Lecturer in Finance and Accounting at the University of Exeter Business School
Sebastian A. Tideman is a Lecturer in Finance and Accounting at the University of Exeter Business School. His research focuses on the analysis of non- and semi-structured reporting data in the intersection of financial accounting, gender, and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues. More specifically, some of his projects conduct textual analysis of earnings conference calls (e.g., on analyst’s questioning behavior) and corporate sustainability reports. He also investigates the structure of financial (e.g., disaggregation of financial statements) and non-financial disclosures (e.g., CSR and human rights disclosures).
His work has been published in leading academic journals such as The Accounting Review and the Strategic Management Journal. He is an editorial board member of Advances in Accounting as well as Review of Accounting and Finance and reviews on a regular basis for premier Accounting and Finance journals.
Sebastian studied at the University of Bremen, Germany (B.Sc.) and the University College Dublin, Ireland (B.Sc.). He obtained his Ph.D. in Accounting from the University of Bremen, Germany. Before joining the University of Exeter, Sebastian was a Lecturer at Royal Holloway, University of London (United Kingdom), a Postdoc at the Universities of Oldenburg and Hamburg (both Germany), and a visiting researcher at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Georgia), Kyiv National University of Trade & Economics (Ukraine), Macau University of Science and Technology (Macau/China), Telavi Iakob Gogebashvili State University (Georgia), Grigol Robakidze University (Tbilisi, Georgia), Bocconi University (Milan, Italy), the University of Luxembourg, as well as Syracuse University (United States).