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Kaveh is currently a Senior Lecturer and the Research Coordinator in the Department of Accounting at the School of Business at Monash University (Malaysia Campus). Prior to his appointment at Monash University, Kaveh held appointments as Senior Lecturer in Accounting (2018-2021) and Assistant Professor of Accounting (2014-2018) at the University of Malaya and Azad University, respectively. He also enjoys five years of industry and professional experience as an auditor. He is an Associate Member of CPA Australia.

Kaveh has had a wide range of teaching experience in the accounting area at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He enjoys outstanding scores, which are all consistently above 4 (out of 5), in his teaching evaluations in all semesters. More precisely, the scores are 4.93, 4.88, 4.87, 4.86, 4.83, 4.81, and 4.78, among others. He has been supervising more than 30 students at the post-graduate level.

He serves as an editorial board member (Management Decision | Emerald Publishing) and active reviewer for journals such as the British Accounting Review, Research Policy, Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal, Journal of Intellectual Capital, Managerial Auditing Journal, International Journal of Managerial Finance, Applied Economics, Business Strategy and the Environment, and others.

His research interests are intellectual capital, performance measurement systems, and sustainability accounting. Kaveh has published many articles in outlets in the field, such as the International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Journal of Intellectual Capital, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Journal of Management Control, Meditari Accountancy Research, Spanish Accounting Review, Business Strategy and the Environment, Journal of Knowledge Management, Management Decision, among others. Kaveh has 12 joint publications with the world's most cited scholar in the field of intellectual capital, who is based at McMaster University in Canada. Kaveh has won the prestigious Emerald Literati Award (Emerald's Awards for Excellence - 2019 Outstanding Papers) for his article “Intellectual Capital and Performance Measurement Systems in Iran.”

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

Accounting, PhD, Intellectual capital and organizational performance: The role of performance measurement systems, Universiti Malaya (University of Malaya)

Award Date: 24 Apr 2014

Research area keywords

  • Sustainability Accounting
  • Performance Measurement Systems
  • Intellectual Capital
  • Auditing and Forensic Accounting
  • Management control and accounting systems

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