Madlen Sobkowiak

Madlen Sobkowiak

The Department of Accounting
Lecturer in Accounting

Contact details

Birmingham Business School
University House
University of Birmingham
Birmingham, UK
B15 2TT

Madlen is a Lecturer in Accounting specialising in Social and Environmental Accounting, Accounting for Sustainable Development and Biodiversity Accounting.


PhD, University of Birmingham (Ongoing)

MSc International Accounting and Finance, University of Birmingham, 2016

BSc Business Administration, Technical University of Freiberg, Germany, 2015


Madlen joined the Birmingham Business School as a Lecturer in Accounting in September 2018. Her research interests cover a range of social and environmental accounting topics with a particular interest in accounting for biodiversity and accounting for sustainable development. Madlen’s ongoing PhD project focusses on the question of how national biodiversity performance can be rendered calculable.


  • Social and Environmental Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Management Accounting
  • Decision Making and Control
  • Marketing & Financial Management (School of Engineering)


Research interests

  • Accounting for Sustainable Development
  • Accounting for Conservation
  • Social and Environmental Accounting