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Funbi Adesina

Dr Funbi Adesina

Senior Lecturer in Accounting

Christ Church Business School

I joined CCCU in 2012 as a Sessional Academic. I am now Course Director for Accounting, Finance & Business Management and a Senior Lecturer in Accounting.

I have worked at Christ Church Business School (CCBS) for more than ten years, teaching and inspiring future business leaders and conducting research. I am currently researching, in collaboration with other academic colleagues, on work engagement sustainability, teaching & learning management in accounting and finance, and enhancing the use of educational technology.

I am the Course Director for Accounting and a Senior Lecturer in Accounting at the Christ Church Business School. Before joining CCCU, I worked in the private, not-for-profit, and education sectors with significant roles in accounting, finance, management, leadership, and administration. I hold an EdD, MSc in Business and Management, and a Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PGCAP) - all from CCCU, and a B.Tech Accounting (Hons) from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Nigeria. 


My academic and examining responsibilities include:

  • Course management
  • Course & module development and leadership
  • Module convener
  • Module administration
  • Mentoring
  • Personal academic tutoring
  • Undergraduate and master dissertation supervisions. 


I currently lead and teach the following Level 4 modules:

  • Introduction to Financial Accounting (Level 4)
  • Introductory Accounting and Finance for Business (Level 4)


Past modules I have taught and led within and outside of CCCU include:

Level 7 Postgraduate

Financial Management

Level 6 Undergraduate

Finance for Business

Level 5 Undergraduate

  • Business Decision Making
  • International Business
  • Enterprise
  • Accounting for Business
  • International Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting

Level 4 Undergraduate

  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Introductory Accounting and Finance for Business
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Business Environment
  • Contemporary Business Issues (The Professionals)
  • Business Analysis

Foundation Level

  • Business and Enterprise
  • Accounting and Finance

I am an independent researcher and work with other colleagues within and outside CCBS and CCCU.


Some of my research projects are presented at conferences and published in academic journals research repository. The CCCU Research Space Repository detailed my research outputs.


My research areas and interdisciplinary among them includes the following:

  • education, learning & teaching
  • business leadership
  • stewardship
  • accounting
  • ethics
  • values
  • information technology.


My current projects include the following:

  • Adesina O A., ‘Investigating films as teaching tools for accounting & finance and non-accounting and finance students’ self-awareness development.’ (Current project).
  • Adesina O A., Rashid M., Adesina O O., ‘Enhancing the use of technology for sustainable development: the impact on student engagement and quality education.’ (Current project).
  • I am a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) 
  • A member of the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)
  • A member of the British Education Research Association (BERA)
  • A member of the Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE).
  • I am an Accounting Education Journals referee 
  • I am a Journal of Business Ethics referee
  • I have presented at conferences and attended events organised by my affiliated institutions.