Dr Ernest Ezeani

Dr. Ernest Ezeani

Lecturer

Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise

Greenbank Building, GR032

+44 (0) 1772 89 4536

eiezeani@uclan.ac.uk

Ernest is a lecturer in Accounting and Finance at UCLan. He holds a PhD in Finance and a master's degree in Accounting and Finance from University of Central Lancashire. He also achieved another master’s degree in Management from University of Bochum, Germany and a PG Cert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (PG Cert LTHE) from UCLan. He is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and is currently working towards Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy.

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Ernest is a lecturer in Accounting and Finance at UCLan. He holds a PhD in Finance and a master's degree in Accounting and Finance from University of Central Lancashire. He also achieved another master’s degree in Management from University of Bochum, Germany and a PG Cert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (PG Cert LTHE) from UCLan. He is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and is currently working towards Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy.

As a Certified SAP FICO and ABAP Programming consultant, with industrial experience in implementation and configuration of Financial and Management Accounting system, he currently coordinates SAP University Alliance , aiming to boost students’ employability-related skills through SAP, SAGE and advanced excel training.

Ernest enjoys teaching Accounting and Finance with a special interest in Corporate Finance, International Financial Management and contemporary issues. He teaches various Finance and Accounting modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and is active in delivering Executive MBA programmes at UCLan.

Within Accounting and Finance division, he supports the professional practice of newly appointed staff. Ernest is also FHEA mentor and reviewer, working with CELT to support colleagues to gain FHEA accreditation. 

Qualifications
  • PhD in Finance, University of Central Lancashire, 2019
  • PG. Cert LTHE University of Central Lancashire, (expected, June 2019)
  • PG. Cert Business Research Methods, University of Central Lancashire, 2017
  • Masters Accounting and Finance, University of Central Lancashire, 2015
  • Masters Management, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, 2009
  • B.A Philosophy, Urban University Rome, 2003 

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

MBA / Executive MBA Modules

  • AC4430 - Strategic Financial Management -Executive MBA
  • AC4410 - Accounting and Finance (MBA)

Undergraduate Modules

  • AC3410 - Financial Management for Business
  • AC2906 - International Financial Management Techniques
  • AC2110 - Financial Accounting for Managers

Research

Capital Structure and Speed of Adjustment

Memberships

  • Associate Fellow Higher Education Academy (AFHEA)
  • Member British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)

CONFERENCES

  • SAP Academic Conference, EMEA, Munich, 2018