Professor Garry Marchant (2016)

Professor Garry Marchant has served as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) of Charles Sturt University; Deputy Vice Chancellor and Provost of Bond University and Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Commerce at the University of Melbourne.

He has also been on the faculties of the University of Connecticut, the European Institute of Business Administration (INSEAD), the University of Texas at Austin and the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.

Professor Marchant has also held positions with the Reserve Bank of Australia and Woolworth’s (Australia) Ltd. Professor Marchant has been teaching for over 19 years and has taught at all levels including undergraduate, MBA, Ph.D., and in Executive Education. He has developed and taught courses in Management Accounting, Cost Management, Performance Management, and Management Decision Making. He has also developed and taught in executive development seminars and company specific workshops on topics such as Strategic Cost Management and Performance Management.

Professor Marchant conducts research and consults on performance measurement and evaluation, strategy implementation, cost management and the use of accounting information for strategic decision making. He has been a KPMG Research Fellow and the recipient of a KPMG Research Grant; and the recipient of both an ARC Discovery and ARC Linkage grants.

Professor Marchant is widely published including articles that have appeared in the Accounting Review, the Journal of Accounting Research, Behavioural Research in Accounting, Organisational Behaviour and Human Decision Processes, Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, Journal of the American Tax Association, Advances in Taxation and Psychological Reports.

He is the founder co-editor of the Journal of Applied Management Accounting Research (JAMAR) published by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Australia.

Professor Marchant holds a PhD in Business Administration and A.M. in Psychology from the University of Michigan and a BCom with First Class Honours in Accounting, Finance and Systems from the University of New South Wales. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants (FCMA).

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants is honoured to induct Professor Garry Marchant to the Global Management Accounting Hall of Fame® for his services to academia in Australia.

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