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Joanne Winfield

Joanne Winfield

Senior Lecturer


I am a member of the Financial and Management Accounting (FAMA) subject group within the Business School at Sheffield Hallam University. I have experience of teaching accross the portfolio with specific expertise in the area of forensic accounting.

Prior to my academic career, I spent 15 years working as a Forensic Accountant within various areas consisting of accountancy practice, law practice and the public sector (the police force). My earlier career was spent working within accountancy functions for both large organisations (GE Capital) and for a number of smaller SME's.

  • About


    • 2016: Post Graduate Certificate, Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom
    • 2015: MSc Forensic Accounting, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom

    Member of Board of Directors or other governance role

    Board member

    • 2014 to 2016: , North Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group (NHS), United Kingdom

    Member of professional body


    • 2005 to 2008: , Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, United States of America

    Subject External Examiner

    External Examiner

    • 2018: ,

    Senior Lecturer

    Teaching expertise

    • Financial Accounting and Management Accounting


    • Forensic Accounting

  • Teaching

    Department of Finance, Accounting and Business Systems

    Sheffield Business School

    Fin Accounting & Man Accounting

    2012 to present: Various, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom

  • Publications

    Conference papers

    Jamieson, D., Awolowo, I., Garrow, N., Winfield, J., & Bhaiyat, F. (2018). Financial shenanigans: The importance of anti-fraud education. In PAN IIT International Management Conference, Roorkee, India, 30 November 2018 - 2018 (pp. 1-12). Indian Institute of Technology:


    Winfield, J. (2019). Premier League; at what cost? Presented at: The Football Collective Conference, Sheffield United Football Club

  • Other activities

    HEA fellow or senior fellow

    • 2016: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Higher Education Academy (HEA), United Kingdom

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