Dr Salma Ashour

Dr Salma Ashour

The Department of Accounting
Lecturer in Accounting

Contact details

Department of Accounting
Birmingham Business School
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Salma is a Lecturer in Accounting at Birmingham Business School. She joined the University of Birmingham in October 2021. Her research interests are corporate taxation, corporate communication, organisational transparency, and organisational legitimacy. Her research is interdisciplinary and focuses in particular on examining corporate tax reporting.

She received the BAFA (British Accounting and Finance Assiocation) Best Conference Paper (Early Career Researcher) Award in 2022.


  • PhD in Accounting, Bangor University, 2021
  • PGCert in Research Methodology, Bangor University, 2018
  • MSc in Accounting, Bangor University, 2017
  • BCom in Accounting, Alexandria University, 2013


  • Decision Making and Control (UG)
  • MSc Dissertation (PG)