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Personal profile

General

David Yates is a Lecturer in Accounting as Aston Business School and has previously studied there as a PhD student, along with completion of postgraduate and undergraduate degrees at The University of Wales Aberystwyth. He has also held a number of roles within the private sector, and has experience of the finance function in telecommunications, retail, tourism, financial services and supply chain functions/sectors.

Employment

  • Aston University (2018-Present) – Lecturer in Accounting
  • Aston University (2016-2018) – Teaching Assistant
  • New Look Retailers Ltd (2014) – Senior Finance Analyst
  • Magic Memories (UK) Ltd (2013-2014) – Finance Manager
  • Lifestyle Service Group (2010-2013) – Graduate Finance Analysist
  • Aberystwyth University (2009-2010) – Teaching Fellow in Accounting
  • Aberystwyth University (2009) - Seminar Tutor (Accounting and Finance)

Qualifications

  • BSc (Wales) Accounting and Finance - 2008
  • MSc (Wales) Accounting and Finance - 2010
  • PgCert (Aston) Learning and Teaching in Higher Education - 2017
  • PhD (Aston) The Role, Status and Accountability of UK Service Clubs: An exploratory study - 2018
  • PgDip (Aston) Learining and Teaching in Higehereducation - (pending, expected award date: 2019)

Research Interests

  • Accountability in Organisational Contexts
  • NGOs/Charities
  • Self and Accountability

Research Projects/Collaborations

  • Yates, D., Gebreiter, F. & Lowe, A. (2019) The Internal Accountability Dynamic of UK Service Clubs: Towards (more) Intelligent Accountability? Accounting Forum, 43(1) 161-192.
  • Gebreiter, F., Davies, M., Finley, S., Gee, L., Weaver, L., & Yates, D. (2018). From ‘rock stars’ to ‘hygiene factors’: Teachers at private accountancy tuition providers. Accounting History23(1–2), 138–150. https://doi.org/10.1177/1032373217729513

PhD Supervision

David welcomes PhD applications from candidates aiming to study charity accounting/accountability, NGO accounting/accountability and accountability in other organisational contexts.

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (ACMA CGMA)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Consulting

David currently offers advice to both Rotary Interantional in Great Britain and Ireland (District 1060), and Lions Clubs International (Multiple District 105) on a pro bono basis. He welcomes the opportunity to assist membership organisations, charities and other civil society organisations in his role and via his research interests and expertise.

Teaching Activity

Current:

  • BF1120 Introductory Accounting for Business
  • BF1122 Foundations in Financial and Management Accounting
  • BFM224 Management Accounting

Research Interests

Phone:(+44) 0121 204 3675

Email: d.yates@aston.ac.uk

Room: ABS 418

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Research Output

  • 2 Article
  • 1 Book/Film/Article review

Critical Dialogical Accountability: From Accounting-based Accountability to Accountability-based Accounting: Dillard, J. and Vinnari, E. Critical Perspectives on Accounting, 2018, 62, pp. 16–38

Yates, D., 16 Jan 2020, In : Social and Environmental Accountability Journal. 40, 1, p. 99-100 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The internal accountability dynamic of UK service clubs: Towards (more) intelligent accountability?

Yates, D., Gebreiter, F. & Lowe, A. D., 16 Apr 2019, In : Accounting Forum. 43, 1, p. 161-192

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • From ‘rock stars’ to ‘hygiene factors’: teachers at private accountancy tuition providers

    Gebreiter, F., Davies, M., Finley, S., Gee, L., Weaver, L. & Yates, D., 1 Feb 2018, In : Accounting History. 23, 1-2, p. 138-150 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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  • Thesis

    The role, status and accountability of UK service clubs: an exploratory study

    Author: Yates, D., 13 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Belal, A. R. (Supervisor), Lowe, A. D. (Supervisor) & Gebreiter, F. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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