Husain Alyousef

Faculty Profile


  • PhD, Accounting Information Systems, University of Texas-Arlington
  • MS, Auditing Information Systems, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
  • BS, Kuwait University Accounting & Auditing
  • Diploma, Public Authority for Applied Education, Accounting


Expertise and Research Interests

  • Financial Accounting
  • Capital Market
  • Systems Analysis and Modeling
  • Corporate Governance
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Mostafa Elshamy, Husain Y. Alyousef, Jassem Al-Mudhaf, Is Comprehensive Income Superior To Net Income In Equity Valuation? Evidence From The Capital Market Of Kuwait Journal of Applied Business Research (JABR): Vol. 35 No. 4 (2019)
  • Almutairi AR, Alyousef HY. Family Firms and Cash Dividends in Kuwait. Arab Journal of Administrative Sciences. 2015;22(1):23-47. Accessed September 22, 2021.
  • Alyousef, H. (2010) “IT Investment Announcements and Market Reaction: The Moderating Impact of R\&D Intensity and Firm Growth”, Academy of Taiwan Business Management Review, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp.126–134.
  •  2015-2017: Director of the MS in Accounting Program
  • 2010-2011: Head of the Student Exchange office, CBA
  • 2006: Assistant Professor, Kuwait University
  • 2016-2018: Member of Board of Trustee Kuwait Maastricht Business School
  • 2016: General Secretariat of Private Universities Council (Financial Committee)
  • 2015: Advisor to the Court of Cassation- Commercial, Kuwait
  • 2013: Member of the 20th Committee of the Insolvents’ Fund II
  • 2010:  Member of the 10th Committee of the Insolvents’ Fund

2006:  John Edward Thurman III Scholarship, University of Texas Arlington

Undergraduate Courses:

  • ACCT 111 Accounting Principal I
  • ACCT 112 Accounting Principal II
  • ACCT 201 Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACCT 214 Introduction to Cost & Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 444 Accounting Information Systems.

Graduate Course:

  • ACCT 577 Advanced Topics In Accounting Information Systems.

Alyousef, H. Y. (2007),  Enterprise Resource Planning Systems and Firm Performance: The Role of CEO and Other Implementation Characteristics.  American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois