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University of Bradford appoints new Associate Deans

Published: 05/09/2017

The University of Bradford has appointed Professor Amir M. Sharif and Professor Dilek Önkal as Associate Deans in its Faculty of Management and Law.

Professor Sharif joined the University on 1 August as Associate Dean (International) and Professor in Circular Economy, whilst Professor Önkal joined the University on 1 September as Associate Dean (Research and Knowledge Transfer) and Professor in Decision and Organisational Science.

Professor Sharif, a previous Head of Brunel Business School, will help develop and grow the reach and quality of international partnerships, student mobility and transnational education. Amir has held a number of academic leadership positions previously and prior to academia, Amir enjoyed an extensive and successful career in the commercial world working with many leading global firms such as JPMorgan, UBS Investment Bank, KPMG, BAE Systems, Sony, and the BBC.

Joining Professor Sharif at the University, Professor Önkal has been teaching statistics, forecasting, decision and organisational science at undergraduate, MBA, Executive MBA and PhD levels. She has taught extensively in the US, UK and Turkey. She has also worked as a Director of the International Institute of Forecasters, as well as a member of the Bloomberg Insight Exchange (previously known as Bloomberg Businessweek Markets Advisory Board).

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