The Team

Nizar Jawhar,
Director of University Statistics for Academic Affairs

nj02@aub.edu.lb

Brings a wealth of administrative experience and a critical understanding of AUB’s enrollment issues. As the director of ESMU, he:

  • Performs analytical studies in support of administration decision making in areas such as enrollment management, faculty productivity, cost of instruction, ranking student retention and success,

  • Implements AUB admission policy in support of rendering admissions decisions,

  • Oversees the maintenance of the Institutional Research data warehouse; assures the integrity of all data captures and programmatic development,

  • Serves on AUB’s Executive Admissions Committee.




Jean Abi Saab
Senior Research Analyst 

 ja65@aub.edu.lb

Brings advanced research techniques to bear in all areas of enrollment management, including admissions, financial aid, retention and graduation. As a data scientist, he:

  • Assists the director in providing enhanced approaches to data analysis, trend analysis and forecasting methods, ​

  • Supports the operational and planning functions of the Enrollment Statistics and Management Unit,

  • Provides academic affairs statistics and reports needed for the Provost office,

  • Provides leadership in identifying data and business need and directing software solutions to meet those needs,

  • Serves on IT committees to increase the flexibility of student information system and institutional reporting.




Hiba El Khatib
Data Management Specialist

he55@aub.edu.lb

Maintains a database that supports the mission of the office and serve as a specialist in information delivery to all units on campus, academic and administrative. As a database administrator, she:

  • Manages and administers an Oracle database server including the automation of data processing and report production

  • Handles all data generation tasks including dashboards, CDS and other surveys,

  • Delivers Business Intelligence solutions, through the expansion of a data warehouse and the creation of data marts,

  • Conducts ad-hoc and routine BI reporting.