College / Department

Teaching areas

Financial Accounting, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) & Auditing

Research areas

International Accounting, IFRS, auditing, accounting education


DBA, Mississippi State University, 1982
MBA, University of Texas at Austin, 1979
BA in Commerce, University of Baghdad, 1972

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2008-Current
Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, USA, 1987-2008
Senior Advisor, Iraqi Ministry of Higher Education, Iraq, 2003-2004
Senior Principle, Friedman, Goldberg, Mintz & Kellergis, LLP, USA, 1999-2001


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Association of Certified Fraud Examiners - Illinois CPA Society - National Association of CVA - Institute of Internal Auditors - American Business Council
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