Professor Philip Hamill joined Abu Dhabi University (ADU) as Associate Provost for Student Success in 2019. Prior to this, he was Director of the Learning Division at the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies, UAE, and held senior academic positions in Northern Ireland including Professor of Finance at Ulster University and Dean of the Institute of Banking at University College Dublin.
An expert in banking and financial services education, Professor Hamill has a wealth of experience from both academia and professional practice in teaching and learning, assessment strategy, student engagement and faculty development.
After gaining his undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD qualifications from Ulster University, Northern Ireland, Professor Philip Hamill went on to achieve an executive MBA awarded jointly by the London School of Economics, New York University and HEC Paris. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment, and has been published in leading finance and accounting journals, books and professional publications.