Dr. Dwayne McKay

QAHE Honorary Country Advocate, Jamaica

Dr. Dwayne McKay is a highly accomplished and esteemed professional in the field of engineering and education. With a strong educational background and extensive experience, he has made significant contributions to the academic community and the development of quality education in Jamaica.

Education Qualifications:
• Post Doctorate in Industrial Engineering from Atlantic International University (2022 - Present)
• Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from Atlantic International University (2021 - 2022)
• Professional Certificate in Customs Regulation and Documentation from the Management Institute for National Development (2017 - 2018)
• Master of Science Degree in Security Administration and Management from the Caribbean Maritime University (2015 - 2017)
• Post Graduate Diploma in Education and Training from Vocational Training Development Institute (2010 - 2012)
• Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Systems from the Caribbean Maritime Institute (2007 - 2009)
• Certificate in Supervisory Management from the National Development Foundation of Jamaica (2006)
• Associate of Science Degree in Industrial System Operation and Maintenance from the Caribbean Maritime Institute (2001 - 2003)
• Certificate in Autodesk AutoCAD from the Caribbean Maritime Institute (2003)
• NCTVET Certificate in Metal Work Engineering (Level one) from Seaford Town V.T.C (1998 - 1999)
• Caribbean Examination Council 5 Subjects obtained (General Proficiency) from Manning's School (1993 - 1998)

Professional Experience:
• Engineering Lecturer (Part-Time), International University of the Caribbean (January 2014 - Present)
• Engineering Lecturer/Lab Supervisor (Full-Time), Caribbean Maritime University (September 2010 - Present)
• Mechanical Engineering Teacher, St. Andrew Technical High School (September 2008 - August 2010)
• Mechanical Technician, The Jamaica Biscuit Company (April 2005 - September 2008)
• Maintenance Technician, West Best Foods Ltd (August 2003 - January 2005)
• Maintenance Technician, Jamaica Broilers (January 2000 - September 2000)

Dr. McKay has contributed valuable insights to the academic field through his research publications, including:
• "Eliminate Neck Spasm for Good, the Relationship between Neck Spasms Resulting from Daily Activities and the Exercises to Improve Neck Pain" published in the American Academic Scientific Research Journal for Engineering, Technology, and Sciences.
• "Machine Learning" published in the International Journal of Recent Scientific Research.
• "Robotic Process Automation" published in the International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews.
As an advocate for quality education, Dr. McKay was appointed as the Honorary Country Advocate for Jamaica by the International Association for Quality Assurance in Pre-Tertiary & Higher Education (QAHE). In this role, he represents QAHE and contributes to advancing the quality of pre-tertiary and higher education in Jamaica.

Dr. McKay's expertise, dedication, and passion for education make him a highly respected lecturer and advocate for quality assurance in education. His contributions have positively impacted students, institutions, and the overall advancement of engineering and applied technology in Jamaica.