Accounting

Prof Neale
Neale O'Connor, Professor
Head of the Accounting Department

Accounting is the largest department in the School of Business. The department is committed to quality teaching and research. It has been producing graduates who are competent, skilled and sought after by prospective employers. It offers the prestigious Bachelor of Business and Commerce degree with the option of majoring either in Accounting or Banking and Finance. Students who do exceptionally well in their Bachelor degree have the option of completing the degree at Honours level.

Currently the department has in excess of 500 students served by a team of qualified academic staff. Most of the academics have industrial experience especially in the areas of Auditing, Manufacturing, Finance and Banking. The department conducts research in the following areas:

  • Islamic Banking
  • Social and Islamic Accounting
  • Accounting for Websites
  • Money Laundering and Informal Banking
  • Earning Management, Policy Choice and Voluntary Disclosure
  • Productivity of Commercial Banks
  • Electronic Banking
  • Corporate Governance and Financial Deepening

Numerous books and journal articles have been published by staff of the department.

Head of DepartmentProf NealeNeale O'Connor, Professor
BBA, (Ballarat); Pg Dip, (Melbourne); PhD, (Griffith).
Email: neale.oconnor@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 55146000 ext: 44997 (DID: 5514 4997) .
CoordinatorsPuspavathy Rassiah, Dr
MBA (Edith Cowan University); Pg Dip (BusCom), PhD (Monash)
Email: puspavathy.rassiah@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 5514 6000 ext. 45891 ( DID: 5514 5891) .
Assoc. Prof.Foo Yee Boon, Associate Professor
B.Mgmt (Hons) (USM); M.Sc Accounting & Finance (De Montfort); PhD (MMU); GCHE (Monash): FCCA
Email: foo.yee.boon@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 5514 6000 ext. 46378 (DID: 5514 6378) .
 Jeyanthi Selvarajah, Dr
ACCA (UK); M.Sc. Finance (UPM); PhD (Monash)
Email: jeyanthi.selvarajah@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 55146000 ext. 45844 (DID: 5514 5844) .
 Lee Mei Yee, Dr
B.Acc(Hons)(Malaya); Pg Dip (BusCom) (Monash); PhD (Monash) CA(M); CPA(M)
Email: lee.mei.yee@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 5514 6000 ext. 44935 ( DID: 5514 4935) .
 Norita Mohd Nasir, Dr
B. Acct. (Hons) (UUM); MA Accounting & Fin Management (University of Essex); Chartered Accountant (MIA); CPA (Australia) ; PhD (Monash)
Email: norita.nasir@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 55146000 ext. 46368 (DID: 5514 6368) .
 Siew Eu-Gene, Dr
B.Comm (Adelaide), MBusSys (Monash), PhD (Monash)
Email: siew.eu-gene@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 5514 6000 Ext: 44450 (DID: 5514 4450) .
 Sa'adiah Munir, Dr
B.Acc (UM); M.Sc Accounting & Finance (Univ. of Birmingham, UK); DBA (UKM)
Email: saadiah.munir@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 55146000 ext: 45843 (DID : 5514 5843) .
 Teh Chee Ghee, Dr
B.Acctg (Hons); MBA; PhD (UM); CA(M); CPA(M); FCCA (UK); FCTIM
Email: teh.chee.ghee@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 5514 6000 ext. 45892 (DID: 5514 5892) .
 Aniza Zainol
B.Acc. (Hons) (UUM), MSc. Acct & Fin (East Anglia)
Email: aniza.zainol@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 55146000 ext. 46369 (DID: 5514 6369) .
 Shymala Dhoraisingam Samuel
MBA (Keele); MBA (Acctg) (Queensland); FCCA (UK); Chartered Accountant (MIA)
Email: shyamala.dhoraisingam@monash.edu
Phone Extension: (+603) 5514 6000 ext. 45845 ( DID: 5514 5845) .