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. 

Dean of The Business School

Gail Boag

PA to the Dean

Jennie Vaughan

Heads of Subject Group

Dr Brian Windram, Head of Accountancy, Finance and Law
Grant MacKerron, Head of International Business
Tony Douglas, Head of Marketing, Sales and Entrepreneurship

School Academic Leads

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

School Support Manager

Julie Dickson

Accountancy, Finance and Law

Dr Sifeng Bi, Visiting Scholar
Dr Matthew Bonnett, Lecturer in Accounting
Dr Sarah Borthwick, Lecturer in Accounting
Tim Burrows, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Ramandeep Kaur Chhina, Associate Professor
Kenneth Dale-Risk, Lecturer in Human Rights, Criminal & Property Law
Graeme Dalziel, Associate Lecturer
Dr James Dunn, Lecturer in Accounting
Dr Nazam Dzolkarnaini, Associate Professor
Dr Rachel Findlay, Lecturer in Accounting
Paul Gallacher, Research Student
Morrison Handley-Schachler, Lecturer
Dr Henry Huang, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Tienyu Hwang, Lecturer in Financial Services
Suki Kaur, Lecturer
Dr 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
Dr Lesley-Anne Macfarlane - Lecturer in Law
Claire McCafferty, Graduate Teaching Assistant
James McDougall, Lecturer in Sports & Consumer Law
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
Malcolm Pettigrew, Senior Lecturer in Financial Services
David Potter, Lecturer
Dr Les Short, Lecturer in Financial Services
Duncan Spiers, Lecturer in Jurisprudence; Criminal & Property Law
Grahame Steven, Lecturer & Teaching Fellow, Accounting
Susanne Tanner, Associate Lecturer
Dr David White, Lecturer in Financial Services
Dr Richard Whitecross, Associate Professor in Law
Pat Wilson, Lecturer in Accounting
Dr Jane Zhang, Lecturer in Financial Services

International Business

Dr Chiara Amati, Lecturer in Business Administration
Mammed Bagher, Senior Lecturer & Teaching Fellow, Leadership
Ronald Broatch, Online Tutor
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 Matthew Dutton - Senior Research Fellow
Dr Valerie Egdell, Associate Professor
Dr Vaughan Ellis, Lecturer in Work and Industrial Relations
Dr Michael Fascia, Lecturer in Business Management
Mary Fraser, Associate Lecturer
Professor Thomas Garavan, Research Professor, Leadership
Dr Alina Gavris, Lecturer in Economics
Laura Gerard, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Kirsteen Grant, Associate Professor 
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
Colin MacKenzie, Specialist Lecturer
Ciaran McFadden, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Lesley McLean, Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Dr Janice McMillan, Reader, HRD and Public Management
Dr 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
Elena Pershina, University Tutor (Global Online)
Julie Preston, Associate Lecturer
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
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
Jaylan Azer, Lecturer
Dr Christine Band, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Lyn Batchelor, Associate Professor
Anne Chalmers, Lecturer in Marketing
Aidan Craig, Lecturer in Innovation & New Product Development
Deborah Crompton, University Tutor (Global Online)
Professor John Ensor, Professor in Marketing
Mavis Gutu, University Tutor (Global Online)
Dr David Johnson - Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Dr Andrew Kincaid, Lecturer in Marketing 
Agata Krowinska, Lecturer
Dr Ashleigh Logan-McFarlane, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Lucy Lu, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Gerri Matthews-Smith, Associate Professor
Dr Barbara McCrory, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Dr Luca Mora, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Crichton Mouat, Lecturer in Business Start-Ups
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
Clidna Soraghan, Lecturer in Marketing
David Stevenson, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Elaine Thomson, Lecturer in Marketing
Dr John Thomson, Senior Lecturer in Marketing
Dr Nathalia Tjandra, Associate Professor
Sandy Wilson, Online Tutor
Dr Wendy Wu, Incubator Manager
Dr Allison Wylde, Online Tutor

Tourism and Languages

Professor 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
Laurie Anne Campbell, Research Assistant
Benedicte Cebrian, Lecturer in Language
Simon Chiu, Lecturer in Tourism & Hospitality Management
Dr Pascal Cicchetti, Associate Lecturer
Lindsay Cole, Lecturer in Tourism
Pauline Gordon, Lecturer in Hospitality
Dr Ahmed Hassanien, Lecturer in Hospitality
Michael Herriott, Subject Group Leader, Hospitality, Tourism and Festival & Event Management
David Jarman, Lecturer in Festival & Event Management
Dr Gary Kerr, Lecturer in Festival & Event Management
Anke Kietz, Associate Lecturer
Dr Michael Kranert, Lecturer in Languages
Vineet Lal, Associate Lecturer
Professor Anna Leask, Professor of Tourism Management
Maria Joao Lopes De Sousa Vieira, Associate Lecturer, PhD Student Experience
Professor Paul Lynch, Professor of Critical Hospitality and Tourism​
Dr Francesca MacKenney, Associate Lecturer
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
Dr Martin Robertson, Associate Professor
Gordon Rule, Lecturer in Hospitality
Ian Solly, Lecturer in Tourism
Dr Phiona Stanley, Associate Professor
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
Professor Craig Wight, Associate Professor
Brianna Wyatt, Associate Lecturer
Frank Xu, Associate Lecturer
Kelvin Zhang, Associate Lecturer, PhD Student Experience
Dr Vivien Zhou, Lecturer in Languages