Professor Al-Malkawi joined The British University in Dubai in September 2016. He is a Professor of Finance and Head of MSc & BSc Finance Programmes at the Faculty of Business and Law, The British University in Dubai, UAE. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Western Sydney, Australia. Prof. Al-Malkawi is a Certified Islamic Finance Executive (CIFE). He has worked in various capacities at different institutions in UAE, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Australia.
Prof. Al-Malkawi received several awards for excellence in research including 2019 Emerald Literati Award for Excellence: Highly Commended Paper Award, Faculty Recognition Award for Excellence in Research from King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia in 2012, 2013, and 2014. He has also been awarded with Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing from two reputable journals published by Elsevier in 2017 and 2018.