Dr Ahmed Hassan Ahmed

Senior Lecturer

University of Dundee School of Business, School of Business

Accountancy & Finance, School of Business

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Ahmed is a Senior Lecturer of Accounting and a member of staff within the Accounting & Finance discipline in the School of Business since 2018. He is currently the Research Integrity Lead.

After completing his undergraduate studies at Sohag University in Egypt, Ahmed graduated with a Master of Research (MRes) in Accounting and Finance from the University of Dundee School of Business. Thereafter Ahmed completed a PhD in Accounting from the University of Dundee.  He has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, Review of Quantitative Finance & Accounting, Accounting in Europe, International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting in Emerging Economies and Business Strategy and Development.


Areas of expertise

  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Internet Reporting
  • IFRS in Developing Countries
  • Corporate Governance
  • Earnings Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Integrated Reporting

Research Themes

  • Markets and Governance

Impact and Knowledge Exchange

  • Winning the Emerald Literati Award in 2020 for my article “The Impact of Corporate Social and Environmental Performance on the Cost of Equity Capital. UK Evidence”.
  • Winning the 2020 Emerald Literati Awards for Excellence as an “Outstanding Reviewer”.
  • Winning the Emerald Literati Award in 2018 for my article “Is Egyptian Corporate Financial Reporting becoming more Conservative?”.
  • Nominated for the award of Most Inspirational Teaching in the Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTA) 2019-2021.
  • Short-listed in the Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTA), 2021.
View full research profile and publications


BU32003 – Research Methods for Accounting and Finance (Module Leader)

BU41007 – Contemporary Issues in International Reporting (Module Leader)

BU51029 – Financial Statements and Analysis (Module Leader)

BU52015 – Research Methods

BU52004 – Contemporary Accounting Issues (Module Leader)