Matthew A. Gilbert



Matthew A. Gilbert, MBA is an American teacher and trainer with more than 25 years of experience writing, speaking, and consulting. After teaching extensively across Southern California, he embraced an expat opportunity in Dubai, United Arab Emirates where he educates undergraduates at the American University in the Emirates. Guided by the motto “learn continuously, live generatively” he develops undergraduate and graduate courses in communication, management, and marketing for delivery on campus, online, and in blended learning environments. Leveraging active learning strategies, he also facilitates corporate training on business writing, creativity and innovation, and emotional intelligence for entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 employee, and government officials. Balancing theory and reality, his research interests intersect humanity, industry, and technology; he has published his research in books, book chapters, case studies, conference proceedings and publications, and peer-reviewed journals. When asked why teaching is his tenure he explains, “education empowers me to shape the lives of others while giving my life greater meaning.”

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