Dr. Tebourbi is an associate professor of Finance and Programme director of the MSc Financial Management at University of Birmingham, Dubai. She holds a PhD in Finance from Paris Dauphine University, France and an MSc in Finance from HEC, Montreal, Canada. She has an extensive teaching, research and academic leadership experience.
Prior to joining University of Birmingham, Dr. Tebourbi served in administrative roles as Associate Dean and Head of the Undergraduate programs and held academic posts in the United States, Canada, France and the UAE. She has also served as a Researcher at the Institute for Corporate Governance of Private and Public Organizations, and the Centre for Research on E-Finance, Montreal, Canada, where she led research projects on governance and risk management issues.
She is a Member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance, the International Journal of Economics, Finance and Trade and the Journal of Emerging Issues in Economics, Finance and Banking. She also acts as a reviewer for several ranked journals in finance, and has earned best papers and reviewer awards for her research and reviewer work.
Dr. Tebourbi’s research interests are in corporate governance, executive compensation, corporate finance, sustainability and risk management and has numerous research publications on these topics.