Prof. Nafez Alyan


Dr. Nafez AlyanNafez Alyan, a US citizen, was educated at the University of Sheffield (UK) and the University of Oklahoma, where he earned his PhD in 1997. His fields of scholarly concentration are entrepreneurial management and culture, finance, labour economics and econometrics. He started out as an assistant professor in the US, then at the American University of Technology in Lebanon, where he was promoted to associate professor and dean of the business school.

He later turned to administration and consulting in the Gulf region. In that department of activity, he was appointed Director, independent schools and finance office, within the Supreme Education Council of Qatar (2003-2007), where he also acted as adviser to the Minister of Finance (2007-2008). He subsequently became Chief Financial Officer at the United Arab Emirates University (2008-2012). Dr. Alyan is currently Managing Partner at Novus International Consultants.

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PhD Programme : rolling admissions

PhD Programme : rolling admissions

GGSG now follows a rolling admission process, with possible intakes at any point in time during the academic year. For details of admission requirements and procedure,...