Peter is currently a full Professor in Learning and Teaching at Ulster University, where he has been teaching for 34 years, having graduated top of his year with a first-class honours degree and subsequently with a doctorate in Accounting and Finance from the University. He has published over 25 articles in refereed journals, with over 250 citations of his research in other referred articles, presenting over 100 conference papers, including in the US and Canada.
He has previously held three directorships in UK commercial corporations and is a Fellow of the Centre for Higher Education Research and Practice (Ulster University) and a Senior Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy, and has been a member of the Irish, British, European and American Accounting Associations, as well as the British Institute of Management.
Currently he holds Directorships in two other corporations. Therapies Inc Limited, which is a not-for-profit organisation providing complimentary treatments to carers in Northern Ireland and Ultimate Massage Solutions Limited, which retails books specialising in anatomy and fascia development. Peter is a qualified therapist in seated acupressure massage.
When not working, Peter enjoys playing guitar and has recorded on the Good Vibrations label.