Dr. Wejdan Abu-Elhaija received her B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan and PhD degree in electrical machines from Queen University of Belfast, UK. In 2000, she joined the Department of Electronics Engineering, Princess Sumaya University for Technology, as an Assistant Professor. She has been promoted to Associate Professor in 2006. She held the position of President’s Assistant for quality Assurance during 2007-2010. In September 2009, she was appointed Head of the Electronics Engineering Department and became Dean of Electrical Engineering School in September 2011. Her research interests are primarily in the field of electrical machines and drives.