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Ruby Alleyne

Dr. Ruby Alleyne

Dr. Ruby S. Alleyne is Vice-President, Quality Assurance and Institutional Effectiveness at the University of Trinidad and Tobago. She holds a PhD in Education from the University of the West Indies and her areas of specialisation are higher education administration and organisation development. Dr Alleyne has played a significant role in the development of quality assurance and accreditation systems in the Caribbean for many years. She served as the first Executive Director of the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT) from 2005 to 2009 and has provided technical assistance and training to national accreditation bodies and government ministries throughout CARICOM. Dr Alleyne served as President of the Caribbean Area Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (CANQATE) 2013 – 2015, Vice-President, Accreditation Activities of the Caribbean Accreditation Council for Engineering and Technology (CACET); and is currently a member of the Commonwealth of Learning Transnational Qualifications Framework Management Committee (TQFMC). Also a lecturer and a researcher, she is the Chairperson of the National Training Agency (NTA) of Trinidad and Tobago.