Accounting and Finance Staff

 

Dr Adedeji Abimbola

Dr Adedeji Abimbola

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7296

Email t.a.adedeji@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Nishat Azmat

Mrs Nishat Azmat

Teaching Fellow in Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Nishat has lectured at the University of Birmingham for over ten years teaching management accounting, financial accounting, accounting theory and information systems for accountants. Previously she worked in both industry and practice.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7792

Email azmatn@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jane Binner

Professor Jane Binner

Department of Accounting and Finance

Dr Nicholas Carline

Dr Nicholas Carline

Lecturer in Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

I joined the faculty and Department of Accounting and Finance in June 2011. 

Prior to this I was on the faculty of Lancaster University Management School in the Department of Accounting and Finance. My responsibilities at LUMS included the role of Deputy Director of Masters Programmes in Accounting and Finance.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6704

Email carlinen@bham.ac.uk

Sajid Chaudhry

Sajid Chaudhry

Research Fellow

Department of Accounting and Finance

Sajid is an AHRC/Max Fry Research Fellow at Birmingham Business School. He has completed his PhD from School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University, The Netherlands. His research interests include micro and macro economic aspects of Banking.

Dr Tony Cook

Dr Tony Cook

Part time Visiting Lecturer

Department of Accounting and Finance

Lecturer in Accounting and Finance. Professional experience as a management accountant in the areas of budgetary control systems, capital expenditure appraisals and financial investigations. Extensive teaching experience in financial management initially within the context of the health service teaching clinicians and other health care managers in the UK and internationally and has ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6225

Dr Paul Cox

Dr Paul Cox

Senior Lecturer of Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Professor Robert Cressy

Professor Robert Cressy

Professor of Finance, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Department of Accounting and Finance

Robert Cressy, BA(Wales), PhD(Edinburgh), is Professor of Finance, Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Birmingham Business School, an appointment he has held since 2006. Previous appointments include Professor of Finance at Cass and Hull business schools, Assistant Director of Warwick University Business School’s Centre for Small and Medium Enterprises and Lectureships in Economics ...

Telephone + 44(0) 121 414 5609

Email r.cressy@bham.ac.uk

Thomas Cuckston

Thomas Cuckston

Lecturer in Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Tom completed his undergraduate degree in Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge in 2003. He then worked in the accounting profession for six years, qualifying with the ACCA in 2007. He completed a Master of Research degree at the University of York in 2010 and then a PhD at Newcastle University in February 2014.  The title of his thesis was 'Financial Accounting Calculation ...

Email t.j.cuckston@bham.ac.uk

Lucy Dilley

Lucy Dilley

Teaching Fellow in Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Since joining the Business School as a Teaching Fellow in the Accounting and Finance department, Lucy acts as Admissions Tutor for the Accounting and Finance BSc programme. Lucy also lectures Basic Accounting and Auditing modules.

Prior to joining the Business School Lucy was an Audit Manager at KPMG

Telephone 0121 414 2273

Email l.dilley@bham.ac.uk

Dr Hisham Farag

Dr Hisham Farag

Lecturer in Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3101

Email h.farag@bham.ac.uk

Robert Fleming

Robert Fleming

Teaching Fellow

Robert is the module leader for the Analytical techniques module and the Quantitative Methods for accounting and finance.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6981

Email flemingr@adf.bham.ac.uk

Dr George Georgiou

Dr George Georgiou

Senior Lecturer

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5388

Email g.georgiou@bham.ac.uk

Dr Dan Herbert

Dr Dan Herbert

Senior Lecturer in Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8027

Email d.herbert@bham.ac.uk

Professor Ron Hodges

Professor Ron Hodges

Professor of Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Ron joined the Birmingham Business School on 1st March, 2012. He is currently Head of the department of Accounting and Finance. Ron is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. His research interests include the regulation of public sector accounting; public sector governance, audit and accountability; ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8520

Email r.hodges@bham.ac.uk

Professor Ranko Jelic

Professor Ranko Jelic

Professor of Finance
Head of Department of Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 5990

Email r.jelic@bham.ac.uk

Professor Rowan Jones

Professor Rowan Jones

Emeritus Professor of Public Sector Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Rowan Jones is an accountant who, in research and teaching, specialises in all aspects of government accounting and auditing, and has additionally specialised in teaching financial accounting theory. He has, when possible, contributed to policy-making in government accounting.

Email rowanhjones@outlook.com

Dr Eilnaz Kashefi Pour

Dr Eilnaz Kashefi Pour

Lecturer in Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Eilnaz joined Birmingham Business School as a Lecturer in Finance after successfully completing a PhD in Finance at Cass Business School and working as a lecturer in Finance at Swansea University. Her current research interests are empirical issues in corporate finance with a special focus on capital structure, debt maturity, IPOs, and delistings. She is a member of the American Finance ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 4882

Email e.kashefipour@bham.ac.uk

Steve Keepax

Steve Keepax

KPMG Programme Director and Senior Fellow

Department of Accounting and Finance

Steve lectures on Auditing and Information System modules. He is also the Programme Director for the BSc Accountancy degree which is aimed at School Leavers who are directly employed by KPMG for the course of their studies.

Prior to joining the Business School Steve was a Senior Manager at KPMG

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5647

Email s.keepax@bham.ac.uk

Bernard Langford

Bernard Langford

Teaching Fellow in Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Bernard Langford joined Birmingham Business School in September 2011 having previously worked as a Senior Lecturer for a number of years at Birmingham City University. His association with the University of Birmingham is long-standing being engaged as a part time visiting lecturer on the MSc and BA Accountancy and Finance (Year 3) programmes, and more recently with the BSc Management ...

Telephone +044 (0)121 414 6533

Email b.m.langford@bham.ac.uk

Professor Andy Lymer

Professor Andy Lymer

Professor of Accounting and Taxation
Deputy Head of School

Andy has been a member of the Birmingham Business School for over 20 years. He is currently the Deputy Head (Associate Dean) of the School. During 2012 he was the Interim Head of School and for the four years prior to this acted as the Head of the Department of Accounting and Finance. He researches and teaches in the fields of taxation (UK, comparative and ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6677

Email a.m.lymer@bham.ac.uk

Dr Chun Yu Mak

Dr Chun Yu Mak

Lecturer in Accounting & Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 2547

Email c.y.mak@bham.ac.uk

Tim Mason

Tim Mason

Teaching Fellow in Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Prior to joining the Business School Tim spent over a decade teaching management accounting and financial management at BPP on both professional accountancy courses and undergraduate programmes. Before entering teaching he had worked as an accountant for IMI plc in a variety of roles and locations.

Tim teaches on the first year Introduction to Management Accounting and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6540

Email t.j.mason@bham.ac.uk

Professor Victor Murinde

Professor Victor Murinde

Professor of Development Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6704

Email v.murinde@bham.ac.uk

Mr Kean Ow Yong

Mr Kean Ow Yong

Lecturer in Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6534

Email k.h.ow-yong@bham.ac.uk

Dr Nick Rowbottom

Dr Nick Rowbottom

Senior Lecturer

Department of Accounting and Finance

Since joining the University, Nick has acted as Programme Director for the BSc. Accounting & Finance programme and Director of Education for the department. He helped design and introduce the KPMG School Leavers Programme (BSc Accountancy) and is currently managing the PhD programmes in the department.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6676

Email n.rowbottom@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Samuels

Professor John Samuels

Emeritus Professor (of Business Finance)
University foundation fellow
Part Time visiting lecturer

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6530

Email j.m.samuels@bham.ac.uk

Professor Robert Scapens

Professor Robert Scapens

Professor of Management Accounting

Department of Accounting and Finance

Professor Robert W. Scapens is a part-time professor in the Accounting and Finance Department of the Birmingham Business School, where his primary role is to support the research activities of the members of the Department. He is also an Emeritus Professor at the Manchester Business School and a visiting professor of Management Accounting at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. ...

Email r.w.scapens@bham.ac.uk

Marek Schroeder

Marek Schroeder

Senior Lecturer

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6535

Email m.a.s.schroeder@bham.ac.uk

Professor Michael Theobald

Professor Michael Theobald

Emeritus Professor of Finance and Investment

Department of Accounting and Finance

Lecturing experience at Manchester, New York and Northwestern (Kellog) Universities and IDEA (Buenos Aires). Experience in a number of capacities as:-  member of a variety of editorial boards; Chair of International Examinations Committee of the Association of Certified International Investment Analysts; Academic Panel, Institute of Actuaries; Senior Academic Advisor to the UK Society of ...

Sam Thewlis

Sam Thewlis

Teaching Fellow in Accounting

I joined Birmingham Business School in September 2011 after having previously worked in a similar role at Aston University. Prior to this I spent thirteen years working in tax practice.

My practical experience comes from a range of firms, from small to Big 4, and encompasses a wide range of accounting and tax work, although my specialist areas include personal and ...

Professor Penelope Tuck

Professor Penelope Tuck

Professor of Accounting, Public Finance and Policy

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2699

Email p.a.l.tuck@bham.ac.uk

Dr Ping Wang

Dr Ping Wang

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Department of Accounting and Finance

Telephone + 44 (0) 121 414 6675

Email wangpz@adf.bham.ac.uk