Biography

Islam Abdeljawad is an assistant professor of finance, interested in the areas of corporate finance, local economic development, financing of development and engineering economics. I have over 20 years of teaching and consulting experience in the areas of corporate finance, investments, engineering economics and local development. I have a BA in accounting from the University of Jordan, an MA in Finance and Accounting from the Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences, Jordan, and a PhD in Finance from the Graduate School of Business, National University of Malaysia (UKM). I have several refereed papers, text books and conferences. Currently, I am an assistant professor of finance at Al-Najah National University, Nablus, Palestine.

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Education
Institution
National University of Malaysia (UKM)
Country
Malaysia
Degree
PhD
Faculty
Graduate School of Business
Department
Corporate Finance
Thesis
The role of equity market timing in determining the capital structure of the firm
Speciality
Corporate Finance
Sub speciality
Duration
2009 - 2012
Institution
Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences
Country
Jordan
Degree
MSc
Faculty
Master in Finance
Department
Finance
Thesis
Amman stock Exchange Market Efficiency
Speciality
Sub speciality
Duration
1995 - 1997
Institution
Jordan University
Country
Jordan
Degree
BSc
Faculty
Economics and administrative sciences
Department
Accounting
Thesis
no
Speciality
Sub speciality
Duration
1991 - 1995
Institution
Bidya Secondary School
Country
Palestine
Degree
High School
Faculty
Department
Thesis
Speciality
Sub speciality
Duration
1989 - 1990
Employment History
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah National University
Position/Job Description
Assistant professor, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Period
Sept. 20, 1997 - June 6, 2018
Publications
Courses
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