Gulbahar Abdallah

Quality Assurance Coordinator
  • Gulbahar Abdallah is a Quality Assurance Coordinator at Stenden Qatar University of Applied Sciences since November 2014. She first joined Stenden Qatar University of Applied Sciences as an Academic Assistant in October 2013.  Between January 2012 and June 2013 Gulbahar was an assessor of Business and International Tourism dissertations at the University of Sunderland, England. In 2011 she completed a Master in Administration (MA) in International Management studies at the University of Sunderland and is currently pursuing a PhD at Leeds Becket University, UK. As an area of personal interest, the PhD investigates female migration and emotional labour in the Hospitality industry within the Middle East. Gulbahar has a high passion for Higher Education which is demonstrated in her role as a quality assurance coordinator, while lecturing within the International Business Management programme at Stenden Qatar University of Applied Sciences.
  • • 06/2012 – on-going Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, England
    • Commenced a PhD in Tourism Hospitality and Event Management, titled: “A Comparative Analysis of the Motivations and Career Opportunities of Migrant Women and Qatari Women working managerial positions in the hotel industry in Doha, Qatar”
    • 09/10 – 10/11 University Of Sunderland, Sunderland
    • Obtained a Master Degree MA in International Management
    • 09/05 – 07/10 Cyprus International University, Nicosia, Cyprus
    • Obtained a BSc in Business Administration
  • • 09/2014- Ongoing Quality Assurance Coordinator at STENDEN QATAR UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES.
    • 02/ 2016 – ongoing   teaching Sales and Acquisition in IBMS program
    • 10/2013- 09/2014 Academic Assistant at STENDEN QATAR UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES.
    • 10 /2013- 09/2014 Lecturing and Supervising at STENDEN QATAR UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES.
    • 01/2012 – 06/2013 Major Project Marker at UNIVERSITY OF SUNDERLAND
    • 09/2009- 06/2010 Student Assistant at CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
    • 03/2010- 06/2010 Sales Assistant Part-time at BEKO (Nicosia)
    • 07/2009-08/2009 Accounting Trainee at MEHMET KAYA YEMINLI MALI MUSAVIRLIK
    • 07/2007 –10/2007 Foreign Trade Assistant GAZI MEFRUSAT EXPORT IMPORT LTD
  • • International Business Management
    • International HRM
    • International Business Environment
    • International Trade
    • Cross Cultural Management
    • Global Integrated Marketing Communications

  • Abdallah, G. (2016). When Economic Crises Become a Motivational Crisis: an examination of employee motivation at NAKSAN Holdings Turkey during the 2008 economic crisis. Athens Journal of Business & Economics. ATINER. – in process.