Samit Lotlikar, IR Manager

Samit joined Zayed University in 2002 and served in the Information Technology Department on various roles before joining Institutional Research. His expertise and experience in developing and implementing various system at the University are of immense value to the Institutional research department.


Priyanka Koshy Samuel, Senior IR Analyst

Priyanka joined Zayed University in July 2018 with more than 5 years of experience in institutional research at Khalifa University. She is primarily responsible for reporting of the institutional data and performing data analysis to provide information for assessment, planning and institutional decision making. Priyanka manages the data requests from the government entities (CHEDS, MOE, CPC, ADEK) and other external stakeholders that includes the ranking bodies (QS, THE) and MENA benchmark. She develops reports in Cognos that is customized to the needs of the office.


Rana Sawalha, IR Research and Information Coordinator

Rana joined the Office of Institutional Research at Zayed University in September 2015. As a Research and Information Coordinator, Rana is responsible, among other things, for data analysis, course evaluations and surveys. She is passionate about technology, learning and professional development as well as professional and social networking.


Sheila Tomas, Administrative Officer

Sheila joined Zayed University in 2010 and provides support to the Manager of Institutional Research.  Sheila maintains and manages all records and documentation regarding important IR-led initiatives pertaining but not limited to building online surveys, and generate various reports.  She also administers faculty activity reporting system necessary to address daily College maintenance concerns.