• Head of Research - Faculty of Business and Law

  • School of Accounting & Finance
    Faculty of Business & Law
  •    56365676
  •   saeed.sharif@taylors.edu.my

Associate Professor Dr Saeed Pahlevansharif

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Business), TAYLOR'S UNIVERSITY, Malaysia
  • Master of Business Administration, MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY, Malaysia
  • Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, AMIRKABIR UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, -

Professional Qualification

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Areas of Expertise

  • Economics, Business And Management, Finance, Psychology of financial planning

Research Interest

  • Financial planning and health care financing using the methods and theories of psychology.


  • Fear of negative appearance evaluation and attitude towards mammography: Moderating role of internal health locus of control, cancer worry and age (ISI-Indexed), Health Promotion Perspectives - Article in Journals
  • Gender Differences in Financial Literacy and Financial Behaviour Among Young Adults: The Role of Parents and Information Seeking (ISI-Indexed), Journal of Family and Economic Issues - Article in Journals
  • Family financial socialization, financial information seeking behavior and financial literacy among youth (ISI-Indexed), Asia-Pacific Journal of Business Administration - Article in Journals
  • Prevalence of Acute Myocardial Infarction and Changing Meteorological Conditions in Iran: Fuzzy Clustering Approach (ISI-Indexed), Iranian Journal of Public Health - Article in Journals
  • Financial Literacy and Quality of Life of Consumers Faced with Cancer: A Moderated Mediation Approach (ISI-Indexed), Journal of Bank Marketing - Article in Journals
  • The Effect of Religiosity on the Relationship between BMI and Body Image among Iranian Women (ISI-Indexed), Psychology of Religion and Spirituality - Article in Journals
  • A Cross-Cultural Evaluation of the Construct Validity of Templer s Death Anxiety Scale: A Systematic Review. (ISI-Indexed), OMEGA-Journal of Death and Dying - Article in Journals
  • Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Psychometric Evaluation of the Herth Hope Index Within a Sample of Iranian Older Peoples (ISI-Indexed), The InternatioThe International Journal of Aging and Human Developmentnal Journal of Aging and Human Development - Article in Journals
  • Excessive social networking sites use and online compulsive buying in young adults: the mediating role of money attitude (ISI-Indexed), Young Consumers - Article in Journals
  • Education Moderates the Relationship Between Spirituality with Quality of Life and Stress Among Malay Muslim Women with Breast Cancer (ISI-Indexed), Journal of religion and health - Article in Journals
  • A systematic review of structural equation modelling in nursing research, Nurse Researcher - Article in Journals
  • Structural Equation Modeling with AMOS - Book
  • Uncertainty and Quality of Life in Women with Breast Cancer: Moderating Role of Coping Styles, Cancer Nursing - Article in Journals
  • Religious Coping and Death Depression in Iranian Patients with Cancer: Relationships to Disease Stage (ISI-Indexed), Supportive Care in Cancer - Article in Journals
  • Exploring the Relationship Between Spiritual Well-Being and Death Anxiety in Survivors of Acute Myocardial Infarction: Moderating Role of Sex, Marital Status and Social Support (ISI-Indexed), Journal of religion and health - Article in Journals
  • The Relationship between Religious Coping and Selfcare Behaviors in Iranian Medical Students (ISI-Indexed), Journal of Religion and Health - Article in Journals
  • Psychometric Properties of the Death Anxiety Scale-Extended among Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease (ISI-Indexed), OMEGA Journal of Death and Dying - Article in Journals
  • Effect of acupressure on pain in Iranian leukemia patients: A randomized controlled trial study (ISI-Indexed), International Journal of Nursing Practice - Article in Journals
  • An Examination of Psychometric Characteristics and Factor Structure of Death Anxiety Scale Within a Sample of Iranian Patients With Heart Disease (ISI-Indexed), International Journal of Epidemiologic Research - Article in Journals
  • The Relationship between Emotional Intelligence and Academic Motivation and Determination of Their Predictive Factors among a Sample of Medical Students (SCOPUS-Indexed), Iranian Journal of Psychiatric Nursing - Article in Journals
  • Eating patterns and prevalence of obesity. Lessons learned from the Malaysian Food Barometer (ISI-Indexed), Appetite - Article in Journals
  • Psychometric evaluation of the Moral Distress Scale Revised among Iranian Nurses (ISI-Indexed), Nursing Ethics - Article in Journals
  • The Resource Provision Capability of Independent Directors in Family-controlled, Publicly-listed Companies in Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed), Corporate Ownership and Control - Article in Journals
  • Spiritual well-being and moral distress among Iranian nurses (ISI-Indexed), Nursing Ethics - Article in Journals
  • Relationship between hardiness and addiction potential in medical students (ISI-Indexed), Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Article in Journals
  • Integrating Health Belief Model and Technology Acceptance Model: An investigation of health-related Internet use. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Journal of Medical Internet Research - Article in Journals
  • Structural Equation Modeling in Plain Language (By the Use of AMOS) - Book
  • Destination quality and tourists behavioural intentions: rural tourist destinations in Malaysia (ISI-Indexed), Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes - Article in Journals
  • Tourists' risk perception of risky destinations: The case of Sabah's eastern coast (ISI-Indexed), Tourism and Hospitality Research - Article in Journals
  • The effects of corporate disclosure practices on firm performance, risk and dividend policy (ISI-Indexed), International Journal of Disclosure and Governance - Article in Journals
  • Service quality and previous experience as a moderator in determining tourists' satisfaction with rural tourism destinations in Malaysia: A partial least squares approach (ISI-Indexed) - Article in Proceeding
  • Tourists' perceptions of destination travel attributes: An application to International tourists to Kuala Lumpur (ISI-Indexed) - Article in Proceeding
  • Independent directors' resource provision capability in publicly-listed companies in Malaysia (SCOPUS-Indexed), Corporate Ownership and Control - Article in Journals
  • Tourists Perceptions of Destination Travel Attributes: An Application to International Tourists to Kuala Lumpur (ISI-Indexed), Social and Behavioral Sciences Procedia - Article in Journals
  • Service Quality and Previous Experience as a Moderator in Determining Tourists Satisfaction with Rural Tourism Destinations in Malaysia: A Partial Least Squares Approach (ISI-Indexed), Social and Behavioral Sciences Procedia - Article in Journals
  • Demographic and Social Differences in the Acceptance of Internet Banking: An Empirical Study of Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed), International Journal of Marketing Practices - Article in Journals


  • The role of heuristics in price cognition,  Co-researcher2019 to 2021, International
  • Exploring the effects of emotional climate in enhancing financial literacy among Malaysian university students: Emotional connectedness and financial decisions,  Co-researcher2018, Taylor's University
  • Asian Food Barometer,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • The antecedents of retirement preparedness: Are Malaysians personally and financially prepared for their Golden Years?,  Co-researcher2017 to 2021, Taylor's University

Awards and Stewardship

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Paper Presented

  • Comparison between Muslims and Non-Muslims Satisfaction Towards Islamic Banks in Malaysia By Using Servqual and Carter Model, , International Islamic Finance Conference (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 02/02/2010 to 03/02/2010
  • Internet Banking Technology Acceptance Model: A Focus on Hofstede Cultural Dimensions, International Conference on Management Science and e Business Engineering (ICMSBE 2011), (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 01/05/2011 to 03/05/2011
  • Independent Directors Resource Provision Capability in Publicly-Listed Companies in Malaysia. , International Conference on Emerging Trends in Scientific Research (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 15/03/2014 to 16/03/2014
  • SERVCON: Scale Development and Empirical Test In Upscale Hotels In Surabaya, , 12th Asia Pacific Chrie (ApacCHRIE) Conference (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 21/05/2014 to 24/05/2014
  • A Moderated Mediation Model of Internet Use for Health Information., International Conference on New Trends in Business, Management and Social Sciences (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 15/09/2014 to 16/09/2014
  • Effect of acupressure on Pain in Leukemia Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial study. , 1st National Congress of Paramedical Students (CONGRESS), ORAL PRESENTER , 03/03/2016 to 04/03/2016
  • Uncertainty and quality of life in Malaysian breast cancer patients: The mediating role of coping styles and psychological adjustments, 1st International and 11th National Clinical Oncology Congress in Iran (CONGRESS), ORAL PRESENTER , 09/11/2016 to 11/11/2016
  • Locus of control and health-related quality of life in Malaysian breast cancer patients: The mediating role of uncertainty , 1st International and 11th National Clinical Oncology Congress in Iran (CONGRESS), ORAL PRESENTER , 09/11/2016 to 11/11/2016
  • Corporate Ownership Patterns in Malaysian Listed Companies, The 1st Terengganu International Business and Economics Conference 2008 (TiBEC08) (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 26/11/2008 to 28/11/2008
  • An Examination of the Factors Affecting the Timeliness of Interim Financial Reporting: The Case of Malaysian Listed Companies , The 1st Terengganu International Business and Economics Conference 2008 (TiBEC08) (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 26/11/2008 to 28/11/2008