Head of Department
Phone: + 64 9 921 9999 ext 5121
Dr Anil Narayan is an Associate Professor in Accounting and the Deputy Head of the Accounting Department. He has extensive teaching and postgraduate research supervision experience. Anil is also a Chartered Accountant, a Fellow of CPA Australia, and has served on the Council of the CPA Australia (NZ Branch) for 12 years. Prior to joining AUT, he held various senior management and senior accounting positions in public and private sector organisations.
Anil’s primary research area is in management accounting and management control systems, public sector accounting and accountability, sustainability accounting, and performance measurement and reporting. He has published in international refereed journals such as Accounting, Auditing and Accountability (AAAJ), Financial Accountability & Management (FAM), Accounting History and Pacific Accounting Review. He regularly presents papers at international conferences, referees papers for a range of accounting journals and serves on the Editorial Board of the Accounting Forum and Meditari Accountancy Research journal.
In 2017, Anil was the recipient of the Emerald Literati Outstanding Paper Award for his sole authored paper "An Ethical Perspective on Performance Measurement in the Public Sector", published in the Pacific Accounting Review. He also won the Faculty Teaching Excellence Award in 2017 and has received external teaching recognition from CPA Australia for achieving excellent results in CPA Professional Accounting Examinations.
Anil supervises and examines postgraduate students researching in the areas of management accounting, accountability, performance measurement and sustainability.
Recent publications in refereed journals