UK

 Mr James Noble Rogers (through to World Assembly 2019)
 Executive Director of the Universities Council for the Education of
 Teachers (UCET)
 
 UK
 

Emeritus Board Members

Africa
Therese Tchombe Cameroon
 

Arab States
Abdullah Al-Kobaisi, Saudi Arabia
Kamal Dawani, Jordan
Majed Abu-Jaber, Jordan
Mohammed Eltahir Osman, Oman
HonorableThuwayba Al-Barwani,Oman
Mohammed El-Shibiny, Egypt
Honorable Rawia Al Busaidy, Oman


Australia / Asia / Pacific
Nittaya Passornsiri, Thailand
Pehin Abu Bakar Apong, Brunei
Pehin Aziz Umar, Brunei
Tony Townsend, Australia
Sim Wong-Kooi, Australia
Wei-Fan Kuo, Korea
Wichit Srisa-An,Thailand
Yumiko Ono, Japan



 


 

 

Europe
Maria Flores Portugal
Margery McMahon Scotland
Ivan Reid, United Kingdom


Latin America  and the Caribbean
Beatrice Avalos, Chile
Heitor Gurgulino de Souza, Brazil
Maria Marta Pajuelo, Peru
Nelly Alliota Maia, Brazil
Sónia Nogueira, Brazil


North America
Darrel Bloom, USA
Paula Cordeiro, USA
Mahmoud Fahmy USA
Mary Futrell, USA
Valerie-Dawn Girhiny, Canada
David Imig, USA
Elaine Jarchow, USA
Russell Leskiw, Canada
James O'Meara, USA
Murray Scharf, Canada
Teresa Trimarco, USA
Shirley Van Nuland, Canada