Personal profile

Research interests

Public sector accounting and health care management.

History of accounting as it interfaces with medical practice.

Gender issues in the accountancy profession.

Accounting for Society and the Environment.

Biography

Dr Paterson joined Heriot-Watt University in 2002 having previously  held a research post at the University of Edinburgh. Dr Paterson is currently involved in several research networks which include the Insititute of Public Sector Accounting Research (IPSAR), the Healthcare Organisation Research Network (HORNET) and the Academy for Accounting Historians. She is also the founder of the Accounting for Society and the Environment (ASE) research network.

Dr Paterson is currently an associate professor and the Director of Postgraduate Research Programmes (AEF) She currently sits on the university Undergraduate Studies Committee (USC), the School Studies Committee and is an elected member of Senate.

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Research Output 2003 2017

Sustainability on Campus: Knowledge Creation through Social and Environmental Reporting

Sales de Aguiar, T. R. & Paterson, A. 21 Feb 2017 In : Studies in Higher Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
Sustainability
knowledge management
education
Higher education

Critical Reflections of Academic Literature

Kyiu, A., Kwansa, N. A., Paterson, A., Arshed, N. & Danson, M. 2016 Research Methods for Accounting and Finance. 1st ed. Goodfellow, p. 41-58 18 p. (Global Management Series)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ethics, Moral Philosophy and Accounting and Finance Research

Paterson, A., Leung, D. & Jackson, W. J. 2016 Research Methods for Accounting and Finance. 1st ed. Goodfellow, p. 211-238 28 p. (Global Management Series)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ethics
finance

Research Methods for Accounting and Finance

Paterson, A. (ed.), Leung, D. (ed.), Jackson, W. J. (ed.), MacIntosh, R. (ed.) & O'Gorman, K. D. (ed.) 2016 1st ed. Goodfellow. 256 p. (Global Management Series)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

research method
finance

The Nature of Accounting and Finance Research

Paterson, A., Jackson, W. J., Sherif, M., MacIntosh, R. & Caldwell, N. 2016 Research Methods for Accounting and Finance. 1st ed. Goodfellow, p. 1-22 22 p. (Global Management Series)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

finance

Activities 2001 2015

EAA Symposium: Accounting and Popular Culture

Paterson, A. (Speaker)
29 Apr 2015

Activity: Invited talk

European Accounting Association

Paterson, A. (Participant)
28 Apr 201530 Apr 2015

Activity: Participation in conference

Accounting Society & the Environment

Paterson, A. (Participant)
1 Apr 2015

Activity: Participation in conference

Accounting, Society and the Environment

Paterson, A. (Participant)
2 Apr 2014

Activity: Participation in conference

International Conference on Enhancement and Innovation in Higher Education

Paterson, A. (Speaker)
Jun 2013 → …

Activity: Participation in conference