Dr Justin Fenech graduated from the University of Malta as a Doctor of Laws (LLD). During his student years he was elected as President of the Kunsill Studenti Universitarji (KSU) and as Chairperson of the European Students Union (ESU).
Dr. Fenech has given keynote speeches at conferences organised by the European Commission, UNESCO, OECD amongst others. He authored two articles on quality assurance in ICT Enhanced Learning: “E-Learning: A means to what end?” – published by the European Commission; “ELearning: How can we achieve an effective and Qualitative Learning Experience?” – published by VU University Press, Amsterdam. He also oversaw the creation of European Register of Quality Assurance Agencies (EQAR) as a member of the E4 group and was commissioned by UNESCO to produce a research document on the use of the UNESCO/OECD Guidelines for Quality in Cross-border Higher Education. He has authored a series of articles on the Bologna Process for use on a national and European level. Dr. Fenech also developed a quantitative methodology for stakeholder analysis and sustainability planning, based on best practice from the World Health Organisation and the World Trade Organisation.
Dr. Fenech is currently a qualified Notary Public, Managing Director of the Knowledge Innovation Centre and Deputy Mayor of the locality of Swieqi (Malta).