since August 2021 PhD Candidate in Economic, Friedrich Schiller University Jena
09/2002 - 09/2003 M.Sc. in Marketing from Glasgow Caledonian University
09/1998 - 06/2000 B.Sc. in Management from University of Bahrain (GPA 3.78)
06/2005 - 06/2006 Humphrey Fellowship visiting Scholar at Rutgers University, the state University of New Jersey- One year program of graduate study and professional development in the field of “Telecommunications Policy, Regulation & Marketing Management
10/2008 - 11/2008 U.S Department of state’s Middle East Partnership Initiative at the at the American University’s Women & Politics Institute and Centre for Democracy and Election Management in Washington D.C.
05/2013 - 07/2013 International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) of the U.S. department of state. Worked on regional project that illustrated the impact of women-owned businesses on the U.S. economy with a focus on viewing the progress of women from around the world in participating more fully in the global economy