BSc, PhD, MBA
Professor of Finance
Division: Industrial Economics and Finance
+44 (0) 115 8467414
C03 (North Building, Jubilee Campus)
Nottingham University Business School
CEO, Guangdong Nottingham Advanced Finance Institute May 2014 - Oct 2014
Academic Lead, Guangdong Province early 2013 - April 2014
Head of the Accounting & Finance Division Feb 2010 -Feb 2012
Co-Director, School of Mathematics
MSc Numerical Techniques for Finance Oct 2007 -present
Divisional Director of Research Oct 2005 - Feb 2010
Chair in Accounting & Finance Feb. 2005 - present
Manchester Business School
Director, Executive MBA Programme 2002-2005
Senior Lecturer in Managerial Finance Oct. 2003 - Jan. 2005
Lecturer in Managerial Finance Oct. 1993 - Sept. 2003
Co-ordinator, Management Accounting,
MBS Worldwide 1991-2005
E.S.R.C. Teaching Fellow Oct. 1990 - Sept. 1993
MBA Student (full scholarship) Oct. 1988 - Sept. 1990
Mathematical Finance masters programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, from its initiation
MBA programme at Cranfield School of Management
MSc Computational Finance, University College London, from its initiation
Masters programmes, the Open University
Undergraduate programmes, Birmingham Business School
PhD viva voce examiner: Birmingham, Cambridge, London, Reading (Henley), Warwick, and others
Aggregation interrogation: ISEG Lisbon.
Chair appointment committees: UEA, Sheffield.
Manchester Business School (teaching) 2005-2010, 2010-2015.
Cambridge Judge Business School (research) 2013
Lecturer in Physical Chemistry October 1985-Summer 1988
Lecturer in Theoretical Chemistry October 1984-September 1985
Postdoctoral RF, Physical Chemistry August 1982-September 1984
Pembroke College Cambridge From 1980
Postdoctoral RF, Physical Chemistry March 1979-August 1982
Derivatives - option pricing, financial engineering and mathematical finance.
Financial instruments and markets.
Invited seminars in 2015:-
University of Bath School of Management, March.
School of Finance, Renmin University, Beijing, April.
School of Economics and Management, Chongqing University, April.
Chinese Finance Research Institute, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, Chengdu, April.
Shanghai Institute of Futures and Derivatives (Shanghai Futures Exchange), May.
London Mathematical Finance Seminar Series, June.
Luxembourg School of Finance, September.
If you are interested in applying to research with me towards a PhD, you are welcome to e-mail me (or any of my doctoral students for their views).
Co-course Director on the MSc in Numerical Techniques in Finance with School of Mathematics