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Personal profile

Biography

Dean Hanlon is a senior lecturer in the Department of Accounting.

He holds a PhD in accounting from Monash University and has over 20 years’ experience in academia. Dean’s current research interests are in financial reporting, taxation and corporate governance. He has been the recipient of several competitive industry-based research grants and has published extensively in both international and domestic peer-reviewed journals, including Auditing: A Journal of Practice & TheoryJournal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Abacus, Accounting and Finance, Australian Journal of Management, Australian Tax Forum and Australian Tax Review. He has also been invited to present his research at numerous international and domestic conferences, having won best paper awards on several occasions, as well as for several standard-setting bodies including the Australian Accounting Standards Board, the International Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board in Canada.

Dean has been recognised for his pedagogy at the faculty, university and national level as the recipient of several teaching excellence awards, including a Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence (twice), a Vice-Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence, and a High Commendation for the AFAANZ/Pearson Accounting Lecturer of the Year Award.

Dean has previously served on the Technical Committee of AFAANZ, and currently serves on CPA Australia’s External Reporting Centre of Excellence and acts as a subject matter expert for the professional programs of both CPA Australia and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

 

 

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Projects 2006 2019

Research Output 1997 2019

  • 25 Article
  • 5 Commissioned Report
  • 2 Conference Paper

Boardroom backscratching and audit fees

Hanlon, D., Khedmati, M. & Lim, E. K. Y., May 2019, In : Auditing. 38, 2, p. 179-206 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Is financial reporting still useful? Australian evidence

Davern, M., Gyles, N., Hanlon, D. & Pinnuck, M., Mar 2019, In : Abacus. 55, 1, p. 237-272 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Mandatory accounting change and debt covenant violation: additional evidence from SFAS 150

Hanlon, D., Aug 2019, In : Australian Journal of Management. 44, 3, p. 355-387 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Decision-Usefulness in Financial Reports: Research Report No.1: Are Financial Reports Still Useful to Investors?

Davern, M., Gyles, N., Hanlon, D. & Pinnuck, M., 2018, Melbourne VIC Australia: CPA Australia. 20 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

Open Access
File

Prizes

Best Paper Award: 16th Asian Finance Association Conference

Dean Hanlon (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence

Dean Hanlon (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence

Dean Hanlon (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Dean's Commendation for Teaching Excellence

Dean Hanlon (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2011 2019

  • 5 Peer review responsibility
  • 5 Public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 3 Membership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board

2019 CPA Congress: Melbourne

Dean Hanlon (Contributor)
15 Oct 2019

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

2018 CPA Congress: Perth

Dean Hanlon (Contributor)
24 Oct 2018

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Australian Accounting Review (Journal)

Dean Hanlon (Peer reviewer)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Pacific Accounting Review (Journal)

Dean Hanlon (Peer reviewer)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

European Accounting Review (Journal)

Dean Hanlon (Peer reviewer)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Press / Media

Is this the end of accounting? Bringing financial statements to account

Michael Davern, Nikole Gyles & Dean Hanlon

15/07/18

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Article/Feature

Financial statements remain a relevant tool

Michael Davern, Nikole Gyles & Dean Hanlon

17/05/18

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Article/Feature

Do financial reports still matter?

Michael Davern, Nikole Gyles & Dean Hanlon

19/12/17

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Article/Feature