A/PROF Albie Brooks

A/PROF Albie Brooks

Positions

  • Corporate governance issues
  • Development of teaching case-studies in management accounting and control

Overview

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  • Albie Brooks is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Management Accounting having been appointed to this role in January 2008. Prior to this, Albie spent 19 years at Victoria University in a variety of teaching and research roles. He teaches predominantly in the areas of Management Accounting and Management Control. Albie has taught at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels with both domestic and international teaching experience. His most recent co-authored text in management accounting, Contemporary Management Accounting (Wiley Australia) was published late 2007. A focus of his current teaching and research interests relate to the development of teaching case-studies in management accounting and control.   

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Additional Grant Information

  • The influence and impact of sustainability issues on capital investment decisions; in conjunction with Dr Gillian Vesty (RMIT University and Dr Judy Oliver Swinburne University) sponsored by CPA Australia. Total value of project including in-kind support is $50 000. Report for CPA Australia completed June 2013.

    CPA Global Research Perspectives project:: The Influence and Impact of Sustainability Issues on Capital Investment Decisions: Case Studies. Total value of funding 2013 – 2014, $49 008 (with Dr Gillian Vesty RMIT University and Dr Judy Oliver Swinburne University)

    Faculty of Business and Economics Teaching Innovation Grant for 2013/2014: Performance Management Simulation. Funding amount $19 890.   

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, Victoria University of Technology 2002
  • MBus, Victoria University of Technology 1994
  • Dip Ed, University of Melbourne 1983
  • B Com, University of Melbourne 1978

Awards and honors

  • Deans teaching awards for excellence in undergraduate teaching 2010, Faculty of Business and Economics, 2010
  • Deans teaching awards for excellence in postgraduate teaching 2009, Faculty of Business and Economics, 2009
  • Joint Recipient 2003 Vice-Chancellors Award for Teaching Excellence, Faculty of Business and Law, 2003
  • Best Symposium Paper Award: An Empirical Investigation of Adoption Issues Relating to Activity-Based Costing, (Nguyen and Brooks), Asian Network Schools of Accounting Symposium, 4-5 April, 1997, Perth, Australia, 1997