Diana Weekes-Marshall


Diana Weekes-Marshall
Title: Lecturer in Accounting
Department: MGMT
Discipline: Accounting and Finance
Additional Titles: Chair - Accounting, Investments and Financial Management Subject Area Group
Qualifications: Postgraduate Certificate in University Teaching & Learning (UWI)

BSc.  Accounting  UWI, Cave Hill Campus
Contact: Email: diana.weekes-marshall@cavehill.uwi.edu
Direct Line: 246-417-4872
Teaching Areas: Undergraduate Teachings
ACCT 1002 Introduction to Financial Accounting
ACCT 2015 Financial Accounting II
ACCT 3043 Auditing I
ACCT 3044 Advanced Auditing
Biography: Diana has been an active member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB) since 1999, and was elected to serve on Council and formed part of the Executive Committee during 2008-2011 where she served as Secretary (2008-2010) and Treasurer (2011).  She was appointed a ‘Fellow’ (FCA) of ICAB in 2011.Diana commenced her accounting career in the Audit & Assurance Department of Ernst & Young.  She went on to various management positions within the off-shore sector whilst teaching at the University part-time.  She was appointed as full-time temporary lecturer in Accounting at the UWI in 2009. Diana is currently pursuing her PhD which covers the areas of Corporate Governance and Accounting.  She is also currently Chair for the Accounting, Investments and Financial Management Subject Area Group.
Research:  Corporate Governance;
 Financial Accounting;
 Ethics and Ethical Behaviors; and
 Accounting Education.
Conducting research relevant for the proposed ‘Accounting, Audit & Corporate Governance Unit’ in the Department of Management Studies, in collaboration with Dr. Philmore Alleyne (Head of Department).
Weekes-Marshall, D., Alleyne, P. and Arthur. R. (2013). ‘Exploring factors influencing Whistle-Blowing intentions among Accountants in Barbados’.  Journal of Eastern Caribbean Studies, Vol. 38, No.1, March 2013.
Weekes-Marshall, D. and Alleyne, P. (2011). ‘An exploratory study of management accounting practices in manufacturing companies in Barbados’.  International Journal of Business and Social Science Vol. 2, No.9, pp. 49-58.
Additional Information: Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados
Member of the Continuing Professional Development Committee of the – 1999 - 2012
Council, Member 2008 - 2011
Executive Administration Committee, Member 2008-2011
Development of ICAB’s Strategic Plan
Secretary of ICAB, 2008 – 2010
Treasurer of ICAB 2010 - 2011
Ethics Committee, Chairperson 2010-2011

UWI Accounting Students Association (ASA)
2010- Present
Responsible for forming the association under the remit of ICAB.
Continuously work with the ASA on various events and functions.

Student Entrepreneurial Empowerment Development (SEED)
2011 -2012
Reviewing proposals at the semi-final and final stages.
Final judging panel.

Accounting Student Recruitment Fairs
Actively assist with recruitment fairs for students by liaising with Accounting Firms.

Member of the Department of Management Studies, casebook committee. Actively involved in the putting together of the casebook for the department with responsibility for the financing and budgeting of the project.

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