Research Output per year
I am interested through scholarship in using Information Technology to enhance the learning experience of students.
Area of academic expertise - outline
I am currently the programme leader for the undergraduate Bachelor of Accounting degree and look after the delivery of the programme to three campus, collaborative colleges and am currently working with international development to deliver the programme overseas. in doing so I am responsible for the experience of over 600 students.
From 2018/19 I am also the programme leader for the BA Business & Finance (Honours) degree.
Developed the MSc Finance and Accounting (ACCA route) which was successfully validated in November 2017.
Current research activities
Not currently active due to teaching and administration commitments but would like to work in partnership with colleagues who have an interest in developing pedagogy.
Target collaborative organisations
I work closely with four professional accounting bodies and to ensure the employability of our students.
Currently working closely with:
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA)
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland (ICAS)
Chartered Banker Institute (CIOBS)
Other areas of expertise available for knowledge exchange
I have been closely involved in assisting other universities in developing their accounting programmes, most recently working with Abertay University in reviewing their move from 15 credit modules to 20 credit modules.
I have worked with the Further Education sector through SQA, and have acted as a validator for SCQF levelling for professional body programmes.
External Examiner, University of Sunderland20 Feb 2017 → 1 Dec 2020
Quality and Standards Committee Member, Chartered Institute of Bankers in Scotland1 Jun 2010 → …
- HG Finance
- Financial Management
- Corporate Finance