Ph.d Students - Technological University Dublin

Research Team : Eight PhD Students @ TU Dublin

  • Precious Adaeze

    My Ph.D. Research Topic Is “Fossil Fuels And Economic Sustainability: A Global Insight”. This Study Aims At Exploring The Energy Sector Through The Fossil Fuel Markets And The Global Health Implications

  • Abrar Alzankawi

    Abrar Alzankawi Is A Ph.D. Student And Active Researcher In The School Of Accounting And Finance At City Campus – Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin). Abrar’s Subject Areas & Research Interests Include Energy Economics, Economic Development, Energy Economics, Data Analytics, And Education.

  • Talal Abdullah

    Talal Abdullah Nayef Sorour Al-Otaibi is currently a studying in Ph.D. In Finance, TU Dublin, -Thesis Title “The Impact Of Oil Prices On Kuwait Stock Markets Amidst The Global Health Crisis” Submission 2023

  • Intesar Madi

    Intesar Works As An HPAL Lecturer And Tutor Across TU Dublin Campuses. To Date, Intesar Has Been Working As Research Assistants On A Project Title “An Evidence Review Of Behavioural Economics’’. The Research Team Includes Dr. Brian Barry, Dr. Lucía Morales, And Dr. Aiden Carthy. Intesar Is Working On Performed Literature Searches With Dr. Lucia Morales To Develop A Comprehensive Literature Review.

  • OZÉIAS RODRIGUEZ DA ROCHA

    Ozeias Will Begin His Ph.D. Program Working On His Thesis Essays On Latin America Stock Markets Dynamics: The Brazilian Case”

  • Anna Zherdeva

    I’m a highly-qualified expert in Human Resource and have over 16 years’ experience as a Head of Training and Development Department, HR business partner in commercial medium and large companies. The title of my thesis is “How Online Learning Contributes to Management Team Development in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)”. My research areas of interest include Human Resource Management, Leadership and Online learning approaches.

  • Ali Hussain

    Ph.D. Thesis Working Title: “Management in a Time of Crisis: An Analysis of Companies within the Oil Industry in Iraq” Co-Supervisor with Prof. Joseph Coughlan

  • Daniel kamphambale

    I have enrolled at Technological University of Dublin for a PhD program. My thesis title is “The Effect of Major Economic and Financial Crises on Emerging, Developing and Developed Economies in Comparison to Selected Past Crises and the Current Covid-19 Pandemic". My research area of interests are economics, economic development and public Policy.  

Successful Doctoral Supervision @ TU Dublin

Completed – Year 2021

Dr. Bui Thanh Long – Thesis Title: “The Impact of Microfinance on Women Empowerment in the Case of Vietnam”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Clare O’Mahony – Assistant Head of School of Accounting and Finance – Technological University Dublin

External Examiner: Dr Sophie Nivoix – Associate Professor of Management. Université de Poitiers, Poitiers, France.

Date of Viva: 2nd October 2020

Completed – Year 2018

Dr. Miroslava Zavadska – Thesis Title: “Understanding Crude Oil Spot and Futures Prices Relationship during Times of Crises”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Jim Hanly – Senior Lecturer in Finance – Dublin Institute of Technology.

External Examiner: Prof. Emili Tortosa-Ausina – Department of Economics - University Jaume I.

Date of Viva: 1st October 2018

Completed – Year 2018

Dr. Yousef Aldulrazzaq – Thesis Title: “An Analysis of the Effects of Political Events on Oil Price Volatility and Consequential Spillover Effects on Selected GCC Stock Markets: An Emphasis on the Case of Kuwait”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Jim Hanly – Senior Lecturer in Finance – Dublin Institute of Technology.

External Examiner: Prof. Nicholas Apergis – Department of Banking and Financial Management - University of Piraeus.

Date of Viva: 5th September 2018

Successfully Completed Doctoral Supervision University of Liverpool, UK

DBA Students – University of Liverpool

Completed – Year 2021

Dr. Jamie Daigle – Thesis Title: “Rethinking University Supply Chain Management Programs for Economic Development: An Action Research Approach”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Clare Rigg – Senior Lecturer in Management – University of Liverpool.

External Examiner: Prof. Zografia Bika – Professor in Entrepreneurship – Norwich Business School. University of East Anglia

Date of Viva: 2nd October 2020

Completed – Year 2020

Dr. Isiaka Ilori Ajani-Lawal – Thesis Title: “Workplace Leadership Development for Young Professionals through Continuous, Incluse and Low-Cost Strategies: A Case Study of a Financial Institution in West Africa”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Clare Rigg – Senior Lecturer in Management – University of Liverpool.

External Examiner: Dr. Yeadon-Lee – Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences – University of Huddersfield.

Date of Viva: 2nd October 2018

Completed – Year 2020

Dr. Bijan Mansoury – Thesis Title: “Effective Resource Management toward Controlling Malaria”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Caroline Ramsey – Senior Lecturer in Management – University of Liverpool.

External Examiner: Prof. Emili Tortosa-Ausina – Department of Economics - Universitat Jaume I.

Date of Viva: 2nd October 2019

Completed – Year 2019

Dr. Chay Davis – Thesis Title: “A Victim of Success? Increasing Classified Revenue in a Declining Market: A Case Study in Barbados.”

Internal Examiner: Dr. John Byrom – Senior Lecturer in Marketing - University of Liverpool.

External Examiner: Dr. Tahir Rashid – Academic Unit Head (Interim) for Marketing and Strategy Academic Unit. Salford Business School. The University of Salford. Manchester.

Date of Viva: 27th February 2020

Completed – Year 2019

Dr. Malek Al-Hawsah – Thesis Title: “The Impact of the Project Sponsor’s Decisions on the Success of Projects.”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Mike Rowe – Lecturer in Public Sector Management - University of Liverpool

External Examiner: Prof. Nicholas Apergis - Department of Banking and Financial Management - University of Piraeus.

Date of Viva: 13th December 2019

Completed – Year 2019 

Dr. Ilze Lansdell-Zandwoort – Thesis Title: “How do we know who we are when the dust settles? The experience of organizational identity formation post-merger”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Ali Rostron – Lecturer in Management - University of Liverpool

External Examiner: Prof. Emeritus David Coughlan Business and Administrative Studies – Trinity College Dublin

Date of Viva: 24th of January 2019

Completed – Year 2018

Dr. Josef Faffelberger – Thesis Title: “Implementing Sales and Operations Planning in an Electronics Company Using an Action Research Approach”

Internal Examiner: Dr. Hammad Akbar – Senior Lecturer in Management - University of Liverpool

External Examiner: Dr. Benjamin Dehe – Senior Lecturer in Operations Management – University of Huddersfield.

Date of Viva: 22nd of January 2018

Phd & DBA Examiner

DBA Thesis Examiner

Thesis Title: “Development of a Sustainable Social Media Strategy for a Small Enterprise in a B2B Environment”

rnal Examiner: Dr. Brendan Keegan.

Date of Viva: 24th June 20219.

Thesis Title: “An Empirical Evaluation of Factors Affecting the Investment Strategies of Sovereign Wealth Funds. An Action Research Inquiry”

External Examiner: Professor Emili Tortosa-Ausina.

Date of Viva: 5th July 2019.

Thesis Title: “Factors influencing investment promotion agencies’ practice on attracting inward foreign direct investment from emerging market China to the United Kingdom”.

External Examiner: Professor Ruth McPhail.

Date of Viva: 14th October 2019.

PhD External Examinerships

Student: Amparo Soler Domínguez (2013)

Award Title: PhD in Finance

Thesis title: “Evaluation, determinants, and persistence of mutual funds’ performance: a non-parametric approach”

Institution: Universitat Jaume I, Castelló –Valencia – Spain –

Year of Viva: 26th April 2013

Role: External Examiner.