I would like to thank you for visiting my web site. I have been teaching for the past 15 years  in Australia and Qatar.  During my  teaching career, I have taught  Financial Derivatives,  Insurance and Risk Management, Investment and Risk Management, Islamic Banking and Finance, Corporate Financial Management, Financial Institutions and Markets , International Finance, Financial Market analysis , and Business Mathematics. I have been teaching at Qatar University since 2007. My research Interests include Ownership structure, capital structure, firm performance and Logit and Probit models with both cross section and panel data, Investment Decisions, Stock Market Performance, Risk Management, Credit Management, Default Risk Modeling, Islamic Banking and Financing, and Economic growth. My business experience includes work as a head of investment unit managing portfolio in Switzerland, a credit officer, a risk analyst, and a foreign currency and facilities department officer. Thank you again for your kind visit, and accept my best regards.

  • Aug,20162014

    Head of Finance and Economics Department

    College of Business and Economics, Qatar University, Qatar.

  • 20142013

    Acting Head of Finance and Economics Department

    College of Business and Economics, Qatar University, Qatar.

  • 20132007

    Assistant Professor of Finance

    College of Business and Economics, Qatar University, Qatar.

  • 20072005

    Lecturer

    School of Economics and Finance, University of Western Sydney (UWS), Australia.

  • Ph.D 2007

    Ph.D. in Finance

    University of Western Sydney, Australia

  • Master of Commerce 2003

    Master of Commerce (Honours)

    University of Western Sydney, Australia

  • Master of Applied Finance 2002

    Master of Applied Finance

    University of Western Sydney

  • Bachelor of Administrative Sciences (Finance & Banking) 1996

    Bachelor of Administrative Sciences (Finance & Banking)

    Yarmouk University, Jordan

  • 2013
    MCGRAW-HILL Distinguished Paper Award From SWDSI, USA.