Hussein is a lecturer in Accounting at the school of management in Swansea University. Prior to joining Swansea University in September 2016, Hussein was a part-time lecturer and a GTA at Essex University from 2012-2014. He also was a teaching assistant at University of Aleppo for two years.
From University of Essex, Hussein gained MSc in International Accounting in 2011 and PhD in Accounting in 2016. His PhD research examined the effect of country specific factors on earnings quality under IFRS.