Master of Education - MEd, Curriculum and Instruction, University of South Florida (Tampa, FL, USA)


Joshua Kolapo is an Instructor at the College of Interdisciplinary Studies at Zayed University since 2022. He was working with the University College, ZU since 2019, before joining CIS. Prior to ZU he worked at the University of California Santa Barbara focusing on curriculum development for their transfer student residential program. He has teaching experience at universities in the UAE, USA, and Vietnam. He has certifications in TESOL, Global Business, Hospitality and Tourism Management from Universities in the US. His research interest focuses on cultural entrepreneurship, male leadership, first-year experience and cultural identity. He is currently pursuing his PhD in Education.


Dubai Academic City, E-L2-045

Teaching Areas

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Research Methodologies
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Strategic Learning and Growth
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • First Year Success
  • West African Dance