Moh'd El Diri

Postgraduate Research Student
Department of Economics
 Moh'd El Diri



DIRI is now a PhD student in Essex University. He holds B.S. and M.A. degrees in Economics from Jordan University and MRes degree in Economics from Essex University. He spent 3 years as a foreign Dep. Officer in Jordan Kuwait Bank and 16 years in HCST-Jordan (Higher Council for Science and Technology) where he was managing a fund specialized in supporting financial and managerial services for SMEs. He also worked as a freelancer in (Euro-Med) project in Jordan which was financed by the European Commission. He taught the following classes in Essex: Economics for Business and Methods for Economic Analysis.


  • Master of Research (MRes) Economics / Distinction Essex University (2017)

  • Master of Arts (M.A) Economics Jordan University (2004)

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S) Economics Jordan University (1997)

Research and professional activities


Innovation and Economic Growth

Supervisor: Prof. Christian Ghiglino , Dr. George Symeonidis

Research interests

Innovation and Economic Growth

Innovation and Inequality



Colchester Campus