Zain Ali

PD&A Program Director

Zain Ali is a clinical professor and program director for problem-based learning (PBL) at University of North Texas. He played an instrumental role in establishing the Project Design and Analysis program at UNT as a consultant before accepting the role of professor.

Zain brings 31 years of cross industry experience by serving over 70 clients in 10 plus countries as a consultant or employee including leadership roles in engineering, operations, sales and technology. He brings real world experience into the classroom with practical application in methodologies and concepts like six sigma, agile, negotiations, communications, teams, etc.

Zain has a BS in Electrical Engineering and MS Industrial Engineering from Wichita State University and pursuing a PhD in Learning Technologies from UNT.