Dr Abulrub is a member of the Cabot Institute for the Environment at the University of Bristol exploring entrepreneurial business models and enabling digital technologies to advance sustainable decentralised energy systems. He is a Chartered Engineer CEng with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) where he is appointed as Professional Review Interviewer for the award of professional CEng status in the UK. He is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and is an assessor for the award of HEA Fellowship status.
With expertise in designing industry related professional CPD courses and interdisciplinary postgraduate programmes. Dr Abulrub is currently a Director of Engineering Management Programme in the School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Bristol, UK. Furthermore, He was a Board Member for the Chartered Management Institute and was a member of Corporate Advisory Group for the Association of Project Management, both in the Southwest region, UK. He served as a director of a renewable energy enterprise in the UK.
Dr Abulrub teaching, and research activities focuses on the innovation, sustainability, digital technology, and entrepreneurship. He has numerous international publications and conducted various international workshops and training seminars in professional development and knowledge transfer in the UK and the Middle East.
He holds a PhD in Engineering and an Executive MBA from the University of Bath for which he received two reputable awards from the IMechE, UK and the School of Management, University of Bath.