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Marsha S. Pabarue

marsha pabarue 128pxLecturer in Research and Human Resource Management

Academic Areas: Human Resource Management, Organisational Leadership & Research

Teaching Statement

Marsha Pabarue currently serves as an Education Sponsor for the Seventh-day Adventist church. She currently works with graduate and under-graduate students pursuing degrees in the areas of education and business. As a practitioner and facilitator of learning, the aim is to allow for practical application to the theories presented in class. She also spends hours outside of scheduled class time to advise, mentor and coach students.


Marsha Pabarue joined the adjunct faculty of the University College of the Caribbean in Spring 2016. She is an Assistant Professor of Educational Administration and Leadership in the Department of Graduate Education and Leadership at Northern Caribbean University. Her current research examines the nine characteristics of a highly performing school in central Manchester. Dr. Pabarue received her Doctor of Education degree in Education with an emphasis in Organisational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University. She also earned a Master of Science in Human Resource Management from same and Bachelor Degrees from Northern Caribbean University. She has been an educator for over fifteen years and has worked from the elementary to tertiary levels. She has also conducted workshops on Organisation Synergy and Action Research. She worked at Nova Southeastern’s College of Pharmacy with faculty in the field of Socio-behavioural and Administrative Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Pharmacy Practice. There she facilitated students from countries such as Ghana, Zimbabwe, India, Bangladesh, Trinidad and Tobago, Japan, and Taiwan. Dr. Pabarue was also an adjunct professor in the Department of Business at City College in Fort Lauderdale.

Academic Degrees

EdD, Nova Southeastern University, 2011

MSc, Nova Southeastern University, 2005

BSc, Northern Caribbean University, 2001

BSc, Northern Caribbean University, 1995

Professional Experience

Assistant Secretary of Faculty Senate, Northern Caribbean University-Present

Chair Research Committee, College of Education and Leadership, Northern Caribbean University- Present

Member of the Institutional Review Board, Northern Caribbean University- Present

Member of Curriculum Committee, College of Education and Leadership, Northern Caribbean University- Present

Courses taught

Industrial Relations 2015 - Present
Foundations of Educational Research 2012- 2013
Proposal Writing in Research 2012 - Present
Human Resource Administration 2012 - Present
Foundations of Curriculum Development 2013 - Present
Quantitative Research Methods 1 2013 - Present
Financial Planning and Management in Education 2015 – Present
Issues in Leadership Foundations 2014 - Present
Publications/Articles Written/Research/Case Studies

The Effects of Family Background on Grade Six Achievement Test (Dissertation)
The Effects of Homicides and Economics on Human and Social Biology: A Mental Health Challenge for a Society? Paul Andrew Bourne, Angela Hudson-Davis, Charlene Sharpe-Pryce, Cynthia Francis, Ikhalfani Solan, Dadria Lewis, Vivienne L. Quarrie, Marsha Pabarue, Shirley Nelson, Rachael Irving, Howard Anderson
Organisational Membership/Service to the Profession - Society for Human Resource Management & Kappa Delta Pi Omega Theta Chapter