DR. AHMED MOHAMMAD OBEID GHARAIBEH

ssistant Professor - College of Business & Finance - Banking & Finance Dept.
  • Received his PhD in Accounting and Finance from Hull University, UK.
  • Advises 33 MBA and undergraduate students.
  • Evaluates many academic papers in academic journals.
  • Also is an external examiner of MBA dissertations in many local and International universities.
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BIO DATA

I am a full time Assistant professor at Ahlia University. I commenced my career at Ahlia in September, 2003 as an Assistant professor. I got my Master degree in finance from Saint Louis University (USA) in 1988 after that, I worked as a full time instructor at Yarmouk University (Jordan) for the period from 1988 to 1993. I got my PhD in Accounting and Finance from Hull University, UK, in 1997 after which I worked as an Assistant Professor at Yarmouk University, Jordan from 1997 till August, 31st 2003. I then acted as chairman of the department of Banking and Finance at Yarmouk University from May, 2001 till August, 2003 and also acted as a chairman of the department of Banking and finance at Ahlia University for the period from Sept. 2003 till August 2008. I got a scholarship from Yarmouk University to study my higher education (Master of Finance) in the United States and I received another scholarship from the British Council to study PhD in Accounting and finance in the UK. Currently I am an advisor of 33 MBA and undergraduate students, an evaluator of many academic papers in academic journals, external Examiner of MBA dissertations in many local and International universities. I am an internal examiner of MBA dissertations at Ahlia University, a member of strategic planning Committee (college of Business and Finance), a member of NQF review panel and many other committees at departmental and collegial level.

Supervision

I am now a supervisor of many graduation projects for undergraduate students, and a supervisor of many MBA Dissertations and Projects. I supervised two PhD students through their PhD without residence in connection with Ahlia University’s affiliation with Brunel University UK.

Presentation

  • Conference of “The Investment Environment in the Arab Countries under the Current Economic and Political Changes in the Region” at Yarmouk University (1998). Paper presented: The Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment.
  • Conference of “Finance and Investment Environment (Challenges and New Horizons)” at Yarmouk University (2002). Paper presented: Money Laundry.
  • The International Conference for Economic, Business, and Financial Challenges in MENA &GCC Countries, held in Dead Sea – Jordan from 16-18 May 2012. Paper presented: “Test of Day of the Week effect: The Case of Kuwait Stock Exchange”.

CONTACT DETAILS

17298985 agharaibeh@ahlia.edu.bh

RESEARCH AREAS

Publications

  • DR. AHMED MOHAMMAD OBEID GHARAIBEH

TEACHING areas


  • Banking and finance 

  • Accounting and Economics 

  • Management

  • Banking

  • Portfolio management 

  • Financial management