Dr. Mahmoud is an Assistant Professor of Economics and the Director of Center for Entrepreneurship at the College of Business and Economics, Qatar University.

He has a PhD in Taxation Policy from the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia in 2011. Whilst studying, he has worked as an Associate Lecturer of Economics at the School of Economics, UNSW, teaching a variety of economic courses, namely macroeconomics, microeconomics and quantitative analysis. He has a Master degree in Taxation Policy and Management from Keio University (Tokyo- Japan) in 2004, as a World Bank Scholar from April 2002 to March 2004.  He held a position as a Tax Officer with the Egyptian Tax Authority since 1995 to date (currently on unpaid leave). Dr. Mahmoud has published a number of publications, book, book chapters and articles in referred international journals in the areas of taxation and development.

  • Ph.D. 2011

    Ph.D. in Taxation Policy (Economics of Taxation)

    University of New South Wales, Australia

  • Master 2004

    Master degree in Taxation Policy, (Economics of Taxation)

    Keio University, Japan

  • Graduate Diploma 1999

    Graduate Diploma in Taxation

    Ain Shams University, Egypt

  • Bachelor 1991

    Bachelor degree in Commerce (Major in Accounting)

    Helwan University, Egypt

  • Present2013

    Assistant Professor of Economics & Director of Center for Entrepreneurship

    College of Business and Economics, Qatar University

  • 20132010

    Planning Expert

    Ministry of Economy and Commerce, Qatar

  • 20102007

    Associate Lecturer

    School of Economics, The University of New South Wales

  • Present1995

    Tax Officer

    Egyptian Tax Authority, Ministry of Finance

  • 2002/2004
    The Joint Japan /World Bank Graduate Scholarship
    The Joint Japan /World Bank Graduate Scholarship 2002/2004 to pursue a Master Degree in Taxation Policy and Management at Keio University, Tokyo, Japan.
  • 2006/2010
    The University of New South Wales (UNSW) International Postgraduate Award (UIPA scholarship)
    The University of New South Wales (UNSW) International Postgraduate Award (UIPA scholarship) to study PhD in Business Law and Taxation (Taxation Policy) from 2006/2010. Sydney, Australia.