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<ul><li><p>1 </p><p>SHAHWIQAR SHAHIN LinkedIn: </p><p>Web: / </p><p>PROFESSIONAL PROFILE </p><p>Programmes Manager, education consultant and doctoral researcher with a verifiable track record of advising, offering logistical support and developing customised educational programmes. With focuses on leadership, management and community development for local communities, international governments and faith-based centres. </p><p>CAREER SUMMARY </p><p>Al-Rawiya / Rawiya College Apr 2012 Present Director of Operations / Course Coordinator Duties and responsibilities include: Curriculum development and programme/events management; Produced online, offline, digital and print content; Producing lecture series for Rawiya Colleges virtual learning portal; Web development: Installed, configured and training staff to maintain Rawiya Colleges virtual learning portal; Risk assessment: Cash-flow forecasting and identifying benefits and risks for projects and events; </p><p> Malaysian Government1 Mar 2008 Present Course Director / Programme Manager: Leadership and Interfaith training programme Duties and responsibilities include: Negotiating course content and fee for the programme attended by senior federal officers from Malaysia; Budgeting, bookkeeping, international money transfers, PAYE, and producing financial and progress reports (annual </p><p>budget of approximately 200,000); Coordinating and delivering the three-month Leadership and Interfaith programme with programming partners, </p><p>lecturers, apartment service providers and venues; </p><p> Muslim College, London July 2007 Dec 2012 Academic Programme Manager Duties and responsibilities include: Supervised the Muslim Colleges Accreditation with the British Accreditation Council and Accreditation Service for </p><p>International Colleges; Supervised the validation of the colleges post-graduate programme; </p><p>o Link Tutor for Middlesex University; Course coordinator for the colleges MA in Islamic Studies programme and other chaplaincy training programmes; Maintaining the colleges student registry; </p><p> British Home Office/Capacity Builders Capacity Development Officer Duties and responsibilities include: </p><p>2007-2008 </p><p> Developing British mosques capacity development programme; Composing and editing press releases, publicity material, web content and reports; Financial and policy advisor on British Muslim affairs under supervision of the line manager; Fund Raising; Networking and events management; </p><p>VOLUNTARY EXPERIENCE </p><p>University of Cambridge / Coexist Foundation Leadership Programme Sept 2012 Present Faculty Duties and responsibilities include: Faculty and consultant for a leadership training colloquium organised for medium-to-high level British faith </p><p>leaders; Coordinating group exercises (scriptural reasoning and dialogue sessions) and workshops for participants on the </p><p>programme; </p></li><li><p>2 </p><p>EDUCATION </p><p>Research (Ph.D) Sept 2013 Present Heythrop College, University of London </p><p>Abrahamic Religions (MA) Sept 2010 Sept 2012 Heythrop College, University of London </p><p>Executive Education Social Enterprise &amp; Cross-Cultural Dialogue July 2011 Jan 2012 Judge Business School (University of Cambridge) &amp; ESSEC (Paris) </p><p>Islamic Studies (MA) Sept 2005 June 2008 Muslim College, London </p><p>Mathematics (BSc [Hons]) June 1998 June 2002 Kings College London, University of London </p><p>SKILLS &amp; INTERESTS Multilingual: English (native), Hindi/Urdu (conversational), Arabic (intermediate); </p><p> Typing speed: 70-80 words per minute; </p><p> Copywriting &amp; Editing: Over seven years experience. (Online, offline, digital and print); </p><p> Transcription: Transcribing over 300 hours of audio/video to text; </p><p> Proficient in various academic software applications, they include, but not exclusive to: EndNotes, Google Docs, Grammarly, iMindMaps v.7, Prezi, Qualtrics, Rationale 2.0, Survey Monkey, Survey Gizmo, XMind Pro, Zotero; </p><p> Over seven years experience with student management applications. Proficiency in, but not exclusive to: Alma, Blackbaud, Blackboard Learn, Microsoft Access, Moodle; </p><p> Over seven years experience using the following software applications. Proficiency in, but not exclusive to: Autodesk 3D Studio Max, Adobe Creative Suites (CS4-CS6 &amp; CC), Blender Microsoft Office Series (2007-2013 &amp; 365), Cinema 4D, Final Cut Pro, QuarkXPress and Sony Vegas; </p><p> Over seven years experience with IT hardware installation, configuration, overclocking, web development, social media optimisation and network/server configurations. Proficiency in, but not exclusive to: </p><p>o Servers &amp; wired, wireless and virtual networks: SQL Server, Windows Server (2008 R2, 2012, Lync, Project, and SharePoint), VMware, Virtual Box; </p><p>o Web Content Management Systems: Blackboard Learn, Drupel, Joomla, Magento e-Commerce Software, Moodle and WordPress; </p><p>o Programming languages: HTML, CSS, PHP; </p><p> Hobbies: Gymnastics, Taekwondo, Lau Gar Kick Boxing, travelling, weight training and creative writing; </p><p>AWARDS &amp; ACCOLADES </p><p>Ariane de Rothschild Fellowship 2011 Edmond de Rothschild Foundations </p><p>Diploma in Continuing Education in the study of Muslim-Jewish Relations 2008 Woolf Institute, University of Cambridge </p><p>Diploma in Intermediate Literary Arabic 2006 Birkbeck College, University of London </p><p>Diploma in Muslim Philosophy &amp; Theology 2006 Birkbeck College, University of London </p><p>PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS </p><p> Executive Committee member of the World Congress of Faiths 2013 </p><p> Ariane de Rothschild Fellow 2012 </p></li></ul>