Research in the Schools

Each of the Schools in the Faculty of Business and Law offer specialised areas of research for supervision of students or collaborative projects.

School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

  • Accounting Education
  • Accounting History
  • Auditing and Assurance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting and Controls
  • National Culture, Trust and Control
  • Social and Environmental Accounting
  • SME - Assurance and Performance
  • Economic Growth and Economic Development
  • Economic Theory
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Econometrics
  • International Economics
  • Health Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Political Economy and Public Choice
  • Applied Financial Econometrics
  • Time Series Econometric Models
  • Panel Data Econometric Models
  • Quantitative Analysis of Financial Markets
  • Asset Pricing
  • Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Finance
  • Finance Event Studies
  • Financial Markets
  • Financial Planning
  • Stock Trading and Analysis
Contact: Professor Nava Subramaniam
Associate Head of School (Research)
Phone: +61 3 925 17288
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School of Information and Business Analytics

Business Informatics

  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Knowledge management systems and strategies
  • Enterprise systems
  • The business impact of contemporary ICT developments
  • Securing organisational information resources

Social Informatics

  • IS education
  • Information systems for small and medium enterprises
  • Health informatics
  • Gender and computing
  • eGovernment, democracy and social media
  • Corporate social responsibility and ICT
Contact: Professor Matthew Warren
Associate Head of School (Research)
Phone: +61 3 924 46847
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School of Law

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Company Law, Governance/Competition Law
  • Comparative Law
  • Torts, Medical & Compensation Law
  • Mining & Environmental Law
  • Sentencing Law & Criminal Jurisdiction
  • Financial Crime
  • Rural & Regional Law
Contact: Professor Samantha Hepburn
Associate Head of School (Research)
Phone: +61 3 924 46061


Contact: Sheryl Pascoe
Administrative Officer (Research)
Phone: +61 3 924 46056
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School of Management and Marketing

  • Business ethics, sustainability and corporate social responsibility
  • Public policy
  • Branding and retailing
  • Green marketing
  • Marketing research and public opinion
  • Marketing metrics and analytics
  • Interactive marketing
  • Business education
  • Consumer and services marketing
  • Cross cultural and diversity management
  • Human resources management
  • Industrial relations
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Regional and rural business
  • International business
  • Management education
  • Organisations, work and workers
  • Supply chain and operations management
  • Profit and not-for profit sectors
  • Property and Real Estate
  • Sport management and marketing
  • Governance
  • Cultural policy
  • Arts management and marketing
  • Local government
  • Sustainable Development
Contact: Dr Ambika Zutshi
Acting Associate Head of School (Research)
Phone: +61 3 924 46678
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Contact: Elizabeth Fitzgerald
Administrative Officer Research
Phone: +61 3 92468989

Deakin Graduate School of Business

  • International trade, development and growth
  • Industrial organisation and game theory
  • Labour and welfare economics
  • Occupational stress and workplace health
  • Leadership
  • Organisational theory
  • Innovation in management education
  • Accounting history
  • Corporate governance and ethics
  • Corporate reporting and sustainability
  • Strategic management
  • Business process management
  • Innovation
  • Currency markets and exchange rates
  • Mathematical models for financial fraud detection, business failure prediction
  • Forecasting/analysis of corporate credit ratings using non-parametric techniques
  • Consumer behaviour (Self-service technologies, consumer complaining behaviour and service recovery, online marketing, relationship marketing and leisure and tourism)
  • Organisational-level marketing (market fit/orientation, marketing competencies, marketing ethics, international marketing, and environmental marketing)
Contact: Professor Pasquale Sgro
Acting Associate Head of School (Research)
Phone: +61 3 924 45245
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