Javed is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and the school Director for post-graduate taught (PGT) programmes. He joined Manchester Business School as a Lecturer in 2008, and was promoted to a Senior Lecturer in the same school in 2015. Javed’s primary fields of research are auditing, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility (CSR) reporting, especially in the context of developing economies. His research has been funded by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, UK. Dr Siddiqui works as a consultant for a number of international development agencies, such as the World Bank and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Big Four accountancy firms, such as Ernst & Young, as well as national level professional accountancy bodies, such as the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh. Javed's work has consistently appeared in reputed accounting and management journals, including the Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, the Britsh Accounting Review, and the Journal of Business Ethics. His work has been cited by important professional and policy making bodies, such as the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) and the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in the UK. Dr Siddiqui has supervised a number of PhD students, and works as an ad-hoc reviewer for internationally reputed journals. He was the Programme Director for MSc Accounting and Finance and MSc Accounting programmes, and is an undergraduate awards external examiner at the University of Essex.