University of Mannheim, Business School

Sara Alsarghali is a PhD student and a research assistant at the Accounting & Capital Markets chair at the University of Mannheim in Germany. Her research interest is mainly on IFRS implementation around the world. Sara holds a BA in Accounting from An-Najah National University in Palestine and M.Sc from Lancaster University in the UK.

Prior to her PhD, Alsarghali worked as an instructor at An-Najah University for three years. She is a recipient of the Palestinian Ministry of Education scholarship, An-Najah University scholarship, the DAAD scholarship and the award for the best overall performance on the MSc Accounting and Finance programme during the academic year 2010/2011. She is also an alumna of the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting on Economic Science.