Personal profile

Personal Statement

Catriona Paisey joined the University of Strathclyde as a part-time  Professor of Accounting in October 2022. Prior to joining Strathclyde Business School, Catriona held professorships at the University of Glasgow, the University of Stirling and Glasgow Caledonian University.

Catriona’s research is mainly qualitative and focuses on the accountancy profession and the making of the accounting professional, with current projects in professional ethics, social mobility, continuing professional development, accounting history, and educational development. She has published in a wide range of journals including Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Accounting and Business Research, Accounting Education, Accounting Forum, British Accounting Review, Critical Perspectives on Accounting and Studies in Higher Education. She authored an impact case on the restoration of public trust in the accountancy profession that was submitted to REF 2021.

Catriona is a chartered accountant and has served on the Council, Ethics Board, Qualifications Board and TPE Examination Board of ICAS, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, and is currently a member of its Academic Panel.

In 2021, she was awarded the British Accounting and Finance Association Outstanding Contribution to Accounting and Finance Education Award.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities


Dive into the research topics where Catriona Paisey is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or