10 am—5:30 pm(Mon.-Fri.)
Professor Gary Monroe is an
internationally renowned researcher in auditing with an
emphasis on audit judgment and the economics of auditing.
His main research area of interest is auditing, but he also
conducts research in CSR, banking and finance, financial
accounting, business ethics and management accounting. With
respect to research methods, Gary has published papers using
archival, experimental, survey and qualitative research
methods. He has published articles in: AAuditing: A Journal
of Practice and Theory, Journal of Banking and Finance,
Journal of Business Finance & Accounting,Accounting,
Auditing and Accountability Journal, The British Accounting
Review, Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Journal of
Business Ethics, Abacus, Behavioral Research in Accounting,
Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of
Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Accounting and Finance,
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, The International
Journal of Accounting, International Journal of Auditing,
Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research,Journal of
Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Australian Accounting
Review, Accounting Education, International Journal of
Business Studies, Accounting Research Journal.
He currently serves as Editor-in-Chief for Accounting and
Finance [ABDC rank A]. He was also an editor for Auditing: A
Journal of Practice & Theory [ABDC rank A*] from 2016 - 2020
and the Finance Section Editor for the Journal of Business
Ethics [ABDC rank A / FT50] from 2011 - 2015. He also serves
on the Editorial Boards of a number of international
He was Chair of the Accounting Panel for the Australian
Business Deans Council 2019 Journal Quality List Review.
He has received awards for his research and teaching awards
for his undergraduate teaching and PhD supervision.
In recognition of his outstanding contribution to the
accounting academic profession in Australia, he was made a
Life Member of the Accounting and Finance Association of
Australia and New Zealand in 2013.
Dr. Lei Xu is a Senior
Lecturer in Finance within University of South Australia,
Australia (UniSA) Business. In addition to his academic
roles, Lei is an active member on boards and committees
across the University of South Australia. This includes
current positions on the University of South Australia
Research Integrity Committee, University of South Australia,
Australia (UniSA) Business Academic Unit Board, and
University of South Australia, Australia (UniSA) Business
Safety and Wellness. His broader community contributions are
as an Executive of the Association of Overseas Chinese
Professionals in South Australia, and as a Justice of Peace
for South Australia. He is also an Editor-in-Chief of
Economics & Politics, an ABDC A-ranked journal.
His research interests cover banking, financial markets,
financial systems, and Fin-tech. His recent research has
focused on both theoretical and empirical examination of
emerging financial issues in China. His continuous research
efforts have led to impactful publications in prestigious
international and national journals and conferences.