College / Department

Teaching areas

Financial and managerial accounting, and accounting for governments and not-for-profit organizations, for both undergraduate and MBA/EMBA

Research areas

Managerial accounting, financial accounting, international listing of shares, financial disclosure, corporate governance, earnings management, Islamic versus conventional institutions, and financial analysts' activities


PhD, Lancaster University, UK, 2004
MSc Accounting and Finance, Essex University, UK, 2000

Professional experience

Assistant Professor, American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2006-2011
Visiting Research Fellow, Lancaster University, UK, 2006-2008
Assistant Professor, University of Bath, UK, 2004-2006
Lancaster University, UK, 2002-2004
Editorial board member, International Journal of Behavioural Accounting and Finance:


British Accounting Association (BAA), 2004-Current
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