Dr Michael Turner

Senior Lecturer

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
m.turner@business.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 68071

Overview

Dr. Michael Turner is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting at the University of Queensland, Brisbane. With a PhD from Griffith University, a Bachelor of Business (First Class Honours), and a Graduate Certificate in Research Management, Dr. Turner has demonstrated exceptional skills in teaching, research, service, and student supervision. His dedication to academic excellence is reflected in his outstanding teaching evaluations and numerous contributions to scholarly journals, many of which are published in A* or A-ranked journals as per the Australian Business Dean’s Council (ABDC) journal quality list. He has also authored several book chapters and professional articles.

Dr. Turner's research interests include strategic management accounting, disclosure practices of firms, ethical decision-making in accounting, and the incorporation of advanced technologies into the accounting curriculum. Known for his innovative teaching approaches, he upholds the university's core values of creativity, excellence, and respect. As the Program Convenor for the Bachelor of Advanced Business with Honours program, he actively engages with both academic and industry sectors. Residing in Brisbane, Dr. Turner is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational environment.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith University
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Research Methods, Southern Cross University
  • Bachelor of Business (Administration), Griffith University

Publications

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Hesford, James W. and Turner, Michael J. (2019). Capital budgeting: Planning for long-term asset expenditure: Theory. Hospitality Finance and Accounting: Essential Theory and Practice. (pp. 110-128) edited by Rob van Ginneken. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

  • James W. Hesford, Michael J. Turner and Craig M. Milner (2019). Finance and accounting in food and beverage: Theory. Hospitality Finance and Accounting: Essential Theory and Practice. (pp. 71-92) edited by Rob van Ginneken. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

  • Turner, Michael J., Hodari, Demian and Blal, Ines (2016). Entry modes: management contract. The Routledge handbook of hotel chain management. (pp. 157-170) edited by Stanislav Invanov, Maya Invanova and Vincent Magnini. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781315752532-22

  • Blal, Inès, Hodari, Demian and Turner, Michael J. (2016). Selecting a partner hotel by the chain. The Routledge handbook of hotel chain management. (pp. 205-215) edited by Maya Ivanova, Stanislav Ivanov and Vincent P. Magnini. London, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781315752532-26

Journal Article

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision