Dr Hussein Halabi
Accounting & Finance
Telephone: (01792) 606171
Room: Office 237 - 237
Second Floor
School of Management
Bay Campus

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.

Areas of Expertise

  • International Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Accounting Education


  1. & Information technology in the British and Irish undergraduate accounting degrees. Accounting Education, 1-20.
  2. & The auditor-to-client revolving door: A structured literature review. International Journal of Auditing 22(3), 464-485.


  • MN-2548 Auditing 1

    The overall aim of the module is to enable students to understand the social importance, nature and objectives of the audit function, the audit process, and the principles of audit practice.

  • MN-M009 Financial Reporting and Statement Analysis

    The module is designed to give students an understanding of financial reporting and how financial statements are prepared. Students will consider the usefulness of financial statements and financial statement analysis in decision making.


  • Can Tone and Readability of Annual Reports Give Insights into Firm Performance (current)

    Student name:
    Other supervisor: Dr Hussein Halabi
    Other supervisor: Prof Sasha Talavera
  • annual report readability and corporate governance (current)

    Student name:
    Other supervisor: Dr Hussein Halabi
    Other supervisor: Dr Marco Realdon