Posted on August 16, 2015

Qatar University (QU) Human Resources (HR) Department opened its faculty orientation event yesterday as part of its annual welcoming events to new faculty to provide them with information about QU, the QU community, and the wider society. Themed “Marhaba”, the 10-day event (August 16-27) will orient over 190 new faculty on faculty-related issues and other settling-in requirements such as immigration, housing, banking, residence permit, Talabati services, health insurance, and other administrative matters.

The first day’s activities drew around 20 new arrivals who were provided with a series of  presentations on the university’s organizational structure, applicable rules and regulations and administrative processes. It also featured a screening of a video produced by QU students to welcome the new faculty. Welcoming the new faculty, QU Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Dr Humaid Al-Midfaa said: “This important event shows the HR Department’s commitment to advancing the university’s mission by providing employees with the opportunities and services that contribute to enhancing their introduction to the organization and their cultural and social adjustment into the country.”Marhaba event welcomes new 2 [].jpg