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Personal profile

Employment

Aston University (United Kingdom)
Lecturer in Accounting

Research Interests

Islamic Accounting and Finance, Ethical Issues and Accountability
Earning Management, Corporate Social Responsibility and Critical Accounting

PhD Supervision

Current Supervision
Saba Ishaq Role of Islamic Finance in Bridging the Funding Gaps of SMEs in Pakistan

Membership of Professional Bodies

Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (Associate member)

British Accounting and Finance Association, British Academy of Management

Chartered Management Institute

BAFA 

Administrative Roles

Editorial Media Interview for Business Because (2019)
Developing Employability and International Marketing MSc Acc & Fin (2019)
Programme Director MSc Accounting & Finance (2018 - present)
Member of Research Committee (2018- present)
Member of Aston Business School Curriculum Development Committee (2017 - 2018)
Academic Programme and Module Board Representative of the Department of Accounting (2015 - 2017)
Member of the PhD Assessment Review Panel (2015 - 2017)
Member of the Research Committee of the Department of Accounting (2015 - 2016)
Ph.D. Student Supervisor (2015 - 2017)
Ph.D. Accounting Admission Selector (2016 - 2019)

Awards

Extra Mile Award for Engaging and Inspiring Teacher (Commended Nominee) (2017)
Extra Mile Award for Researcher of the year (Commended Nominee) (2017)
Dean’s Award for Exceptional Contribution (Commended Nominee) (2016)

Contact Details

Phone: 01212043514

Email Address: u.riaz@aston.ac.uk

Room Number: ABS 425    

Education/Academic qualification

FHEA

PhD, University of Dundee

MSc, University of Dundee

External positions

External Examiner

External Examiner, University of Huddersfield

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Research Output 2014 2019

Does Growth Still Matter for Islamic Banks?

Riaz, U., Burton, B. & Fearfull, A., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

How to embed CSR in teaching

Al Mahameed, M. & Riaz, U., Oct 2019, Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Perspectives from a Business School. Daniels, K., Elliott, C., Finley, S. & Chapman, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Political ideology and NGO accountability: the case of the Syrian conflict

Al Mahameed, M., Abras, A. & Riaz, U., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Technology enhanced learning activities and student participation

Kazmi, S. B. A. & Riaz, U., Oct 2019, Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Perspectives from a Business School. Daniels, K., Elliott, C., Finley, S. & Chapman, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

An Islamic banking perspective on consumers’ perception in Pakistan

Riaz, U., Khan, M. & Khan, N., 6 Nov 2017, In : Qualitative Research in Financial Markets. 9, 4, p. 337 358 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Consumer perceptions
Islamic banking
Pakistan
Islamic financial institutions
Islamic finance

Press / Media