Members of The Open University Business School’s Accounting research team specialise in: accounting theory, accounting education, corporate governance, financial reporting (with particular emphasis on international topics), management accounting and financial performance measurement. Academic staff are interested in various areas of accounting research, including conceptual frameworks for accounting standards, international accounting, the use of accounting information in decision making, management accounting and control, integrated reporting, corporate social responsibility and reports, modern equity analysis techniques and accounting education both through distance learning and in the professions.
PhD or MPhil
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Minimum 2:1 (or equivalent) plus 120 credits in research methods training or, ideally, a masters degree in Research Methods (MRes) which is the usual precursor to PhD studies.
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- Claire Wylde
- +44 (0)1908 332311
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