Faris S. Alghamdi

BSc, MBA, PhD

P.O. Box 8874, Baljurashi, Saudi Arabia

Home phone + 966 7210005, Mob. phone + 966 505590799

E-mail: fsaleh@bu.edu.sa

 

Education

PhD, Doctor of Philosophy in Conflict Analysis and Resolution, concentration in Crisis Management.

Department of conflict analysis and resolution, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Nova Southeastern University, Florida, United States.

 

Aug 2011

 

MBA, Master of Business Administration, Faculty of Economics and Administration, King Abdul-Aziz University , Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

 

Sep 2004
 

B.Sc., Bachelor of Public Administration, Faculty of Economics and Administration, King Abdul-Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Sep 2000

 

 

 

Professional Experiences

Vice Presidency for Academic Development and Community Service, Albaha University.

  

May 2018 - Pre

Dean, College of Applied Studies and Continuing Education, Albaha University.

 

Jul 2016 - May 2018

 

Associate Professor of Management, Business Administration Department, College of Business Administration, Albaha University.

 

Aug 2015- Pre

Supervisor, National Centre for Assessment, Albaha Test Center.

 

Dec 2013 - May 2017

Vice Dean, E-learning Deanship, Albaha University.

Jul 2015- Jun 2016

 

Consultant, Vice Presidency for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Albaha University.

 

Jul 2015- Jun 2016

 

Dean, Preparatory Year Deanship, Albaha University.

 

Mar 2013- Apr 2015

 

Vice Dean, Preparatory Year for Academic Affairs, Albaha University.

 

Feb 2012- Mar 2013

Part-time Consultant, Emirate of Albaha province.

 

Dec 2011 – Dec 2012

Supervisor, Student Activities, Faculty of Financial and administrative sciences, Albaha University.

 

Nov 2011- Mar 2012

Assistant Professor of Management, Business Administration Department, Faculty of Financial and Administrative sciences, Albaha University, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, including principles of management, international business, negotiation management, essay and research writing skills, crisis and risk management, production and operation management, quantitative and qualitative methodology, service operation management, and human resource management.

 

Sep 2011- Aug 2015

 

Teaching Assistant, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Nova Southeastern University, Florida, United States.

 

Aug 2010 - Apr 2011

Editor, Aljazeera Newspaper, Taif.

 

Feb 1995- Mar 1996

Financial Officer, Ministry of Interior, Mecca province.

Jan  1991–Apr  2004

 

 

 

Committees  

Sep2014- Apr 2015

 

Member, Higher Supervisory Committee, Albaha University.

 

Mar 2013- Apr 2015

Member, Training and Scholarship Committee, Albaha University.

 

Mar 2013 - Apr 2015

Member, Standing Committee of Academic Curriculum and Planning, Albaha University.

 

April 2013

 

Member, Committee on Selecting Teaching Assistants and Lecturers, Faculty of Financial and Administrative Sciences, Albaha University. 

 

Aug 2013- Apr 2015 

 

Member, Compensation and Allowance Committee, Albaha University.

Mar 2012 - Apr 2015

 

Member, Academic Affairs Committee, Albaha University.

 

Jan – July 2012

 

Member, conducting a study titled “Reinforcement and Activation of Mechanism and Means for Consumer protection”, Emirate Albaha province. 

 

May 2012

 

Member, Scientific Committee of Albaha Investment Forum, King Abdul Aziz Center of civilization- Hall of Prince Sultan, Albaha.

 

 

Councils

Jul 2016- Pre

Chair, College of Applied Studies and Continuing Education, Albaha university.

 

Mar 2013- Apr 2015

Chair, Preparatory Year Deanship, Albaha University.

 

Mar 2013- Apr 2015

Jun 2016 - Pre

Member, University Council, Albaha University.

 

 

Aug 2016 - Oct 2017

Member, Research and Consulting Services Institute, Albaha University.

 

Mar 2016- Nov 2017

Member, Students Fund, Albaha University.

 

Sep 2010 - Pre

Member, Business Administration Department, Albaha University.  

 

Oct 2015 - Pre

Member, Scientific Council, Albaha University. 

 

 

Training courses and workshops

Dec 2017 (6 days)

Leading and Building a Culture of Innovation, Harvard Business School, Boston, USA

 

Feb 2016 (4 days)

Blackboard Learn Academic Collaboration Essentials, Saudi electronic University and BME, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

 

Nov 2015 (4 days)

Blackboard Learn Academic Collaboration Administration, Saudi electronic University and BME, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

 

Jun 2015 (5 days)

Structural Equation Modeling, University of Connecticut, CT, USA.

 

Oct 2014 ( 4 days)

Strategic Leadership, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

Dec 2013 (2 days)

Conflict Management, Academic Leadership Center, Riyadh.

 

May 2013 (2 days)

Evaluating the Performance of Faculties workshop, NCAAA, Riyadh. 

 

Feb 2013( 3 days)

How to Publish in Scientific Journal, Arab Administrative Development Organization, Sharm El-Sheikh.

 

Apr 2012 (2 days)

 

Introduction to Academic Leadership, Academic Leadership Center, Al Khobar.

 

Jan 2012 (3 days)

Tourism Development & Management workshop, Emirate of Albaha province.

 

Nov 2011 (2days)

Teaching, Learning, and Assessment Strategies at Institutional and Program Levels, British council, NCAAA, Abha province. 

 

Fall 2009 (4 months)   

Four Sessions on Teaching and Training Graduate Students, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nova Southeastern University, Florida, United States.

 

Fall 2008 (4 months)
       

 

Introduction to SPSS for Windows, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nova Southeastern University, Florida, United States.

 

Apr 2005 (4 days)

 

Operation for Terminal Unit, National Information Center, Riyadh.

Mar 2005 (3 days)

 

Employee Salaries and Benefits, Institute of Public Administration, Jeddah.  

 

 

 

Membership

Feb 2015- Nov 2017

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Albaha University of Human Sciences, KSA.

 

Aug 2008 - Sep 2013

Editorial Broad Member, Journal of Alternative perspective in Social Sciences, USA.

 

 

Conferences

Apr 2017

7th International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education, Riyadh.

 

Apr 2015

The Association of Private Enterprise Education International Conference, presenting a study titled "Identifying Preferred Conflict Management Styles of organizational members", Cancun, Mexico. 

 

Apr 2014

4th International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education, Riyadh.

Apr2014

17th  Conference on International Academy of Management and Business, Nove de Julho University, São Paulo, Brazil.

 

Dec 2013

Business and Social Science Research Conference, presenting a study titled "Crisis Readiness in Public Organizations in Al-Baha Province, Saudi Arabia" which was accepted for publication in the Journal of Macrotheme Review, Paris, France.

 

Jul 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility Conference, Fluminense Federal University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

 

Apr 2013

3rd International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education, Riyadh.

 

Apr 2012

2nd International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education, Riyadh.

 

 

 

Certificate of Merit and Modal of Honor

2009-2010

 

Received Excellence Rewards during Four Semesters, Winter 2009, Summer 2009, Fall 2009, and Winter 2010 from Saudi cultural Attaché, Washington D. C.

 

2002 and 2005

 

Conferred the Security Medal twice, from Prince Naif Bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior, for my dedication to performance of remarkable work and care of the national security.

 

 

 

 

Publications

Alghamdi, F. (2015). Another Look at Job and Life Satisfaction among Employees: Evidence from a Developing Country, American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 5, 11-19.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2014). The Role of Trait Emotional Intelligence in Individual Performance: a Descriptive Study in Albaha University, Saudi Arabia, Journal of Service Science and Management, 7, 361-367. 

 

Alghamdi, F. (2014). The Impact of Service Quality Perception on Patient Satisfaction in Government Hospitals in Southern Saudi Arabia, Saudi Medical Journal, 35, 1271-1273.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2013). Crisis Readiness in Public Organizations in Albaha Province, Saudi Arabia. The Macrotheme Review, 6, 8-17.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2018). Total Quality Management and Organizational Performance: A Possible Role of Organizational Culture. International Journal of Business Administration, 9(4), 186-200.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2017). The Association between Human Capital, Social Capital, and Innovative Work Behavior, A Descriptive Case Study, Journal of Albaha University of Human Sciences.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2018). Predicting Entrepreneurial Intention of Undergraduate Students in an Efficiency- Driven Economy: an Application of the Theory of Planned Behavior, Journal of Albaha University of Human Sciences.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2018). Ambidextrous Leadership, Ambidextrous Employee, and the Interaction between Ambidextrous Leadership and Employee Innovative Performance, Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 7, 1-14.

 

Alghamdi, F. (2018). Job Insecurity, Organizational Commitment, Financial Responsibility, and Turnover Intention, a Test of Three-Way Interaction. International Business Research, 11(6), 213.

Alghamdi, F. (2018). Investigating the Influence of Ethical Climate on Trust in Organization and Trust in Supervisor in Albaha Province, Saudi Arabia, Using Victor and Cullen’s Framework. Journal of Service Science and Management, 11(04), 383.

 

 

Areas of Interest

HRM

Strategic Management

Organizational Behaviour