Curriculum Vitae of the Vice Rector for Academic Affairs

 

Dr. Mahmoud Omar Baeissa

Vice Rector of Academic Affairs

 

EDUCATION:
  • B.A. in Accounting (first class Honors Degree), faculty of Economics and Administration, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, 1976.
  • M. A. in Accounting (first class Honor Degree), College of Business, Ball State University, Munice, IN, U.S.A., 1980.
  • Ph.D. in Accounting, the University of Kent at Canterbury, Kent, England, U.K, 1984.

 

ACADEMIC HONOURS AND MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION:
  1. Third place in the final examination for Secondary Schools in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 1970.
  2. Titled of the “Ideal student” at king Abdulaziz University for the year 1972/1973.
  3. Titled of the “Outstanding Graduate Student” in the College of Business, Ball State University, 1980.
  4. Elected member of Beta Gamma Sigma, USA 1980.
  5. Educational member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), 1993.
  6. Member of Saudi Accounting Association, 2009
  7. External member of the Saudi Organization of certified public Accounting (SOCPA)- 2009

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:
  1. Teaching Assistant, Department of Accounting, faculty of Economics and Administration, KAU, 1976 – 1977.
  2. Assistant Professor of Accounting, Faculty of Economics and Administration, KAU, 1984 – 1991.
  3. Associate Professor of Accounting, Faculty of Economics and Administration, KAU, 1984 – Present.
  4. Chairman of the “Sport Committee”, Faculty of Economics and Administration, KAU, 1984 – 1985.
  5. Director of Academic Affairs, Faculty of Economics and Administration, KAU, 1985 – 1988.
  6. Vice Dean, Faculty of Economics and Administration, KAU, 1988 – 1994.
  7. Member of the College Council, Faculty of Economics and Administration.
  8. Participation in several committees both at the university and college Admission committee the University Investigation and discipline Committee.
  9. Consultant for the Bin Rafah Group, Jeddah, 1985 – 1987.
  10. Member of Board of Directors of the Saudi Organization of Certified Public Accountants (SOCPA). 1990 – 1995.
  11. Member of the Committee of Certified Accountants, chamber of commerce and Industry, Jeddah, 1990 – 1993.
  12. Member of the Board of directors of Al- Ittahad Sport club, Jeddah, 1990 – 1992.
  13. Member of the consulting Committee for the Minister of Higher Education, 1991 – 1994.
  14. Vice – President of Finance and Legal Affairs for the Balbaid Group, Jeddah, 1994 – 2003
  15. Dean – college of (CBA),university of Business & Technology (UBT) -2012-2014

 

CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS ATTENDED:

Many conferences and Seminars both local and International.

OTHER ACADEMIC ACTIVITES:
  • Visiting fellow researcher, the University of the Wales, Abergystwyth, UK, 1995.
  • Visiting fellow researcher, Ibin Zoher University, Agadire. – Morocco, 2003.
  • Visiting fellow researcher, LATROBE University, Melbourne, Australia, 2009.
BOOKS, RESEARCH PAPERS AND STUDIES:

Several Research papers and studies published in recognized scientific journals locally and international. Two specialized text books (in Arabic) in Accounting and Auditing.