Abdulaziz Bin-Taleb

Assistant Professor at College of Education, King Saud University. 

In 2005, Dr. BinTaleb earned a Ph.D. from The University of Texas at Austin, USA.  For two years (2006-2007), he had worked as an advisor with the Ministry of Higher Education. In 2008, he was appointed to work at the Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission (SACM) in Australia, where he was appointed as Academic Director for Victoria State. He later held the position of Deputy Attaché for Academic Affairs for two years. After that, he was commissioned as the Saudi Cultural Attaché in Australia. During his tenure (9/2012-9/2016), he led SACM's strategic initiatives to build bilateral cultural and educational bridges between Saudi Arabia and Australia.  

Dr. BinTaleb authored the book “The Upcoming Oil”– a book highlighting the issue of investment in education and the book "Studying Abroad"– a reference book for students and concerned parties. Besides these books, he published some researchers and essays.  

He represented the country in several cultural and academic events and participated in many local and international conferences and forums.        

His research interests include: strategic planning, Saudi Vision 2030, Investment in education, Knowledge based economy, International education, Curriculum and Instruction, Islamic education, Ethical education, Teacher preparation, Learning design.  

He is a member of Saudi Association for education & Psychology GESTEN, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), and a lifetime member of Texas Exes.