Our staff

Our staff are committed to developing and applying expertise in a range of business-related areas.

Lyndsay Stewart Lecture TheatreIn delivering our courses, staff draw on their extensive range of experience - both academic and professional - and many staff regularly engage in consultancy and contract research activities.

The increasing significance of applied research within The Business School is reflected in the Employment Research Institute which encourages cross-disciplinary research.

An increasing percentage of our staff are involved in research projects and research supervision.Research and scholarship also underpins teaching and programme development activity. Staff maintain close links with industry through professional body memberships, Knowledge Transfer Programmes, and Placement and Live Project module supervision.

Please click on a staff members name for a detailed profile including a biography and full contact details, or to email them directly if there is no profile available. 

Interim Dean of The Business School

Professor Alyson Tobin

Heads of Subject Group

Dr Brian Windram, Head of Accountancy, Finance and Law
Professor Kevin Hannam, Head of Tourism and Languages
Grant MacKerron, Head of International Business
Tony Douglas, Head of Marketing, Sales and Entrepreneurship

School Academic Leads

James Brown, Internationalisation
Professor Simon Gao, International (China)
Ronnie Lannon, Quality Enhancement
Patrick Harte, Student Experience
Dr Jackie Brodie, Online
Professor Alison McCleery, Research
Dr Gerri Matthews-Smith, Research 

School Support Manager

Julie Dickson

Accountancy, Finance and Law

Dr Lesley-Anne Barnes Macfarlane - Lecturer in Law
Dr Sifeng Bi, Visiting Scholar
Dr Matthew Bonnett, Lecturer in Accounting
Dr Sarah Borthwick, Lecturer in Accounting
Tim Burrows, Lecturer in Financial Services
Kenneth Dale-Risk, Lecturer in Human Rights, Criminal & Property Law
Dr James Dunn, Lecturer in Accounting
Rachel Findlay, Lecturer in Accounting
Paul Gallacher, Research Student
Dr Henry Huang, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Tienyu Hwang, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Darren Jubb, Lecturer in Accounting
Fawad Khaleel, Lecturer in Accounting
Owen Kelly, Lecturer in Financial Services
Paul Langford, Lecturer in Financial Services
Professor Michael Lloyd-Williams, Online Tutor
Douglas Maule, Lecturer in Law of Trusts & Succession, Media Law
Claire McCafferty, Graduate Teaching Assistant
James McDougall, Lecturer in Sports & Consumer Law
Rebecca McGregor, Research Assistant
Dr Maria Mina Rosero, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Marizah Minhat, Lecturer in Finance
Andy Moffat, Lecturer & Teaching Fellow, Accounting
Dr Clare Frances Moran, Lecturer in Law
Zhongdong Niu, Lecturer in Media, Employment & International Economic Law
Heather Owen, Lecturer in Accounting
Malcolm Pettigrew, Senior Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Les Short, Lecturer in Financial Services
Duncan Spiers, Lecturer in Jurisprudence; Criminal & Property Law
Grahame Steven, Lecturer & Teaching Fellow, Accounting
Dr David White, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Richard Whitecross, Associate Professor in Law
Pat Wilson, Lecturer in Accounting
Dr Brian Windram, Academic Director
Dr Jane Zhang, Lecturer in Financial Services

International Business

Dr Chiara Amati, Lecturer in Business Administration
Mammed Bagher, Senior Lecturer & Teaching Fellow, Leadership
Dr Jesus Canduela, Lecturer in Statistics & Research Methods
Dr Kenny Crossan, Lecturer in Economics
Norma D’Annunzio-Green, Subject Group Leader, Human Resource Management 
Fiona Duncan, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Vaughan Ellis, Lecturer in Work and Industrial Relations
Dr Michael Fascia, Lecturer in Business Management
Professor Thomas Garavan, Research Professor, Leadership
Dr Alina Gavris, Lecturer in Economics
Dr Kirsteen Grant, Lecturer in Human Resource Management 
Britta Heidl, Graduate Teaching Assistant ​
Dr Moira Hughes, Senior Lecturer in Statistics & Research Methods
Dr Carles Ibanez, Lecturer in Economics
Dr Piotr Jaworski, Lecturer in Economics
Dr Claire Lindsay, Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management
David Lindsay, Lecturer in Business Management
Ciaran McFadden, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr David McGuire, Reader in Human Resource Development
Dr Lesley McLean, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Janice McMillan, Reader, HRD and Public Management
Moira Nikodem, Online Tutor
Dr Jennifer O’Neill, Lecturer in Global HR and Labour Relations
Dr Holly Patrick, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Kay Penny, Lecturer in Statistics & Research Methods
Dr Allan Ramdhony, Lecturer in HRD and Change Management
Dr Stephen Robertson, Lecturer in Operations and International Business 
Urszula Roman-Kamphaus, Online Tutor
Dr Andrew Ross, Lecturer in Economics & International Business
Dr Mike Sanderson, Lecturer in Employee Relations
Professor Maura Sheehan, Professor, International Management
Dr Sarah Sholl, Lecturer in Strategic Management and Research Skills
Dr Rowan Steele, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Laura Strachan, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Hock Tan, Lecturer in International Business
Dr Karl Warner, Lecturer in Strategy & International Business
Dr Miles Weaver, Lecturer in Operations and SCM

Marketing, Sales and Entrepreneurship

Maggie Anderson, Lecturer, Entrepreneurship Learning/Creativity/Innovation
Dr Christine Band, Lecturer in Marketing
Frankie Bowbrick, Business Development Executive
Kathy Brown, Subject Group Leader, Marketing
Anne Chalmers, Lecturer in Marketing
Aidan Craig, Lecturer in Innovation & New Product Development
Professor John Ensor, Professor in Marketing
Dr Ashleigh Logan-McFarlane, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Lucy Lu, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Gerri Matthews-Smith, Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Dr Barbara McCrory, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Crichton Mouat, Lecturer in Business Start-Ups
Peter Mudie, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Paul Naughton, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Collins Osei, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Renata Osowska, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Dr Stefania Romano, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Philip Snelle, Lecturer in Marketing
David Stevenson, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Elaine Thomson, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr John Thomson, Senior Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Nathalia Tjandra, Lecturer in Marketing
Professor Peter Varley, Associate Professor
Sandy Wilson, Online Tutor
Dr Allison Wylde, Online Tutor
Dr Wendy Wu, Incubator Manager

Tourism and Languages

Dr Jane Ali-Knight, Director, Edinburgh Institute: Festivals, Events and Tourism
Dr Constantia Anastasiadou, Reader in Tourism
Dr Justyna Bakiewicz, Lecturer in Tourism
Professor Paul Barron, Professor of Hospitality & Tourism Management
Sylvain Blanche, Lecturer in Languages
Natalia Bremner, Lecturer in Languages
Anne Campbell, Lecturer in EFL
Benedicte Cebrian, Lecturer in Language
Simon Chiu, Lecturer in Tourism & Hospitality Management
Lindsay Cole, Lecturer in Tourism
Professor Mary Fischer, Professor in Languages and Intercultural Communication
Pauline Gordon, Lecturer in Hospitality
Dr Ahmed Hassanien, Lecturer in Hospitality
Michael Herriott, Subject Group Leader, Hospitality, Tourism and Festival & Event Management
Maureen Hughes, Lecturer in Languages
David Jarman, Lecturer in Festival & Event Management
Dr Michael Kranert, Lecturer in Languages
Professor Anna Leask, Professor of Tourism Management
Professor Paul Lynch, Professor of Critical Hospitality and Tourism​
Vera MacDonald, Lecturer in Languages
Rory MacLellan, Lecturer in Tourism
Dr Shuna Marr, Lecturer in Tourism
Professor Alison McCleery, Director of Research Strategy
Dr Joan McLatchie, Senior Teaching Fellow & Lecturer, Hospitality
Yolanda Montero, Lecturer in Languages
Dr Gergina Pavlova-Hannam, Online Tutor
Christine Penman, Subject Group Leader, Languages
Dr Nick Pilcher, Lecturer in Languages
Sibylle Ratz, Lecturer in Languages
Dr Ivana Rihova, Lecturer in Tourism
Mariano Rossi, Lecturer in Languages
Gordon Rule, Lecturer in Hospitality
Sheila Shea, Lecturer in Languages
Ian Solly, Lecturer in Tourism
Dr Ros Sutherland, Senior Teaching Fellow & Lecturer, Hospitality
Dr Stephen Taylor, Lecturer in Hospitality
Dr Eleni Theodoraki, Associate Professor in Festival and Event Management
Dr Ross Tinsley, Lecturer in Tourism
Dr Louise Todd, Lecturer in Festival and Event Management
Dr Gavin Urie, Lecturer in Hospitality Management
Mabel Victoria, Lecturer in Languages
Lynn Waterston, Lecturer and Teaching Fellow, Tourism Management
Dr Vivien Zhou, Lecturer in Languages