Personal information

Name:                         Haseba Salem Hamad

Gender:                       Female

Nationality:                Kurdish

Languages:                English, Arabic, Kurdish

Contact information



Working Address: Business management Department, College of Administration and Economics, Salahaddin University, Erbil, Iraq. Information

Permanent Address: 32 park, Erbil, Iraq.

Academic Qualifications

B. Sc.: Business management, College of Administration and Economics, Salahaddin University, Erbil – Iraq in 1997.

M. Sc.: Business management, College of Administration and Economics, Salahaddin University, Erbil – Iraq in 2002

PhD: Management information system, Plymouth Graduate School of Management, Faculty of Business, Plymouth University - 2014.

Research Interests

Management Information system

Knowledge management

Information Technology Applications in manufacturing small and medium-sized enterprises

E-Commerce, B2B e-commerce and B2C e-commerce

Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Technology Adoption in bank

Online shopping 

Structural Equation Modelling (SEM) and Quantitative Analyses

Training Courses

Plymouth University, UK, 2010 to 2014:

Endnote users’ workshop

Endnote Web

Introduction to qualitative research methods

NVivo software (version 9)

Developing professional writing skills

Introduction to quantitative research methods

SPSS part 1

SPSS part 1

SPSS part 2

Introduction to R

Overview to searching for information resources

Preparing effective poster presentation

Preparing for the viva

The transfer process

  The postgraduate society short conference series

MS Word: creating forms, proofing and tracking changes, master documents, structuring your thesis

  MS Excel: essential features, Lookups and pivot tables

Structural Equation Modelling (SEM)

General Teaching Associates (GTA) intensive Course, Plymouth University, 2012


v  Antecedents of business-to-business e-commerce adoption and its effect(book, Published by Noor Publishing Apr 2017, 2017)

v  (2015). Antecedents of B2B E-Commerce Adoption and its Effect on Competitive Advantage in Manufacturing SMEs, Strategic Change, 24(5), (2 Stars ABS Journal).

(2016). Levels of business to business e-commerce adoption and competitive advantage in small and medium-sized enterprises: a comparison study between Egypt and the United States, Journal of Global Information Technology Management, 19 (1),(2 Stars ABS Journal).

(2018). An Empirical Investigation of Business-to-Business E-Commerce Adoption and its Impact on SMEs Competitive Advantage: The Case of Egyptian Manufacturing SMEs, Strategic Change, 25(5), forthcoming. (2 Stars ABS Journal).

v  (2019).The impact of demographic variables and consumer shopping orientations on the purchasing preference for different product      categories in the context of online grocery shopping, Journal of Marketing and Consumer Research, 1(52).