Dr Christina Ionela Neokleous

Accounting Department 

Christina Neokleous 001

Position: Lecturer in Accounting 
Email: c.neokleous@aston.ac.uk
Phone: 0121 204 4529
Room Number: ABS412

 

 

 

  • PhD Accounting, Essex Business School, University of Essex (Passed PhD viva with no corrections)
  • MRes Accounting, Finance and Management, Essex Business School, University of Essex (Awarded with Distinction)
  • MSc International Accounting and Finance, Cass Business School, City University London
  • BA Accounting and Finance, Essex Business School, University of Essex
  • Lecturer in Accounting, Essex Business School, University of Essex (January 2018 – March 2019)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Essex Business School, University of Essex (October 2016 – December 2017)
  • Research Assistant, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester (August - September 2016)
  • BF1121 - Careers in Accounting
  • BF2267 - Financial Management
  • BFM285 - International Taxation and Accounting
  • BB0AAF - Introduction to Accounting and Finance 
  • Interdisciplinary Critical Qualitative Accounting Research
  • Accounting profession
  • Accounting history
  • Accounting regulation
  • Gender and Ethnicity in Accounting
  • Tax havens, tax avoidance, tax evasion using critical perspectives 
Research Grant (€10.000) from the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC) 
  • British Accounting and Finance Association
  • European Accounting Association
  • The Higher Education Academy 

Book:

  • Neokleous CI (2018) A Historical Account of Accountancy and Accountants in Cyprus, Cyprus: Afi Publications – Touch Editions

Online Articles in The Conversation UK:

  • ‘Accounting for power: the history of an industry that shaped the world’, The Conversation UK, July 21st, 2016
  • Cyprus shows how to do an EU bailout programme well, The Conversation UK, March 8th, 2016
  • Living with a 10 billion euro bailout – the story from the streets of Cyprus, The Conversation UK, December 18th, 2014

 Reports:

  • Chatzivgeri, E., Kyriacou, O., Neokleous, CI. and others, Exploring the efficacy of the EU Law concerning Reports on Payments to Government: Reflections for the EU, UK: The Social Transparency Accountability Research (STAR) Group (10 October 2018)

Conference Presentations:

  • ‘The emergence of accountancy profession in Cyprus: The Case of ICPAC and its aftermath’, Emerging Scholars’ Colloquium, Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Accounting, Stockholm, 6-7 July 2015
  • ‘The emergence and development of accountancy profession in Cyprus: The Case of ICPAC and its aftermath’ (Extended Abstract), British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA) Doctoral Conference, University of Bath, Bath, 20-21 March 2016
  • ‘The emergence and development of accountancy profession in Cyprus: The Case of ICPAC and its aftermath’ (Extended Abstract), Critical Realism and Accounting Research Workshop, Essex Business School, University of Essex, 6 April 2016
  • ‘The social, economic, political and imperial effects on the accountancy profession in Cyprus: A historical evidence’, Central Hall Westminster, London, 10-11 April 2018
  • ‘Identity, professional closure and intra-professional conflicts in postcolonial period’, BAFA Annual Conference, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, 9-10 April 2019

 Other Articles in Newspapers:

  • The nightmare for Cyprus started in March 2013, Eurokerdos Magazine – Cyprus (Online), December 23rd, 2014
  • The Corporate Governance Code and its Correct Implementation, Phileleftheros Newspaper – Cyprus, June 16th, 2013
  • Executive Remuneration as a Corporate Governance Problem, EurActiv.gr, June 30th, 2013
  • Tax Conscience, Phileleftheros Newspaper – Cyprus, November 26th, 2012
  • Financial Fraud, Simerini Newspaper – Cyprus, July 9th, 2012
  • Fraud and Manipulation of Financial Statements, Phileleftheros Newspaper - Cyprus, July 8th, 2012

 Media/Interviews:

  • August 5th, 2018: Phileftheros Newspaper, Interview “Λογιστική με χρώμα Βρετανικό (Accounting with British colour)”, p.4
  • June 2018: ICPAC Magazine ‘Accountancy Cyprus’, Cover story/Interview “Uncovering the Secret History of Accounting in Cyprus”, Issue 131, pp.36-38
  • June 22nd, 2018: Sigma TV (Cyprus), “Μεσημέρι και κάτι (Mesimeri kai kati)”
  • June 21st, 2018: RIK1 (CyBC) (Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation), “Από μέρα σε μέρα (Apo mera se mera)”