University of Bath School of Management University of Bath School of Management


Accounting, Finance & Law (AFL)

Marketing, Business & Society (MBS)

Information, Decision & Operations (IDO)

Strategy & Organisation (SO)

Accounting, Finance & Law Area of research
Professor David P. Newton Professor David P. Newton (Head of Division) Option pricing and mathematical finance. Financial instruments and markets
Professor Michael B Adams Professor Michael Adams Risk management & strategic finance Corporate governance & risk Accounting issues in Insurance Historical development of insurance markets Economic efficiency & market structure in insurance markets.
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Professor Clive Lennox Professor Clive Lennox Auditing, disclosure, fraud, bankruptcy, empirical research methods, and Chinese accounting and auditing. 
Placeholder image Deb Lewis Financial Reporting under International Financial Reporting Standards and in Corporate Finance.
Professor Ian Tonks Professor Ian Tonks Pensions, Directors Trading
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Professor Ania Zalewska Professor Ania Zalewska Emerging markets, Regulation, Pension reforms, Corporate governance
Dr David Bence Dr David Bence Equity Valuation, Financial Reporting Theory
Dr Paul Baker Dr Paul Baker Business Taxation, Foreign Direct Investment, Trade
Dr Philip Cooper Dr Philip Cooper Accounting, Sustainability, Education
Placeholder image Mr Ian Crawford Audit, Accounting Education.
Martin Diedrich Martin Diedrich Yield-curve modelling, network analysis, portfolio management tools
Dr Richard Fairchild Dr Richard Fairchild Behavioural Corporate Finance; Venture Capital Contracting and Performance; Applications of Game-theoretic tools to Corporate Finance Decision-Making; the effects of agency problems and asymmetric information on corporate capital structure.
Dr Simone Giansante Dr Simone Giansante Banking Regulation, Financial Networks, Financial Stability and Systemic Risk, High Frequency Finance and Real Time Trading Algorithms
Margaret Greenwood Dr Margaret Greenwood Accounting, financial management and governance in the NHS
Dr Ufuk Gucbilmez Dr Ufuk Güçbilmez Corporate finance, behavioural economics/finance
Dr Richard Jackson Professor Richard Jackson Corporate insolvency, prudential regulation, derivatives, earnings.
Sarah Jones Sarah Jones Management Accounting
Dr Weixi Liu (known as Louis) Dr Weixi Liu (known as Louis) Pension Economics, Entrepreneurial Finance, Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital & Private Equity
Dr Jamie O'Neill Dr Jamie O'Neill Socio-political theories employed in accounting - stakeholder, political economy and legitimacy theories.
Dr Vasileios Pappas Dr Vasileios Pappas Banking, Applied Macro, Financial Econometrics, Islamic Banking.
Machaela Parkin Mrs Machaela Parkin Business Law and Employment Law.
Dr Petro Perotti Dr Pietro Perotti Capital market effects of accounting information, financial reporting quality, empirical market microstructure
Professor Clive Lennox Ms Claire Russell
Dr Fanis Tsoligkas Dr Fanis Tsoligkas Insider trading, financial reporting discretion
Mr Michael Willis Mr Michael Willis Working Capital management, Corporate Growth and Economic value creation within organisations
Ms Janet Wilson-Ward Mrs Janet Wilson-Ward Commercial and company law, and Employment law. Focus on International Trade Law, corporate liability, and compensation culture.

Additional Accounting, Finance & Law Information

The following staff have professional qualifications and experience of various roles in accounting practice.

If you are a student interested in following a professional accounting career, they will be happy to discuss this career path with you.


Marketing, Business & Society Area of research
Professor Pierre McDonagh Professor Pierre McDonagh (Head of Division) Sustainability; Sustainable Communication; Sustainable Brands; Sustainable Consumption & Production; Transformative Consumer Research; Consumer Culture Theory; Co-creation & Activism, Dark Marketing
Dr Krista Bondy Dr Krista Bondy Corporate social responsibility, sustainability, power, systems thinking, organisational resilience, governance, ethics and critical perspectives. 
Dr Rob Branston Dr Rob Branston Utility companies, Strategic Decision-making, Governance, Stakeholders
Professor Andrew Crane Professor Andrew Crane Business ethics; corporate social responsibility; business and sustainability
Dr Iain Davies Dr Iain Davies Fair Trade and Social Enterprise research; Ethical Luxury Markets; Key Account Management and Business Networks
Dr Chris Dawson Dr Chris Dawson Labour Economics; Behavioural Economics; Entrepreneurship; Self-Employment; Temporary Employment; Job Satisfaction; Incentive Pay; Optimism
Dr Johanne Grosvold Dr Johanne Grosvold Business Society and Business Economics
Dr Haiming Hang Dr Haiming Hang Consumer behaviour, advertising, international retailing
Dr Robert Heath Dr Robert Heath Advertising, Emotion, Attention, Communication Psychology
Dr Stefan Hielscher Dr Stefan Hielscher Business and economic ethics; history of CSR practice, sharing economy, discourse failure
Dr Tim Hill Dr Tim Hill Social movements, Market change, Ethnographic research methods
Dr Stefan Hoejmose Dr Stefan Hoejmose Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Environmental Management in SMEs, The relationship between CSR and Strategy
Dr Kostas Iatridis Dr Kostas Iatridis Corporate responsibility, corporate sustainability, environmental management, responsible research and innovation.
Mr Donald Lancaster International marketing and advertising, agency-client relationships, branding, multi-channel communications.
Dr Zoe Lee Dr Zoe Lee Social Desirability Bias, Rebranding, Charity Mergers, Brand Identity
Dr Gordon Liu Dr Gordon Liu Strategic Marketing; Cause-Related Marketing; Strategic Management; Entrepreneurship; Knowledge and Capabilities; Corporate Social Responsibility
Dr Elizabeth Mamali Dr Elizabeth Mamali Consumer culture, consumption communities, taste/distaste, alternative modes of organizing, ethnographic approaches to consumption.
Dr Rajani Naidoo Professor Rajani Naidoo Public sector markets, consumer culture, branding, higher education
Dr Peter Nuttall Dr Peter Nuttall Consumer research, adolescents, identity, symbolic consumption
Professor Stephen Pavelin

Professor Stephen Pavelin

Corporate social responsibility, Corporate reputation, stakeholder management, business economics
Dr Lynda Porter Dr Lynda Porter Corporate social performance
Professor Nancy Puccinelli Professor Nancy Puccinelli Retailing, Consumer Behaviour, Affect and Emotion, Advertising Effectiveness, Pricing
Dr Bruce Rayton Dr Bruce Rayton Strategic Human Resource Management; Employee Commitment; Incentive Pay; Corporate Governance
Dr Phil Tomlinson Dr Phil Tomlinson Globalisation, Governance, Development, Clusters
Annie Snelson-Powell Annie Snelson-Powell Marketing, Business and Society
Professor Avi Shankar Professor Avi Shankar Consumer research; Consumer Culture Theory
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Dr Joanna Syrda Dr Joanna Syrda Industrial Organisation, Applied Microeconomics, Labour Economics


Information, Decision and Operations Area of research
Professor Brian Squire

Professor Brian Squire (Head of Division)

Supply Chain Risk Management, Behavioural Operations, Sustainable Supply Chains, Open Innovation
Christopher Archer-Brown Dr Christopher Archer-Brown

Social media, innovation, intellectual capital and personal influence.

faculty pic Dr Maria Battarra Operational Research, Optimisation, Mathematical Modelling, Heuristic algorithms, Vehicle Routing.
Professor Alistair Brandon-Jones Professor Alistair Brandon-Jones Professional service operations, Healthcare operations, e-enabled supply chain management
Dr Emmanuel Fragniere Dr Emma Brandon-Jones Supply Chain Risk Management, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Dr GŁnes Erdogan Dr Güneş Erdoğan Logistics, Vehicle Routing, Facility Location, Combinatorial Optimisation
Dr Marco Formentini Dr Marco Formentini Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Collaboration, Pricing, Supply Chain Integration, Value Engineering, Product Development
Dr Emmanuel Fragniere Dr Emmanuel Fragniere Auditing, Data Analysis, Statistics, Technology Planning/Policy
Professor Andrew Graves Professor Andrew Graves Manufacturing & Engineering in the Aerospace, Automotive and Construction industries
Dr Yufei Huang Dr Yufei Huang New Product Development and Launch, Supply Chain Management, Empirical Operations Management, Game Theory and Quantitative Marketing.
Dr Zafeira Kastrinaki Dr Jooyoung Jeon Time Series Analysis and Forecasting in Energy and Finance; Social Media Analytics
Dr Adam Joinson Professor Adam Joinson Behavioural Science and Cyber–Security, Social Media, Influence, Privacy and Trust, Computational Social Science, Behaviour Change and Technology.
Dr Richard Kamm Dr Richard Kamm Information, Decision and Operations
Professor Mike Lewis Professor Mike Lewis Strategic benefits of operational and supply competence, Dis-benefits of operational and supply failure
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Dr Sheik Meeran Dr Sheik Meeran Production Process re-engineering, Lean Manufacturing, Productivity Improvement, Job-shop Scheduling, Use of Intelligent tools in Management.
Drİbrahim Muter Dr İbrahim Muter Integer Programming, Large-Scale Optimization Problems, Decision Support Systems.
Dr Dimitris Paraskevopoulos Dr Dimitris Paraskevopoulos Metaheuristics, Mathematical programming, Network design, Scheduling, Vehicle routing
Dr Fotios Petropoulos Dr Fotios Petropoulos Decision support systems, Forecasting with judgment, Model selection, Temporal aggregation, Time series forecasting
Dr Lynda Porter Dr Lukasz Piwek Behavioural Science and Technology, Computational Social Science, Data Mining and Visualisation, Quantified Self, Cyberpsychology, Social Media
Dr Tony Roath Dr Tony Roath International Supply Chain Management, Sustainability, Dynamic Capabilities, Strategy
Dr Jens Roehrich Dr Jens Roehrich Governance of inter-organisational relationships, Procuring complex performance, Public procurement, Innovation management
Dr Christos Vasilakis Professor Christos Vasilakis Application of operational research / management science to health care, computer modelling and simulation, health care analytics.
Dr Xingjie Wei Dr Xingjie Wei Social computing, computational sociology, biometrics, big data, social network analysis, machine learning.
Dr Baris Yalabik Dr Baris Yalabik Corporate Environmental Responsibility, Economic Modelling


Strategy & Organisation Area of research
Professor Michael Mayer Professor Michael Mayer (Head of Division) Strategy, Institutions, Organizations, Comparative and International Business Organization and Management.
Professor Andrew Brown Professor Andrew Brown Narrative, Sensemaking, Identity, Change
Dr Hong T. M. Bui Dr Hong T. M. Bui Learning organisation, systems thinking, innovation, sustainability, uncertainty
Dr Katharina Chudzikowski Dr Katharina Chudzikowski Careers, employment relations, cross-cultural perspectives on careers, representation of knowledge workers
Dr Ian Colville Professor Ian Colville Behavioral, Social Studies, Services
Dr Sergio Costa Dr Sergio Costa Technology Entrepreneurship, Business Models, Organisational Improvisation, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Strategy
Dr Daniela Defazio Dr Daniela Defazio

Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Management of Technological Innovation; Academic Entrepreneurship; Academia–Industry Interaction; Networks.

Dr Panos Desyllas Dr Panos Desyllas

High technology Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) and innovation performance; Capturing value from service and business model innovation; Vertical boundary decisions.

Professor Dimo Dimov Professor Dimo Dimov Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Professor Jurgen Enders Professor Jürgen Enders The regulation, funding and organisation of higher education and research; management/leadership and organisational change in universities; the student experience, employability and graduate careers; the socio-economic impact of universities; and academic work and career.
Dr Felicia Fai Dr Felicia Fai Innovation Technology R&D, Asia Intellectual Property
Placeholder image Dr Virgilio Failla Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Microeconometrics
Professor Yiannis Gabriel Professor Yiannis Gabriel Leader-follower relations, leader pedagogy and leadership dysfunctions - Storytelling, narrative and folklore as means of studying organizational symbolism ...
Dr Michael Gill Dr Michael Gill Identity, Institutions, professionals, qualitative research
Dr Julie Gore Dr Julie Gore The Psychology of Decision Making Behavioural Science, Managerial Cognition, Qualitative Research Methods
Stefanie Gustafsson Dr Stefanie Gustafsson Professional work, Professional Service Firms (PSFs), Careers, Trust, Qualitative research methods.
Dr Nina Katrin Hansen Dr Nina Katrin Hansen HRM Systems & Intellectual Capital Architectures, HRM in Professional Service Firms, Organisational Learning & Capabilities, Micro–Foundations of Strategic Management.
Dr Veronica Hope Hailey Dr Veronica Hope Hailey Strategic Change, HR Strategy, Trust and Trust Repair, Employee Engagement, the Employment Relationship.
Andrea Herepath Dr Andrea Herepath

Strategic management, strategy-as-practice, strategy formulation, implementation and change; Institutional theory, logics and work; Critical realism, critical discourse analysis

Dr Zafeira Kastrinaki Dr Zafeira Kastrinaki Industrial Economics, Corporate Finance and Applied Econometrics
Dr Nick Kinnie Professor Nick Kinnie Managing People and Managing Knowledge in Professional Service Firms, Links between HR and Performance and Managing HRM in Outsourced Telephone Call Centres.
Dr Christos Kolympiris Dr Christos Kolympiris Venture Capital, Innovation, Patents, Intellectual Property, Federal Funding, Cluster, Knowledge Economy, Academic Entrepreneur, Firm Location Choice, Life Sciences/Biotechnology and Knowledge Spillovers
Dr Cornelia Lawson Dr Cornelia Lawson Open Science, Labour mobility, Academic Entrepreneurship, Cross-sector collaborations and networks, Innovation and technology management, Careers of young academics
Professor Mairi Maclean Professor Mairi Maclean My research interests include international business elites and elite power from a Bourdieusian perspective, entrepreneurial philanthropy, storytelling, and historical organisation studies.
Dr Orietta Marsili Professor Orietta Marsili New firm survival, exit strategies, innovation and M&A.
Dr Monia Mtar Dr Monia Mtar How multinational firms manage issues of strategic importance as they face competing demands for global integration and localisation; the impact of socio-cultural contexts on multinational firms’ behaviour; French multinationals; developments of comparative management theories in the field of international management.
Dr Yvonne van Rossenberg Dr Yvonne van Rossenberg Employee behaviour in innovation processes; Multiple targets of commitment (intra- and inter-organisational); Creative processes and creative work behaviour; Innovation and growth; Human Resource Management
Professor Ammon Salter Professor Ammon Salter Technology and Innovation Management, Open Innovation, University-Industry Interactions, Social Networks and Innovation
Dr Robin Shields Dr Robin Shields Higher education, globalization, international development, social network analysis, quantitative methods
Professor Juani Swart Professor Juani Swart Managing Knowledge and Knowledge workers, Professional service firms, Intellectual capital, Knowledge mapping
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Dr Svenja Tams Dr Svenja Tams Careers, Learning, Leadership, Social Change
Professor Edmund Thompson Professor Edmund Thompson International competitiveness and strategy, international political economy and socio-psychological environments 
Professor Russ Vince Professor Russ Vince Organisational Learning, Leadership and Change
Dr Zeynep Yalabik Dr Zeynep Yalabik Organizational Commitment; Employee Engagement; Turnover; Satisfaction with HRM practices; Organizational Socialization; Mergers
Dr Chenjian Zhang Dr Chenjian Zhang Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, Organisational Change & Innovation, Trust Research, Neo-institutional theory, social networks, Corporate Social Responsibility