Ms Doaa Althalathini

Ms Doaa Althalathini

Plymouth Business School (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)


2016-2019: PhD Business with Management, Plymouth University, UK

2015-2016: MA Poverty and Development, Sussex University, UK
2010-2012: MBA, Islamic University, Gaza, Palestine
2003-2008: BSc. Electrical Engineering, Islamic University, Gaza, Palestine

Teaching interests

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth

Entrepreneurship Thought and Action

Research interests

Entrepreneurship, gender, economic empowerment, resilience, poverty reduction. 

  • Women Entrepreneurs in Gaza Strip: Obstacles and Opportunities.International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, 3(4), 2015.
  • Effectiveness of micro-grants in the economic empowerment of poorPalestinian families. The Academic Journal of the Islamic University of Gazafor Social Sciences, 22(1): 257-293, 2014.
  • Effect of Micro-grants on Poverty Alleviation of PalestinianFamilies (Gaza Strip-Palestinian territories). Journal of World EconomicResearch, 2(5): 82-88, 2013.

Reports & invited lectures

Guest lecture: Women Entrepreneurship in conflict-Affected Zones, Plymouth University (March, 2017)