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 (5-Year Term)
James O'Meara (through World Assembly 2022)
Professor, Dean, Texas A&M International 
USA

Board Chairperson (2-Year Term)
Reyes Quezada (through to World Assembly 2019)
Professor, University of San Diego
USA

 

Chairperson-Elect of the Board
Vacant

Immediate Past-Board Chairperson         
David Mandzuk (through World Assembly 2019)
Dean, University of Manitoba
Canada

Regional Vice President Africa 

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


Regional Vice President Arab States

Mohammed Eltahir Osman
Sultan Qaboos University
Oman (Second Term-through to World Assembly 2018)

Regional Vice President-Australia / Asia / Pacific
Diane Cullen (through 2019 WA)
Australian Catholic University
Australia


Regional Vice President Latin America and the Caribbean
Dr Martha Prata-Linhares (Second Term-through 2020 WA)
Universidade Federal Do Triângulo Mineiro
Brazil

Regional Vice President-North America

Vacant


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


Board of Directors (3-Year Term)

Africa
Joseph Divala (through World Assembly 2019)
University of Johannesburg
South Africa

Australia / Asia / Pacific
 Vacant      

Europe

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

North America
   Vacant

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

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

Ex Officio (Limit of 5)

Mapping Educational Specialist Know How (MESH)
UK ( First Term- through to World Assembly 2019)

 Universities Council for the Education of Teachers (UCET) 
 UK (First Term- through to World Assembly 2019)

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education 
(First Term- through to World Assembly 2021) 

 

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