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Ms. Zakeya Redha Sanad

Lecturer/Quality Assurance Coordinator in the College of Business & Finance, Accounting Finance and Banking Dept.

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Zakeya Redha Sanad is an Accounting lecturer in the Accounting, Finance and Banking Department. She joined Ahlia University in 2013. She got her master’s degree from Ahlia University and currently she is pursuing her Ph.D. from Brunel University, UK.

Zakeya is interested in financial accounting in general and in corporate governance, earnings management, fraud detection using machine learning and internet financial reporting in particular. She has an increasing involvement in publication. Recently she has published different papers related to corporate governance and internet financial reporting in well-known journals. Her recent research interest is related to the influence of gender diversity on corporate boards effectiveness as well fraud detection and data mining.

She is a member of the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA), British Academy of Management (BAM), UK, and Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS). She is also a reviewer in Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal and Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCIBD1), The Big Data-Driven Digital Economy: Artificial and Computational Intelligence, Springer Nature Switzerland AG. Moreover, Zakeya is an advisory board member of the 34th World Conference on Applied Science, Engineering and Technology” (34th WCASET-2021), IFERP, UAE.

Zakeya has extensive experience in quality assurance documentation as she is the quality assurance coordinator in the college of Business and Finance. She also has taught different accounting courses such as Accounting 1 and 2. She also a member in different committees at department and college level like research committee, quality documentation committee, AACSB accreditation committee and new academic programs committee.

Biography

Zakeya Redha Sanad is an Accounting lecturer in the Accounting, Finance and Banking Department. She joined Ahlia University in 2013. She got her master’s degree from Ahlia University and currently she is pursuing her Ph.D. from Brunel University, UK.

Zakeya is interested in financial accounting in general and in corporate governance, earnings management, fraud detection using machine learning and internet financial reporting in particular. She has an increasing involvement in publication. Recently she has published different papers related to corporate governance and internet financial reporting in well-known journals. Her recent research interest is related to the influence of gender diversity on corporate boards effectiveness as well fraud detection and data mining.

She is a member of the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA), British Academy of Management (BAM), UK, and Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS). She is also a reviewer in Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal and Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCIBD1), The Big Data-Driven Digital Economy: Artificial and Computational Intelligence, Springer Nature Switzerland AG. Moreover, Zakeya is an advisory board member of the 34th World Conference on Applied Science, Engineering and Technology” (34th WCASET-2021), IFERP, UAE.

Zakeya has extensive experience in quality assurance documentation as she is the quality assurance coordinator in the college of Business and Finance. She also has taught different accounting courses such as Accounting 1 and 2. She also a member in different committees at department and college level like research committee, quality documentation committee, AACSB accreditation committee and new academic programs committee.

Conference proceedings:

• Sanad, Z., Kukreja, Dr. Gagan, Shiwakoti, R., The Relationship Between Board Diversity and Earnings Management Practices: Literature Review (February 10, 2020). Proceedings of the Industrial Revolution & Business Management: 11th Annual PwR Doctoral Symposium (PWRDS) 2020, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3659005 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3659005

• Sanad, Z. R Shiwakoti, G Kukreja – KnE The Role of corporate governance in mitigating real earnings management: Literature review. Social Sciences, 2019.

Teaching Areas

  • Zakeya teaches up to Accounting 1

Research Areas

  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Reporting
  • Firm Ownership and Performance
  • Internet Financial Reporting
  • Audit Quality
  • Intellectual capital