Ahmed Sakr , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Biography
Education
Honours & Awards
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Teaching
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Biography

  • CURRICULUM VITAE
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    Personal Data:
    Name: Ahmed Sakr
    Sex: Male
    Date of Birth: August, 19th 1974
    Place of Birth: Cairo, Egypt
    Marital Status: Engaged
    Nationality: Egyptian
    Permanent Address: 28, Abd Allah Elgeriani st,
    Apt.72, Alexandria, Egypt.
    Current Address: Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, College of Management and Technology, P.O.Box: 1029 - Miami, Alexandria, Egypt.
    Mobile: Fax: (+20) 35566072
    E-mail: asakr@aast.edu
    ahmadsakr@gmail.com

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    Education:

    1. Institution: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA
    Field: Finance
    Degree: Ph.D. 2006

    2. Institution: Central Michigan University, USA
    Field: Finance
    Degree: MBA. 2000

    3. Institution: University Of Alexandria, School of Commerce,
    Field: Business Administration, English Section.
    Degree: B. Sc. In Business Administration, 1996

    4. Institution: Victory College, Alexandria, Egypt.
    Degree: High School Diploma, 1991

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    Experience:

    1. Experience: November 2011 to: Present
    Organization: Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
    College of Management and Technology
    Position: Interim Chair of the Finance and Accounting Department


    2. Experience: September 2009 to: September 2011
    Organization: Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Latakia branch, Syria
    College of Management and Technology
    Position: Chair of the Business Administration Department

    3. Experience: June 2006 to: August 2009
    Organization: Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
    College of Management and Technology
    Position: Assistant Professor of Finance
    Course Coordinator of Finance Courses

    4. Experience: August 2005 to: May 2006
    Experience: August 2003 to: August 2004
    Organization: Southeast Missouri State University, USA
    Position: Instructor of Finance

    5. Experience: August 2001 to: August 2003
    Experience: August 2004 to: August 2005
    Organization: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Computer learning Centres
    Position: Computer Center Supervisor, responsible for managing lab operations, supervising student workers, customer service and providing technical support.
    6. Experience: Summer of 2001
    Organization: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Department
    Position: Marketing Manager, responsible for developing a marketing plan for a Department of Energy grant to promote energy efficiency in the city of Carbondale

    7. Experience: August 1999 to: August 2000
    Organization: Small Business Development Centre. Central Michigan University
    Position: Program Coordinator, Responsible for developing executive training program that focused on developing and enhancing managerial skills

    8. Experience: August 1996 to: August 1998
    Organization: Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
    College of Management and Technology
    Position: Teaching Assistant.
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    Training:

    I delivered a number of training courses at Egyptian institute of directors (Egyptian Ministry of Investment).
    A licensed Trainer of Trainers (TOT) in Finance, Investments and Risk management, by the Securities and Investment Institute, UK.

    Courses Taught:

    Under Graduate Level:
    Corporate Finance, Investments, International Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions.

    Post Graduate Level:
    Corporate Finance, Investments, International Finance and Derivatives.
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    Seminars:

    I attended a number of seminars in the areas of Business and Finance.
    1) Real Estate appraisal seminar in cooperation with the Egyptian Authority of Mortgage Finance and the USAID.
    2) Developing Business case studies in cooperation with the American University in Cairo and the USAID.



    Publications and Research in Progress:

    - “Factors that Determine Board of Directors Size in Initial Public Offerings” Ph.D. thesis. Finance Department, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 2006.
    - “Boards, Audit Committees, Earnings Management and Shareholder Returns in MBOs”. Under third review at the Journal of Banking and Finance
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Courses Added

Courses Added
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EA312 - Financial Management

2006-2007 Fall View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2006-2007 Spring View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2006-2007 Summer View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2007-2008 Fall View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2007-2008 Spring View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2007-2008 Summer View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2008-2009 Spring View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2008-2009 Summer View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2009-2010 Fall View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2009-2010 Spring View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2010-2011 Fall View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2010-2011 Spring View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2011-2012 Fall View All Content
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EA312 - Financial Management

2011-2012 Spring View All Content
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EA416 - Financial Markets and Institutions

2006-2007 Fall View All Content
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EA416 - Financial Markets and Institutions

2006-2007 Spring View All Content
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EA416 - Financial Markets and Institutions

2007-2008 Fall View All Content
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EA416 - Financial Markets and Institutions

2007-2008 Spring View All Content
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EA416 - Financial Markets and Institutions

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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EA416 - Financial Markets and Institutions

2008-2009 Spring View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2006-2007 Fall View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2006-2007 Spring View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2006-2007 Summer View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2007-2008 Fall View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2007-2008 Spring View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2007-2008 Summer View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2008-2009 Spring View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2008-2009 Summer View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2011-2012 Fall View All Content
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EA418 - Investment

2011-2012 Spring View All Content
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EA419 - Financial Analysis

2009-2010 Fall View All Content
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EA419 - Financial Analysis

2009-2010 Spring View All Content
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EA419 - Financial Analysis

2010-2011 Fall View All Content
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EA419 - Financial Analysis

2010-2011 Spring View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2007-2008 Fall View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2007-2008 Spring View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2007-2008 Summer View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2008-2009 Spring View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2008-2009 Summer View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2011-2012 Fall View All Content
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FIN930 - Managerial Finance

2011-2012 Spring View All Content
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IFI721 - Asset and Portfolio Management

2011-2012 Fall View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2007-2008 Fall View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2007-2008 Spring View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2007-2008 Summer View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2008-2009 Spring View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2008-2009 Summer View All Content
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IFI722 - Investment Management

2011-2012 Spring View All Content
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IFI723 - Financial Derivatives

2007-2008 Spring View All Content
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IFI723 - Financial Derivatives

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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IFI723 - Financial Derivatives

2008-2009 Spring View All Content
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IFI723 - Financial Derivatives

2011-2012 Fall View All Content
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IFI724 - International finance

2008-2009 Fall View All Content
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Education

  • Ph.D in Business Administration- Finance, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA, May 2006
  • MBA in Finance, Central Michigan University, USA , Aug 2000
  • B. Sc. In Business Administration in Business Administration, University Of Alexandria, School of Commerce, , Jun 1996

List of Publications

    • Yahia El Halaby, "The Effect of the Financial Crisis on the Relation Between the Egyptian GDR’s and Their Underlying Stocks in Egypt" , The Business Review, Cambridge, Vol 22, No.2,2014 , 2015.
           
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    • Silvia Saweris, "Evaluating The Validity of CAPM in the Egyptian Stock Market" , مجلة كلية التجارة للبحوث العلمية "جامعة الأسكندرية 2015 , 2015.
           
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    • Yahia El Halaby, "Market Efficiency and Arbitrage Opportunities The Case of Egyptian Global Depository Receipts" , European Journal of Business and Management, Vol 7, No.8, 2015 , 2015.
           
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    • أ.د. سامح صقر, "The Effects of Sovereign Rating Announcements on the National Stock Market: Evidence from the Stock Markets of Selected Arab Countries." , المجلة العلمية للاقتصاد والتجارة كلية التجارة جامعة عين شمس العدد الأول.2014 , 2014.
           
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    • Mohamed A. Ragheb Aiman A. Ragab Rabab Khamis , "Return Anomalies "Disposition Effect and Momentum": Evidence from the Egyptian Stock Market" , International Journal of Economics and Finance Vol. 6, No. 2 2014 , 2014.
           
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    • أ.د. سامح صقر, "The Impact of Privatization on the Financial Performance of Joint Venture Banks in Egypt." , المجلة العلمية للاقتصاد والتجارة كلية التجارة جامعة عين شمس العدد الثانى 2013 , 2013.
           
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    • Dr. Mohamed Moustafa Soliman, Dr. Mohamed Bahaa El Din, "OWNERSHIP STRUCTURE and CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR): AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF THE LISTED COMPANIES IN EGYPT" , 15th December 2012. Vol.5 No.1 , 2012.
           
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    • Ahmed M. Sakr, Mohamed A. Ragheb, Aiman A. Ragab and Mohamed Elbaradie, "Towards a Successful Implementation of the Target Costing Technique, in the Egyptian Industry Environment" , Journal of accounting, management & insurance review, issue No. 10, January 2008. (2008) .
           
           
    • Ahmed Sakr, "Factors that Determine Board of Directors Size in Initial Public Offerings" , Ph.D. thesis. Finance Department, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 2006 (2006) .
           
           
    • رضوان العمار مصطفى نور الله , "المقياس الملائم لقياس جودة الخدمة المصرفية المدركة في المصارف السورية" , سلسلة العلوم الأقتصادية والقانونية من مجلة جامعة تشرين للبحوث والدراسات العلمية المجلد (35) العدد (5) , 2013.
           
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Teaching

  • Corporate Finance, Investments, International Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, Derivatives

Honours & Awards

  • Assistant Professor

Address : 28, Abd Allah Elgeriani st,
Apt.72, Alexandria, Egypt.

Phone : +(20 3) 5565429

fax : 035566072

Room No: A309

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