Mrs Beverly Vickerstaff

Job: Head of Quality Faculty of Business and Law; Associate Head Accounting and Finance; Academic Business Change Manager CSM

School/department: Faculty of Business and Law

Address: Hugh Aston Building, De Montfort University

T: +44 (0)116 2551 551 x6717




Personal profile

Beverly Vickerstaff is Head of Quality in the Faculty of Business and Law working to ensure the quality of the academic provision across the Faculty whilst supporting the Head of the Department of Accounting and Finance to successfully run one of the largest Accounting and Finance Departments in the country. The development of the Department has been underpinned by its outstanding teaching record and excellent exemption profile. Beverly commenced work within the Department as a part time member of the team prior to taking up a full time position as a Senior Lecturer. Over the years she has acted as module leader, programme leader personal tutor, placement supervisor, admissions tutor, undergraduate provision co-ordinator, PSRB co-ordinator, peer observer, international collaboration development advisor, Principal Lecturer, graduation reader and Acting Head of Department. Prior to commencing her academic career Beverly worked within the profession and within industry as an accountant. She has three grown up daughters and two Grandchildren of whom she is exceptionally proud.

Research group affiliations

The Centre for Accounting and Finance Education (CAFE)

Areas of teaching

International Taxation Policy

Personal Taxation

Business Taxation

Financial Reporting



Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA)

MSc Accounting and Finance

BSc Mathematical Studies


Courses taught

MSc Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Business Management


Accounting and Economics

Business and Management

Business Management and Finance

Economics and Finance


Accounting Studies

Business and Finance

ACCA Papers F6, F7 and P6

Honours and awards

25 year Long Service Award 2015; Finalist Unsung Hero Oscar Awards 2015

Membership of professional associations and societies


Conference attendance


Consultancy work

Visiting Lecturer University of Warwick 2009-2012; Author; Johal and Vickerstaff (2012) Financial Accounting, Hodder Education.

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