Agnieszka Trzeciakiewicz

Dr Agnieszka Trzeciakiewicz

Lecturer in Finance and Programme Director of MSc Finance and Investment

Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

01482 463027

Agnieszka Trzeciakiewicz is a Lecturer in Finance at the University of Hull. 

Agnieszka Trzeciakiewicz completed her first degree in Banking and Finance at Kozminski University in Warsaw (Poland). Having completed the BA in Business and Financial Management and MSc in Financial Management at the University of Hull, she was awarded the University of Hull Scholarship towards her PhD in Finance, which she finalised in 2014. Her current research interests include financing and investment decisions, corporate governance, managerial overconfidence, bankruptcy prediction, and insider trading. 

Since she joined the faculty in 2012, she has delivered a number of modules, which she fed with her research expertise. Between 2015 and 2017 she acted as Programme Director of BSc in Financial Management programme. 

Agnieszka acts as an ad-hoc reviewer for Corporate Governance: International Review, Review of Behavioural Finance, and Accounting and Finance.


Research Interests

  • Corporate governance

  • Insider trading

  • Corporate finance

  • Behavioural corporate finance

  • Bankruptcy prediction

Research groups

  • European Financial Management Association

  • International Corporate Governance Society

  • European Finance Association


Trzeciakiewicz A, Ozkan A and Poletti-Hughes J, 'Directors' Share Dealings and Corporate Insolvencies: Evidence from the UK', European Journal of Finance (2015)

Trzeciakiewicz A and Ozkan A, 'Informative Content of Insider Purchases: Evidence from the Financial Crisis', Review of Behavioral Finance, 6 (1): pp 26-45 (2014)

Trzeciakiewicz A and Ozkan A, 'Debt financing', Wiley Encyclopedia of Management, Cooper C L (ed), John Wiley and Sons (2014)

Full list


Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Accounting and Finance for Managers (Postgraduate)

  • Corporate Financial Management(Postgraduate)

  • Financial Management (Undergraduate)

  • Financial Statement Analysis and Corporate Valuations (Postgraduate)

  • International Finance and Investment(Postgraduate)

Research PhDs

Dr Trzeciakiewicz welcomes applications in the following areas:

  • corporate finance

  • corporate governance

  • corporate social responsibility

  • behavioural corporate finance

Completed PhDs 

Leng, Jingsi, Essays on Corporate Dividend Policy (2016)

Current PhD supervisions 

Asad, Mohamed

Teaching awards and accolades

  • HEA Fellowship

  • Nomination for the Teaching Excellence Award, University of Hull, 2018

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BA (Kozminski University, Warsaw, Poland)

  • BA (University of Hull)

  • MSc (University of Hull)

  • PhD (University of Hull)

External roles

Ad-hoc reviewer in the following journals

  • Corporate Governance: An International Review

  • Review of Behavioral Finance

  • Accounting and Finance

Awards and accolades

  • Full scholarship awarded by the University of Hull towards PhD in Finance (2009-2012)

  • The paper published in Review of Behavioral Finance entitled ‘Informative Content of Insider Purchases: Evidence from the Financial Crisis’ (with A. Ozkan),  received the award of Highly Commended Paper of 2014

Professional highlights

Conferences and invited seminars: 

  • De Montford University, Leicester, UK, 2017 (invited seminar)
  • 3rd International Corporate Governance Conference, LUISS, Rome, Italy, 2017 (conference)
  • European Accounting Association (EAA) 40th Annual Congress held in Valencia, Spain, 2017 (conference)
  • Behavioural Finance Working Group (BFWG) Conference, Queen Mary, University of London, UK, 2013 (conference)
  • 11th Corporate Finance Day, Liège (Belgium), 2013 (conference)
  • 22nd Annual EFMA Meeting, Reading (UK), 2013 (conference)
  • 4th International IFABS Conference, Valencia/Spain, 2012 (conference)
  • 19th Annual Conference Multinational Finance Society, Krakow (Poland), 2012 (conference)
  • 21st Annual EFMA Meeting, Barcelona (Spain), 2012 (conference)