BRIEF BIOGRAPHY

Born and raised in Egypt, Prof. Marie received his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree from Alexandria University, Egypt in 1978 and 1986 respectively and his Doctoral Degree in Cost & Managerial Accounting from University of Georgia (Athens Georgia, USA) & Alexandria University, Egypt in 1994.

Currently, he is member of Institute of Management Accountants, California; member of Egyptian Institute of Certified Accountants and he assumed different academic and professional positions at different universities in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates. He also has industry experience in auditing and accounting in Egypt.

His research focuses on: Performance Evaluation, Role of Accounting Information in Decision Making, Risk Management Analysis, Designing & Implementing Dynamic Standard Cost Systems and Financial Reporting.

He has published numerous articles in peer review journals. His research has appeared in scientific journals such as Managerial and Decision Economics, International Journal of Managerial Finance, Management Accounting Quarterly and Electronic Journal of Applied Statistical Analysis.

He has also published several accounting books and performed numerous consultancy assignments for different firms and organizations in Egypt and United Arab Emirates.

He has performed many training programs as well such as Performance Evaluation indicators, Evaluation of Capital Budgeting Projects, Information and Decision Making, Change from Pure Cash Base Accounting to Accrued Base Accounting, Static and Flexible Budgeting, Analysis of Costs and Revenues Variances, Measuring and Allocating Costs of Pollution, Quantitative and Non-quantitative variables affecting company’s quality, Role of Cost Information and Accounting Performance Measures in Quality Realization of Products and Operations and Financial Statements Analysis among others.

EDUCATION

PhD

Cost & Managerial Accounting & Information Systems, Alexandria University, Egypt

(through a joint supervision agreement with University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA)

MSA

Accounting, Alexandria University, Egypt

BBA

Accounting, Alexandria University, Egypt

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • Institute of Management Accountants, Montvale, NJ, USA (#1130973)

  • Egyptian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (EICPA), Cairo, Egypt (#14750).

ADMINISTRATIVE AND ACADEMIC ROLES

  • Professor, College of Business Administration

  • Member, Appointment andPromotion Committee

  • Member, Budget Committee

  • Member, Student Discipline Committee

TEACHING

  • Principles of Accounting (1)- 0502101 

  • Principles of Accounting (2)- 0502102 

  • Intermediate Accounting (1)- 0502320

  • Intermediate Accounting (2)- 0502340

  • Managerial Accounting- 0502203.

  • Cost Accounting- 0502390.

  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)- 0502410.

  • Financial Statement Analysis- 0502310.