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Department of Management

Dr. Narmin Nahidi

Dr. Narmin Nahidi

Programme Director of MSc International Business Online, Lecturer in Finance and Management , Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist Level 7 Convener

 N.Nahidi@exeter.ac.uk

 +447570274922

 


Overview

Dr. Narmin Nahidi began her academic journey at the University of Exeter in 2023, marking a significant chapter in an already illustrious career. Before assuming her current role, she served as a Lecturer in Finance, Accountancy, and Business at the University of Central Lancashire (2022 to 2023), and presently, she acts as an Adjunct Professor of Corporate Finance and Fintech at ESC Clermont Business School in Clermont, France. Between 2018 and 2022, Dr. Nahidi was actively engaged in teaching at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, imparting knowledge in the fields of finance and accountancy. Her experience in Iran, spanning from 2011 to 2017, was particularly notable. During this period, she embraced dual roles as a program director and educator at the University of Applied Science of Tehran, in addition to teaching at the Management faculty of Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran. This tenure not only showcased her versatility in academic administration but also her commitment to fostering educational growth across different disciplines. Nahidi also holds a Ph.D. in Finance from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, with a research profile that spans Corporate Finance, Financial Technology, Behavioural Finance, and Sustainability in Finance and Economics, along with interests in Gender Economics, Neurofinance, and Financial Economics. Her career reflects a deep commitment to interdisciplinary academic exploration and excellence.

In the realm of professional qualifications, Narmin stands out for her interdisciplinary acumen, bridging gaps between academia and industry. She has earned a Senior Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA) and undergone specialized training in a multitude of areas including Artificial Intelligence for Business Leaders, Cybersecurity, and Machine Learning. These qualifications add substantive weight to her professional profile, equipping her with the skills and expertise to navigate the complex landscape of modern finance and technology. Before joining the University of Exeter, she amassed a wealth of experience in various roles such as financial consultancy and international business director.

In terms of her contributions to academic service and community, she was instrumental in the development and implementation of the Master of Science in Financial Technology (MSc Fin-tech) program at the University of Central Lancashire. Beyond this significant project, she also serves as an Editorial Member of the Journal of Computers in Human Behavior Reports and contributes her expertise to the Scientific Committee for the University of South Florida M3 Center and the Association of North America Higher Education International GLOBE Conference. She is an Active Reviewer for several esteemed journals in finance and accounting. Furthermore, Narmin is an active member of a range of professional bodies including the Financial Management Association (FMA), the American Finance Association (AFA), and the European Financial Management Association (EFMA), among others. Her role in academia extends beyond research and publications; she also has experience supervising PhD and DBA candidates, making her an influential figure in the realms of academia and professional development alike.

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)
  • SFHEA
  • CMBE
  • MPhil (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)
  • MA (Azad University Tehran Central Branch)
  • BA (Hons) (University of Applied Science and Technology Tehran 

Career

-Program Director of MSc International Business

University of Exeter    Jan 2024-Present

-Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Finance

University of Exeter    Sep 2023-Present

-Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist Level 7 Convener

University of Exeter    Jan 2024-Present

-Adjunct Professor in Fintech and Cybersecurity

ESC Clermont University, Clermont, France   Sep 2022- Present

-Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Finance, Accountancy and Business

University of Central Lancashire        Sep 2022- Sep 2023

-Program Director of MSc Financial Technology

University of Central Lancashire  Sep 2022- Sep 2023

-Associate Lecturer and Research Assistant in Finance and Management

Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy     Aug 2018-July 2022

-Associate Lecturer in Finance and Accounting

University of Applied Science of Tehran, Iran. Aug 2011- July 2017

Notable teaching subjects:

Business Landscape Workshop, Lecturer (Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK) 2022-2023

-Financial Accounting Techniques, Lecturer (Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK) 2022-2023

- Decision-Making, Lecturer (Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK) 2022-2023

- Financial Statement Analysis, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of

Venice) 2021-2022

-Entrepreneurship in Management, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari

University of Venice) 2020-2021

- Business Management 1, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of

Venice) 2019-2020

- Business Management 2, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of

Venice) 2019-2020

-Principal of Management and International Accounting, Teaching Assistant (Virtual Class)

(Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice) 2019-2020

Entrepreneurship in Management, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice) 2019-2020

- Export Import, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran) 2016-2017

- International Business Law, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran) 2016-2017

- Human Resource in Business Management, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Tehran) 2015-2016

-Pricing management in Marketing, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran) 2015-2016

-Knowledge Management in M.I.S, Teaching Assistant (Management Information System) (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Tehran) 2014-2015

- Auditing Standard No.92, TA (University of Applied Science of Tehran, Iran) 2012-2013

- Decision Making and Issue Finding Skills, Teaching Assistant (University of Applied Science of

Tehran, Iran) 2011-2012

- Strategy Management, TA (University of Applied Science of Tehran, Iran) 2011-2012

- English Language Tutor (Aryanpour Language School) 2003-2006

- English Language Tutor (Kharazmi “Tarbiat Moallem” University) 2000-2002

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Research

Research interests

  • Primary focus: Financial Technology, Corporate Finance, Financial Economics, Sustainability in Finance and Economics
  • Secondary focus: Gender Economics, Neurofinance, Behavioural Finance

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Publications

Journal articles

Nahidi N, Hirth S, Lauer T (In Press). Digital Rights Management System in Corporate Takeover. SSRN Electronic Journal
Nahidi N (2022). Media Coverage and Corporate Takeover: a Systematic Literature Review and Directions for Future Research. SSRN Electronic Journal

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External Engagement and Impact

Awards and Honours

  • Scholarship Awarded by Italian Ministry of Education for PhD. Degree at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
  • Scholarship Awarded by Italian Ministry of Education for Master of research at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

External positions

  • Adjunct Professor of Corporate Finance and Fintech, ESC Clermont Business School, Clermont, France

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Teaching

  1. -Program Director of MSc International Business

    University of Exeter    Jan 2024-Present

    -Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Finance

    University of Exeter    Sep 2023-Present

    -Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist Level 7 Convener

    University of Exeter    Jan 2024-Present

    -Adjunct Professor in Fintech and Cybersecurity

    ESC Clermont University, Clermont, France   Sep 2022- Present

    -Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Finance, Accountancy and Business

    University of Central Lancashire        Sep 2022- Sep 2023

    -Program Director of MSc Financial Technology

    University of Central Lancashire  Sep 2022- Sep 2023

    -Associate Lecturer and Research Assistant in Finance and Management

    Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy     Aug 2018-July 2022

    -Associate Lecturer in Finance and Accounting

    University of Applied Science of Tehran, Iran

    Notable teaching subjects:

    Business Landscape Workshop, Lecturer (Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK) 2022-2023

    -Financial Accounting Techniques, Lecturer (Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK) 2022-2023

    - Decision-Making, Lecturer (Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK) 2022-2023

    - Financial Statement Analysis, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of

    Venice) 2021-2022

    -Entrepreneurship in Management, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari

    University of Venice) 2020-2021

    - Business Management 1, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of

    Venice) 2019-2020

    - Business Management 2, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of

    Venice) 2019-2020

    -Principal of Management and International Accounting, Teaching Assistant (Virtual Class)

    (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice) 2019-2020

    Entrepreneurship in Management, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice) 2019-2020

    - Export Import, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran) 2016-2017

    - International Business Law, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran) 2016-2017

    - Human Resource in Business Management, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Tehran) 2015-2016

    -Pricing management in Marketing, Teaching Assistant (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Iran) 2015-2016

    -Knowledge Management in M.I.S, Teaching Assistant (Management Information System) (Management faculty, Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch, Tehran) 2014-2015

    - Auditing Standard No.92, TA (University of Applied Science of Tehran, Iran) 2012-2013

    - Decision Making and Issue Finding Skills, Teaching Assistant (University of Applied Science of

    Tehran, Iran) 2011-2012

    - Strategy Management, TA (University of Applied Science of Tehran, Iran) 2011-2012

    - English Language Tutor (Aryanpour Language School) 2003-2006

    - English Language Tutor (Kharazmi “Tarbiat Moallem” University) 2000-2002

Modules

2023/24

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