Scholar Profile: Rhonda Jaipaul-O' Garro


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Dr. Rhonda Jaipaul-O' Garro

Not Applicable University Director, Marketing & Communications Active (868) 662-2002 EXT. 82316 Check out my Website!
Biography/Responsibilities/Duties:

Rhonda Jaipaul-O’Garro is a marketing and communications professional with almost two decades of experience in higher education. She is currently the University Director, Marketing & Communications at The University of the West Indies. She holds a PhD in Business Administration, and is both a Fulbright Scholar (2013-2014) and Chevening Scholar (2003-2004). In addition to her administrative and academic/research work, she maintains a public service portfolio as a member of the Board of Governors of the National Institute of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (NIHERST), established as a statutory body by Republic of Trinidad and Tobago Act No. 20 of 1984, now Chapter 39:58. In February 2020 Dr. Jaipaul-O'Garro was appointed to the UWI COVID-19 Task Force.

Research Interests

  1. Social Commerce
  2. Social Networking
  3. Public Relations in Higher Education
  4. Reputation Building
  5. Marketing & Communications

Research Activity

  1. [Journal Article]

    The Global Concept of Public Relations in Higher Education more..

    2005

    Rhonda Jaipaul-O' Garro

    Jaipaul-O’Garro, Rhonda

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  2. [Journal Article]

    Reconceptualizing Determinants of Consumer Attitudes Toward Social Commerce Sites more..

    2020

    Rhonda Jaipaul-O' Garro

    Pacheco, Barney G and Jaipaul-O’Garro, Rhonda

    COMPLETED

  3. [Journal Article]

    Exploring the world through servant leadership more..

    Rhonda Jaipaul-O' Garro

    Jaipaul-O’Garro, Rhonda

    COMPLETED

  4. [Masters thesis]

    Higher Education Public Relations more..

    2004

    Rhonda Jaipaul-O' Garro

    Jaipaul-O'Garro, Rhonda

    COMPLETED

Public Service

  1. [Public or Community Service]

    Member, UWI COVID-19 Task Force (February 2020-present) more..

    February 2020

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  2. [Public or Community Service]

    Observer at The Caribbean Returning Nationals Foundation’s (CRN) Challenge Cup-Caribbean more..

    2016

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  3. [Public or Community Service]

    Member The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program Alumni more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  4. [Public or Community Service]

    The UWI, St. Augustine Campus 2015 Graduation Ceremonies (Faculty of Medical Sciences) - Assistant more..

    2015

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  5. [Public or Community Service]

    Member US Department of State International Exchange Alumni more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  6. [Public or Community Service]

    Editorial Advisory team for The UWI Family Development Centre’s publications more..

    2013 & 2015

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  7. [Public or Community Service]

    Member, Membership Sub-committee, International Association of Business Communicators, Trinidad & Tobago Chapter more..

    2010-2011

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  8. [Public or Community Service]

    Member Finance & Investment Sub-committee, Board of Governors, NIHERST more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  9. [Public or Community Service]

    Member Board of Governors, NIHERST more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  10. [Public or Community Service]

    Member Parent Teacher Network Trinity College East more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  11. [Public or Community Service]

    Member University School Association more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  12. [Public or Community Service]

    Member Marketing & Communications Sub-committee, Board of Governors, more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  13. [Public or Community Service]

    Member Communications Sub-committee, International Association of Business Communicators, Trinidad & Tobago Chapter, 2006-7 more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

Education and Training

  1. [Education and Training]

    PhD Business Administration – Marketing Specialization more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

  2. [Education and Training]

    MA Public Communication & Public Relations (With Distinction) more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

  3. [Education and Training]

    BSc Management Studies – Specialization in Marketing (With First Class Honours) more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

Memberships

  1. [Membership]

    Member Association of Caribbean Higher Education Administrators more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

  2. [Membership]

    Member American Marketing Association more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

  3. [Membership]

    Member Association for Information Systems more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

  4. [Membership]

    Member Council for the Advancement & Support of Education more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

  5. [Membership]

    Member American Management Association more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

  6. [Membership]

    Member Public Relations Society of America more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

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