Dr. Khalid Abu Zayed

Dr. Khalid Ahmed Abu Zayed

Title:   Assistant Professor, Head of Faculty of Business and Management Studies
Email: kabuzayed@gulfcollege.edu.om
Tel:    24468631
Ext.#:  111

Fields of Interest :

Global corporate finance and Financial Services


PhD in Banking – University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India
Master of Commerce in Banking and Business Finance, the Maharaja Sayaji Rao, (M.S. University of Baroda), Baroda, India
Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Pune University, Pune, India

Short Bio:

  Dr. Khalid Ahmed Abu Zayed is a devoted academician with more than 17 years of experience in the field of education. He has been serving the college as the Head of Faculty of Business and Management Studies since 2013. He heads the largest faculty in the college. he works collaboratively with lecturers, award leaders, and other academic and non-academic staff members within the college for the smooth functioning of the faculty. He is committed to provide the highest quality of teaching and learning environment to the students of his faculty. As a member of the College’s Academic Board, he ensures his faculty is well-represented, provided with the required resources and support and seamless aligned with the College’s strategic objectives.

  Dr. Khalid joined Gulf College in the year 2005 as a lecturer. Prior to joining Gulf College he worked as teaching faculty in Al Marqab University in Libia. Owning to his commitment to the college and enthusiasm to educating students, he was promoted as the Award leader, in the year 2008, in which position he worked as a lecturer in addition to serving the administrative tasks for the Faculty of Business Management and Studies. With more than 5 years in this position, he garners the expertise, confidence and commitment towards the college’s prime stakeholders, their students and exhibited leadership skills, which enabled him reach the next higher position as the Head of Faculty, in which he serves till date.

  Dr. Khalid obtained his bachelors from the University of Pune. He then completed his masters in Banking and Business Finance from University of Baroda and finally his Doctorate in the field of Banking from University of Rajasthan in India. His research interest are in the field of global corporate finance, financial markets and financial services.

Selected Publications:

  • “EU Association Agreement implementations on Jordan Economy” Journal of Human Science, National Office for Research and Development, Eight Edition. Libya – 2008.
  • “The Impact of Globalization on International Trade” Journal of Human Science, 18 Issue. October 2008. Al-Fateh University. Libya