Professor John Samuels

Professor John Samuels

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


Past academic positions include:

  • Pro Vice Chancellor (at University of Birmingham )
  • Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Social Science
  • Head of Birmingham Business School
  • Head of Department of Accounting and Finance
  • Visiting Professor in USA at Tulane University and Purdue University

Professional Accounting positions:

  • President of European Accounting Association
  • Member of Council of ACCA
  • Chairman of Board of Accreditation of Educational Courses in UK
  • Life time achievement award (2005) of British Accounting and Finance Association

Business Experience includes:

  • Director of Wolseley plc
  • Director of Birmingham Venture Capital


The Financing of Sport