Dr. Samarji is a Visiting Scholar at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD). Prior to joining UOWD, Dr. Samarji held a number of leadership positions across higher education and professional institutions in Lebanon and Australia. His expertise is in the areas of forensic science and medical education, math education, STEAM education, distance education, internationalization of the curriculum, and educational leadership.
In his ongoing research and continuous inquiry into forensic science education, Dr. Samarji pays particular attention towards generating deeper understandings about the ontology and epistemology of forensic science and employing such understandings in shaping effective curricular and pedagogical approaches for the learning and teaching of and training in forensic science and forensic medicine.
Dr. Samarji was appointed the Vice President of the Mathematical Association of Victoria (MAV) between 2011 and 2015. Currently, he is an education consultant to a number of associations and academies.