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Dr Svetlana Mira

Lecturer in Finance

Cardiff Business School

Email:
miras@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 6439
Location:
T24, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU
Available for postgraduate supervision

Svetlana’s research interests are primarily in corporate finance and forecasting with particular emphases on the role of financial analysts in financial markets and mergers and acquisitions.

Svetlana is keen to incorporate her previous commercial experience working as a consultant in her research, teaching and supervision activities. She has experience in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level and supervises MSc and PhD students.

Svetlana is a member of the Empirical Finance Group at Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Corporate Governance Research Group. She acts as a reviewer for several top journals and conferences in the finance area.

Qualifications

  • PCUTL Module 1 Completed
  • PhD in Finance, Classification 1, Cardiff University
  • Research Diploma, Distinction, Cardiff University
  • Master of Business Administration, Distinction, Cardiff University

Current administrative duties

  • MSc Finance Programme Director

Past administrative duties

  • Postgraduate Unfair Practice Co-ordinator
  • Member of the Extenuating Circumsatnces Commitee
  • Member of the Research Commitee
  • PhD co-ordinator for the Accouting and Finance Section

Hounours and awards

  • Successful bid for two SEEDCORN applications from Cardiff University
  • Merit Scholarship Award from Cardiff University (PhD)
  • Merit Scholarship Award from Cardiff University (Research Diploma)
  • Merit Scholarship Award from Cardiff University (MBA)

2019

2018

2014

2013

2011

2007

Current teaching commitments

  • BST997 Research Methods in Finance (Module leader) module taught on MSc Finance
  • BST999 Corporate Finance (Module Leader) module taught on MSc Finance and MSc Financial Economics
  • MSc Dissertation Supervisor
  • PhD Supervisor

Past teaching commitments

  • BS3522 Accounting and Finance Dissertation (Module Leader)
  • BS2514 Financial Markets and Institutions (Module Leader)
  • BST210 Advanced Research Issues in Banking, Finace and Accounting (PhD)
  • MSc Dissertation Supervisor
  • PhD Supervisor

Primary research interests

  • Corporate Governance
  • Family Firms
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Forecasting
  • Intangible Assets

PhD supervision research interests

  • Corporate Governance
  • Family Firms
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Forecasting
  • Intangible Assets