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Tarek Metwally

Senior Lecturer

Nottingham Business School


Doctor Tarek Metwally is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at Nottingham Business School teaching on the following modules:

  • Corporate Governance and Risk Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business Research Project
  • Accounting in its Org Contexts
  • Management Accounting for Decision

Career overview

Prior to joining Nottingham Trent University, he held the positions of a Lecturer at the University of Huddersfield and a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Nottingham. Tarek holds a PhD in Accounting and Finance from the University of Nottingham and is an Associate Fellow of the Advance HE (AFHEA).

Tarek has more than ten years of academic experience. In his current role, he teaches Corporate Governance and Risk Management, Financial Management, Accounting in its Organisational Contexts, and Management Accounting for Decisions. He also supervises students’ research projects.

Tarek is happy to consider applications from PhD candidates.

Research areas

Tarek's current research interest lies in addressing contemporary issues in corporate governance (including board diversity and executive pay), sustainable accounting (including social and environmental accounting) and corporate reporting (including CSR reporting, financial reporting, and political disclosure). His research has been presented in several national and international conferences, including the 2023 Conference of the BAFA Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing SIG (University of Nottingham), the 2021 International Corporate Governance Conference (Cardiff University), and the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Accounting Association.

Research Expertise and Interests:

  • Measurement of Board Diversity
  • Sustainable Accounting
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Accounting Conservatism
  • Political Connections
  • Market-based Research

External activity

Tarek has served as an Ad Hoc Reviewer for Academic Journals, including the

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting (ABS 3-rated).