Staff listing

Find out more about staff members at Deakin Business School's Department of Accounting. Here you can see staff profiles, link through to their publications and get in touch.

Key contacts

Professor Anne Wyatt, Head of Department

Dr Sutha Kanapathippillai, Associate Head of School

Dr Li Liu, Director, HDR

Associate Professor Arifur Khan, Director, Researcher Development

Dr Samuel Cheng, Professional Associations Liaison

Course directors

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Chartered Accountants (CA) Foundation

Luke Cuttance, Program and Relationship Manager, Chartered Accountants (CA) Foundation

Marc Olynyk, Financial Planning

Dr Ali Yaftian, IPA (Institute of Public Accountants)

Dr Belete Bobe, MPA (Master of Professional Accounting)

Academic contacts

Associate Professor Dichu Bao

Dr Vicente Bicudo De Castro, Senior Lecturer

Dr Belete Bobe, Senior Lecturer

Michael Bray, Professor of Practice

Professor Peter Carey

Dr Xikai Chen, Lecturer

Dr Samuel Cheung, Senior Lecturer

Dr Thusitha Dissanayake Mudiyanselage, Lecturer

Dr Egor Evdokimov, Senior Lecturer

Dr Dale Fu, Lecturer

Professor Simon Fung

Gurbinder Gill, Teaching Scholar

Alfred Deakin Professor Ferdinand Gul

Dr Abdifatah Haji, Lecturer

Dr Campbell Heggen, Senior Lecturer

Dr Lawrence Huang, Lecturer

Dr Sutharson Kanapathippillai, Associate Head of School

Associate Professor Arifur Khan

Dr Jahan Khan, Lecturer

Dr Byung Hee Lee, Senior Lecturer

Dr Edwin Lim, Senior Lecturer

Dr Li Liu, Senior Lecturer

Dr Steven Low, Lecturer

Dr Iliyas Mohammad Yusoff, Lecturer

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Senior Lecturer

Dr Peter Ngigi, Teaching Scholar

Mark Olynyk, Senior Lecturer

Dr Brooke Peel, Lecturer

Professor Jeffrey Pittman, Professorial Research Fellow

Dr Simona Scarparo, Senior Lecturer

Dr Wei Shi, Lecturer

Professor Roger Simnett, Professorial Research Fellow

Dr Adam Steen, Professor of Practice

Professor George Tanewski

Dr Peter Vuong, Teaching Scholar

Lakshman Watawala

Emeritus Professor Kim Watty

Professor Anne-Marie Wyatt, Head of Department

Dr Ali Yaftian, Lecturer

Associate Professor Jun Yao

Dr Kerui Zhai, Lecturer

Research

Centres

Centre for Disaster Resilience and Economic Recovery Education
Professor Mehmet Ulubasoglu, Director

Centre for Refugee Employment, Advocacy, Training and Education (CREATE)
Alfred Deakin Professor Alex Newman, Director

Deakin Integrated Reporting Centre
Professor Peter Carey, Research Director

IPA-Deakin SME Research Centre 
Professor George Tanewski, Director

Units

Arts & Creative Industries Research and Engagement (ACiRE)
Professor Hilary Glow, Director

Better Consumption Lab 
Associate Professor Josh Newton, Director

Deakin MarTech Clinic 
Associate Professor Ali Tamaddoni, Director

Deakin MarTech Clinic
Professor Andre Bonfrer, Director

Impact Finance Hub
Dr Emma Li, Director

Leadership Futures Hub
Associate Professor Jeff Shao, Director

Leadership Futures Hub
Dr Yuen Lam Bavik, Director

Women's Entrepreneurship Research Alliance
Dr Andrea North-Samardzic, Director

Contact us

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