Peter Beusch

Senior Lecturer

Department of Business
Visiting address
Vasagatan 1
411 24 Göteborg
Room number
Postal address
Box 610
405 30 Göteborg

About Peter Beusch

Peter Beusch is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Business Administration at the University of Gothenburg where he has been a faculty member since 2008 and today also a member of the department council. Peter completed his Ph.D. (2007), Licentiate (2004), Master (2002) and Bachelor (2001) studies at the University of Gothenburg. His research interests are in the area of management accounting and control in general and the connection of this discipline to sustainability issues, integrated reporting, and educational issues in particular. In recent years, he has focused on meta-theoretical issues concerning pragmatic constructivism and the earlier mentioned research fields. He is collaborating actively with researchers from the USA and Denmark and within diverse academic areas. Peter has published in several per-reviewed international journals and books, presented papers at over 20 conferences and has served on several conference and workshop program committees. Peter is a course director for several undergraduate and post-graduate courses at the university within the field of management accounting/management control and has an extensive network with external university partners and private companies.

Peter, a born Swiss citizen, lives today in Sweden with a double citizenship. He is the proud father of three girls, born February 2005, August 2006 and February 2008 and married to their mum, a lovely Swedish lady.

Research areas

  • Management Accounting
  • Integrated reporting
  • Accounting and sustainable development
  • Pragmatic constructivism and accountants
  • Accounting Education

Teaching areas

  • Management Accounting
  • Management Control
  • Pragmatic constructivism and accountants
  • Management Accounting and Sustainable Development
  • Integrated reporting