Dr Ali Altanlar

Profile

Ali Altanlar is an Associate Professor in Accounting and Finance division at Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds. He received his PhD degree in Accounting and Finance from Leeds University Business School in 2008. His research has been presented at many national and international conferences and has produced high quality publications at internationally quality journals such as Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Organization Studies, etc. Ali has taught and received excellent feedback across a range of postgraduate modules, which led to the Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence in two occasions.

 

Awards

"Deans award for teaching excellence 2013"

"Deans award for teaching excellence 2016"  

Best Paper Award: 11th OBHC Conference, Montreal, 2018

 

Experience

2018-present  Associate Professor in Accounting and Finance, Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds, UK.

2010-2018  Lecturer in Accounting and Finance, Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds, UK.

2008-2010  Research Fellow, Credit Management Research Centre, Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds, UK.

 

Research interests

Ali’s primary research interest is directed toward the fields of behavioural finance and risk management and lies at the intersection of finance, psychology, and economics. In addition, Ali’s research also covers the application of analytics and advanced methodologies on the study of management, governance and performance of professional organisations and public services.

 

 

Qualifications

  • PhD (Finance), The University of Leeds, UK.
  • MBA, Durham University, UK.
  • BSc (Civil Engineering), Istanbul Technical University, Turkey.

Student education

Ali’s teaching covers predominantly postgraduate modules ranging from Financial Modelling to Research Methods. His teaching in the past also covered Behavioural Finance, Consumer and Corporate Credit as well as Insurance subjects.

Student Feedback
-The teacher is quite professional.
-The lecturer was energetic and well-structured the lectures.
-Dr Ali's enthusiastic teaching technique was amazing to witness !!!!!.
-Dr Ali is one of the best lecturers I have ever had in my life. He is very enthusiastic with his job and really does his best in the class.
-Really helpful for my growth as a student and a prospective employee!!!