Biography

I joined Keele Business School as a Teaching Fellow in Accounting in January 2020. Prior to this, I worked as a Teaching Associate and Research Assistant in Accounting at the University of Southampton. Previously, I achieved MSc (Econ.) in Accounting and Finance (with Commendation) from University of Aberdeen, and a BSc in Accounting (with First Class Honours) from Alexandria University, Egypt.

Earlier in my academic career, I taught accounting-related modules to undergraduate students in Alexandria University. Prior to my academic career I worked in banking industry at CitiBank NA Alexandria.

Research and scholarship

I am interested in the research that examines the determinants and consequences of corporate narrative financial reporting, especially textual analysis of corporate non-GAAP disclosure using natural language processing (NLP) and corpus linguistics methods. 

My research interests include:

  • Annual report narrative disclosures
  • Non-GAAP disclosures
  • Financial text processing
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Performance reporting
  • Executive compensation
  • Debt contracting

Teaching

Undergraduate:

  • MAN-10015 Accounting principles
  • MAN-20051 Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • MAN-30045 Management Accounting

Postgraduate:

  • ACC-40001 International Financial Reporting
  • ACC-40004 Contemporary Issues in Accounting Research

MBA- Senior Leader:

  • MAN-40092 Financial Management