Portrait of  Kay Smith Kay Smith

k.l.smith@hud.ac.uk | 01484 472689


Position: Senior Lecturer, Department of Accountancy, Finance and Economics
Qualifications: BSc, MSc, PGCE, FHEA

Kay joined The Business School as a Senior Lecturer in September 2007, having previously spent 12 years teaching and managing on a variety of Higher Education programmes in a Further Education College. This included being the course leader for a MBA programme and the deputy head of department responsible for teaching and learning.



  • Msc Finance – The University of Leicester
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education – The University of Huddersfield
  • Bsc (Hons) Management Science – Loughborough University

Publications and Other Research Outputs


Smith, K (2016) Postgraduate study: the expectations of students and course leaders Doctoral thesis, University of Huddersfield.

Administrative Responsibilities

Kay is currently the undergraduate admissions tutor.

Teaching and Professional Activities

Kay is the course leader for the Msc Accounting and Banking and Finance programmes. She is the module leader for and teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate modules in Quantitative Analysis and International Finance.