Rasha Kassem

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    DBA in Corporate Governance - University of Liverpool, UK (Current) PhD in Financial Reporting - Coventry University

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    Research Interests

    • Fraud
    • Forensic Accounting 
    • Economic Crime
    • Financial Crime
    • Audit
    • Corporate Governance 
    • CSR
    • Financial Reporting 
    • Risk Assessment and risk management 
    • Internal Controls 
    • Business Ethics 
    • Attitudes and behaviours
    • Mixed methods
    • Qualitative research
    • Pedagogy



    Dr. Kassem is an internationally-oriented academic with expertise in Forensic Accounting; Fraud Prevention; Fraud Investigation; Corporate Governance; Auditing and Financial Reporting. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Business and Law at Coventry University and an ASPIRE Fellow of the Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity (CFCI).  Rasha is also a Certified Fraud Examiner, an academic advisor at Cifas, a member of the Cross-Sector Advisory Group at the Cabinet Office, and a member of the ACFE Fraud Advisory Council. Dr. Kassem has authored numerous publications in Fraud, Auditing, and Corporate Governance, and has reviewed several manuscripts for a wide range of international peer-reviewed journals and book publishers. Over the last couple of years, Rasha has also been working closely with the City of London Police to develop online fraud courses that enhance the skills of fraud investigators and law enforcement in fraud prevention and detection.


    Education/Academic qualification

    Postgraduate Teaching , Loughborough University

    Award Date: 1 Sep 2011

    Accountancy, Degree, Ain Shams University

    Accountancy, MSc, Cairo University

    Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), Postgraduate Certificate, Higher Education Academy (HEA)

    Accountancy, Doctorate, Loughborough University

    Creative Writing: Non-Fiction, University of Cambridge

    Creative Writing: Non-Fiction, University of Oxford

    External positions

    Academic Advisor, Cifas

    Board Member , Cross-sector Fraud Advisory Group, Cabinet Office

    Board Member , The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)

    External Examiner- MSc Accounting and Finance, University of Durham

    Certified DBA Supervisor, University of Liverpool


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