Julie Bertz has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Accounting from UCC (1997) and a M.Bus. in Research (2007). She is a Chartered Accountant having trained in both KPMG and in a medium firm.Prior to joining DCU, she worked in industry in both multinational and public sector organisations in Ireland and the US.
She has a number of years teaching experience and has taught on professional accountancy courses and lectured/tutored degree and master students in Financial and Management Accounting. She is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Exeter, England, under the supervision of Prof John Burns. Her current research interests are in public sector change, organisational and management accounting change and student motivation.