MBA, PhD, P. Eng.
Dr. Chehra Aboukinane is a professional engineer with more than 20 years of experience in consulting, academic research and teaching in the areas of Project Management, Information Technology, and Sciences and Engineering. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Systems Engineering, Executive MBA from Simon Fraser University and a PhD with a research focus on adult learning from Texas A&M University.
Prior to coming to British Columbia, she worked as an engineering consultant at Parsons Corporation in Austin, Texas. She then joined academia as a visiting professor at El Akhawayn University and A&V Institute in Morocco where she directed major research projects and partnerships. She also acted as a technical and program director at Global Innovative campus for more than 4 years. Dr. Aboukinane is currently a visiting faculty at Simon Fraser University Beedie School of Business and the Dean of the Bachelor of Administration Program at Acsenda School of Management.