There are several opportunities open for volunteers to work with BAFA. We accept self-nominations and nominations from friends/colleagues for posts. Please do not be too modest or wait to be asked – your interest in any of these positions would be very much welcomed. 

Accounting Education SIG

Nominations are sought for the following two posts on the Executive Committee of the BAFA AE-SIG:

  • Elected Member (Treasurer)
  • Elected Member (Professional bodies liason)

Elections will take place at the AGM during the Conference (17-19 May 2023). Candidates present will be given the opportunity to make a brief address, no longer than 300 words, to the meeting. A member of the Executive will read out a short statement at the request of candidates unable to be present at the AGM.

In addition, there is a space for an additional co-opted member of the Executive Committee for which we are seeking expressions of interest. In this respect we are particularly interested in members who can contribute to teaching and scholarship or to the encouragement and support of early career/change in career accounting education researchers and scholars. For consideration for this post we request that those expressing an interest provide a brief statement, not more than 200 words, indicating the contribution you intend to make to the Executive Committee.

To be nominated for election or propose yourself for co-option you must be a member of the British Accounting and Finance Association and of theBritish Accounting and Finance Association Accounting Education Special Interest Group (BAFA AE-SIG).

Nominations for elected posts should be e-mailed to the the undersigned Chair and Secretary before 12:00 (noon) on 5 May 2023

Expressions of interest for the co-opted position should be made to the undersigned Chair and Secretary before 12:00 (noon) on the 25 May 2023, after the end of the BAFA AE-SIG conference.

Greg Stoner (Chair) and

Linda Hickson (Secretary)

You can find the current members of the BAFA AE-SIG Executive Committee on the SIG website. Please contact any of the of the current committee if you wish to talk to us about possible roles and membership.

Appointments are made under our Diversity and Inclusion Policy and are overseen by our Diversity and Inclusion Monitoring Committee.