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Dr Anthony Devine

Senior Lecturer

Department: Newcastle Business School

Anthony is an academic in the Accounting and Financial Management department. His area of teaching financial accounting and corporate governance. He is currently the programme leader for the BA (Hons) degree in Accounting and is responsible for accreditation with the Business School. Anthony’s PhD is in Family Business and Governance. His research interests include governance, values, education, innovation, entrepreneurship and accounting.

He is currently involved with a number of professional organisations including the Family Firm Institute as a GEN faculty member, AACSB as a global trainer for Assurance of Learning, he is on the board of New Writing North (a creative writing charity in the Northeast of England) and is a school governor. 

Anthony Devine

Campus Address

City Campus East 1


  • Education PGCert March 27 2015
  • Management Certificate October 01 2013
  • Business Studies BA September 01 2006
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Accounting, Governance, Family Business, Ethics, Values, Education.

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Insights into corporate governance and risk: Exploring systems from Germany, the United States and the United Kingdom, Devine, A., Shrives, P. 27 Mar 2017, The Routledge Companion to Accounting and Risk, Abingdon, Taylor & Francis
  • Comply or Copy; the extent of mimetic isomorphism in German corporate governance compliance statements', Devine, A., Shrives, P. May 2012
  • Retaining identity and values through generations of family businesses; is there a role for corporate governance?, Devine, A. Sep 2011

PGR Supervision

  • Peter Hone Start: 01/10/2019
  • Ridhima Singh Start: 01/10/2018


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