Feb 24 2011
NYIT Appoints Associate Director of Alumni and Employer Relations in Bahrain
Manama, Bahrain (Feb. 24, 2011) – New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has named Amal Osama Al Dallal (B.S. ’08, M.B.A. ’10) as the new Associate Director of Alumni and Employer Relations at its Manama, Bahrain, campus.
Al Dallal will oversee the newly established Office of Career Services and Alumni Affairs in NYIT-Bahrain, where she will strengthen bonds with students and alumni while expanding the network of potential employers for NYIT graduates. She will also plan special events and projects to assist students with job placement in Bahrain and abroad.
“New York Institute of Technology is a well-known and prestigious university, and this role proves that we continue to evolve in our services to our students and graduates,” explained Al Dallal. “I hope that the new Office of Career Services and Alumni Affairs in Bahrain sheds light on NYIT’s utmost dedication to its alumni, students, and their employers,” she added.
Al Dallal will work closely with Dorothy Milligan Lewis, dean of NYIT-Bahrain, as well as coordinate efforts with NYIT’s New York campuses through John Hyde, dean of career services, and Joseph Fortine, director of alumni relations.
“As a graduate of NYIT, Amal is sensitive to the needs of students who will be and are looking for employment and advancing their careers,” said Hyde. “She brings great energy and passion to her new role and will be a wonderful addition to the team in Bahrain.”
Al Dallal joins NYIT after working as a human resources manager for Al Dallal Medical Complex, a 24-hour emergency clinic in Bahrain. While there, she managed staffing and daily administration, while also representing the clinic to pharmaceutical and insurance representatives from Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, the Philippines, and Saudi Arabia. She is fluent in English, Arabic, and Farsi.
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in more than 90 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has more than 15,000 students attending campuses on Long Island and Manhattan, online, and at its global campuses. NYIT sponsors 11 NCAA Division II programs and one Division 1 team.
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