Lynsie is a Professor in Financial Education. She is the Programme Director of the MSc Professional Accountancy, an online programme in strategic partnership with the University of London.
She holds Masters and Undergraduate degrees, specialising within both degrees in Accounting, Financial Management and International Financial Systems. After some time in industry, Lynsie ‘fell’ into teaching and has developed, lectured and organised courses in the areas of management accounting, financial accounting, and business management, at a number of UK HE Institutions over a number of years. She regularly contributes to the design and delivery of executive education and CPD delivery.
Lynsie is the School’s UCL Academic Connected Learning Lead responsible for implementing and managing UCL’s online education initiative arising from the COVID-19 situation. This built upon her role as one of the School’s e-Learning Champion and core member of the School’s Digital Education and Learning Solutions (DEaLS) team, not to mention her keen personal interest in learning technologies.
Lynsie has a proven track record of delivering what can be a ‘dry’ subject of accounting/finance in an innovative way, delivering knowledge and understanding with humour and practical experience. She is co-editor/co-author of 5 Custom textbooks and actively engages in international scholarship activities within the fields of Accounting Education and Learning Technologies. In 2018 she won a UCL Education Award, in addition to 3 UCL SoM Teaching Awards, voted for by students, as well as an Excellence in Teaching team award in 2021 for the DEaLS team. She was a key member of the MSc Professional Accountancy team which developed that programme’s innovative and unique business simulation, Icarus, which won Gold Award for best learning simulation at the 2017 UK National Learning Technology Awards.
Lynsie loves teaching, travel, music, food – Chew by name, Chew by nature!