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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD (Business Administration), University of Newcastle, 09/03/2007
  • Graduate Diploma of Practice Managment, University of New England
  • Bachelor of Economics, University of Sydney
  • Graduate Certificate (Practice-Tertiary Teaching), University of Newcastle, 31/12/2005
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Newcastle, 26/02/1999
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, University of Newcastle, 22/01/1997

Research

Research keywords

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Management

Research expertise

My Doctorate was on corporate governance with reference to small to medium enterprises. I have applied for an early career grant in corporate governance specifically director independence in the top 1,000 listed Australian companies.

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
150299Banking, Finance And Investment Not Elsewhere Classified75
150100Accounting, Auditing And Accountability20
159999Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services Not Elsewhere Classified5

Administrative

Administrative expertise

I was Deputy Head of the Central Coast School of Business for six months in 2005, have been a member of the academic senate, the school and faculty committees. I have also been a member of the IT committee, the OSPRO committee and am currently the student academic conduct officer for the faculty on the Central Coast.

Teaching

Teaching expertise

I have taught at TAFE, Colleges, and University. I have taugh face to face, online, in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur. My subjects are mainly accounting subjects with a specific interest in corporate governance and accountability.

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Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2006Kwan K, Barnes LR, 'Corporate Governance of Banks Listed in Hong Kong - An Investor Governance (IG) Perspective', Proceedings for the 2nd International Conference for the Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association, Adelaide, Australia (2006) [E1]
2005Tang J, Barnes LR, 'Duties of Company Directors in Hong Kong - A Corporate Governance Perspective', 2nd International Business Research Conference, University of Technology, Sydney (2005) [E1]
2006Barnes LR, 'One Size Doesn't Fit All - A Review of Corporate Governance Guidelines with an SME Perspective', Proceedings of Third International Business Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia (2006) [E1]
2006Tang JCH, Barnes LR, 'Duties of Company Directors in Hong Kong - A Corporate Governance Perspective', International Review of Business Research, 2 30-45 (2006) [C1]

Publications

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Book (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2011Barnes LR, Small to Medium Enterprise Governance: An Examination of the Perceptions of Small to Medium Enterprises, Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, 144 (2011) [A2]

Chapter (7 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2011Boldy P, Barnes LR, 'CSR initiatives for green buildings: Perspectives of Hong Kong financial institutions', Responsible Management in Asia: Perspectives on CSR, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke 203-222 (2011) [B1]
2009Barnes LR, 'Regulatory issues', Australian Master Accountants Guide, CCH, Sydney, NSW 169-191 (2009) [B2]
2009Barnes LR, Leow J, 'Selecting a business structure', Australian Master Accountants Guide, CCH, Sydney, NSW 19-57 (2009) [B2]
2009Barnes LR, Leow J, 'Legal issues', Australian Master Accountants Guide, CCH, Sydney, NSW 107-168 (2009) [B2]
2009Barnes LR, 'Administrative issues', Australian Master Accountants Guide, CCH, Sydney, NSW 87-106 (2009) [B2]
2009Barnes LR, Leow J, Marsden S, 'Tax considerations', Australian Master Accountants Guide, CCH, Sydney, NSW 192-267 (2009) [B2]
2009Barnes LR, 'Funding a business', Australian Master Accountants Guide, CCH, Sydney, NSW 58-86 (2009) [B2]
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Journal article (16 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Barnes LR, 'An Examination of How Entrepreneurs in Hong Kong Perceive Personal Success Through Business Activities', Marketing Development and Competitiveness, 7 63-72 (2013) [C1]
2013Meyer D, Barnes LR, Kriz A, 'Threshold of tolerance model: strategy for international travel', GeoJournal, 1-7 (2013) [C1]
2013Barnes LR, 'The albatross around the neck of company directors. A journey through case law, legislation and corporate governance', Journal of Law and Financial Management, 12 2-9 (2013) [C1]
2013Barnes LR, Croker N, 'The relevance of the ISO26000 social responsibility issues to the Hong Kong Construction Industry', Australasian Journal of Construction Economics and Building, 13 37-50 (2013) [C1]
2012Poulton EJ, Barnes LR, 'Corporate social responsibility: An examination of business students' perceptions of spirituality', International Review of Business Research Papers, 8 144-156 (2012) [C1]
2012Chirkoff S, Barnes LR, 'Managerial measures of Lean production in the manufacturing sector: Perspectives on implementation and outcomes', Public and Municipal Finance, 1 14-22 (2012) [C1]
2012Barnes LR, Howson K, 'Not-for-profit governance for international charities - The governance and accountability gap', International Journal Of Social Science & Interdisciplinary Research, 1 19-28 (2012) [C2]
2012Ho P, Barnes LR, 'An insight into achievement of success through business activities: An examination of the perceptions of entrepreneurs in Hong Kong', THAVAN International Journal of Research in Marketing Management, 1 1-10 (2012) [C2]
2012Ho P, Barnes LR, 'An examination of the traits of successful entrepreneurs in Hong Kong: The PAST model', Journal of Modern Accounting and Auditing, 8 1237-1245 (2012) [C2]
2012Ho P, Barnes LR, 'Perceptions of entrepreneurs in Hong Kong: An insight into what strategies may be employed to achieve success in the next decade', KKIMRC International Journal of Research in Human Resources Management, 1 1-10 (2012) [C2]
2011Barnes LR, Howson K, 'Board structure and accountability: A not-for-profit governance perspective', Global Journal of Strategies and Governance, 2 9-22 (2011) [C1]
2010Aichinger J, Barnes LR, 'Accounting employee expectations and the psychological context', Global Review of Accounting and Finance, 1 189-202 (2010) [C1]
2010Muniandy JK, Barnes LR, 'The link between corporate social performance and institutional investors' shareholdings in Malaysian public listed companies', International Review of Business Research Papers, 6 246-261 (2010) [C1]
2008Barnes LR, 'Swedish listed companies: The use of risk and committee governance techniques', International Journal of Strategic Mangaement, 8 (2008) [C1]
2008Barnes LR, 'Banking sector governance: Lessons from Hong Kong listed banks: A three year perspective', The ICFAI Journal of Corporate Governance, 7 22-35 (2008) [C1]
2006Tang JCH, Barnes LR, 'Duties of Company Directors in Hong Kong - A Corporate Governance Perspective', International Review of Business Research, 2 30-45 (2006) [C1]
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Conference (26 outputs)

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2013Barnes LR, 'The Albatross around the neck of SME Cmpany Directors: SME Corporate Governance in Australia', 26th Annual SEAANZ Conference 2013, Australian Technology Park (2013) [E1]
2013Barnes LR, 'Improved pedagogy using the "collaborative site visit" mode.', AARE Conference Proceedings, AARE Conference 2013 (2013) [E3]
2012Ho PKP, Barnes LR, 'An examination of how entrepreneurs in Hong Kong perceive personal success through business activities', 2012 Conference Proceedings Hawaii International Conference on Business, Honolulu, Hawaii (2012) [E1]
2010Aichinger J, Barnes LR, 'Accounting employer expectations and the psychological contract', European Accounting Association 33rd Annual Congress, Istanbul, Turkey (2010) [E3]
2010Barnes LR, 'Application of business theory in childhood sport education', AARE International Education Research Conference - 2010, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E3]
2010Barnes LR, 'An examination of perceptions of corporate environmental balance for isolated Australian SMEs', 2010 IAAER Conference: 11th World Congress of Accounting Educators and Researchers, Singapore (2010) [E3]
2009Barnes LR, Howson K, 'Board structure and accountability: A not-for-profit governance perspective', 2009 AFAANZ Conference: Proceedings Forums, Adelaide, SA (2009) [E1]
2009Boldy P, Barnes LR, 'CSR initiatives for green buildings: Perspectives of Hong Kong financial institutions', 22nd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2009, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E1]
2009Simes S, Barnes LR, 'Managerial measures of lean production in the manufacturing sector: Perspectives on implementation and outcomes', EISAM: Program, Munster, Germany (2009) [E3]
2009Muniandy JK, Barnes LR, 'The link between corporate social performance and institutional investor's shareholdings in the top 100 Malaysian public listed companies', Eleventh International Business Research Conference, Program, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E3]
2008Barnes LR, 'The plethora of corporate governance: The quest to create a Nordic governance practices code', IABE-2008 Stockholm Proceedings, Stockholm, Sweden (2008) [E1]
2008Barnes LR, 'Nordic governance in the context of international best practice', 6th One Day Symposium on Accountability, Governance and Performance: Achieving Excellence 2008. Proceedings, Brisbane, QLD (2008) [E1]
2008Barnes LR, 'Independence and boards of directors: An international perspective', Proceedings of Ninth International Business Research Conference, Melbourne, VIC (2008) [E1]
2008Barnes LR, 'The history of corporate governance: The quest to create international best practice', 12th World Congress of Accounting Historians: Congress Proceedings, Istanbul, Turkey (2008) [E2]
2008Barnes LR, 'Small Business Survival 4U', Small Business Solutions 4U. Abstracts, Sydney, NSW (2008) [E3]
2007Barnes LR, 'SME governance and SME social responsibility: Lessons from 100 Australian SMEs', Proceedings of Seventh International Business Research Conference, Broadway, N.S.W. (2007) [E1]
2007Barnes LR, 'SME specific corporate governance regimes', 3rd Asia/Pacific Research Symposium on Accounting Information Systems. Proceedings, Brisbane, QLD (2007) [E1]
2007Barnes LR, Clarke FL, 'The contestable applicability of corporate governance regimes in the SME sector', 30th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association. Proceedings, Lisbon, Portugal (2007) [E1]
2007Barnes LR, 'A review of corporate governance with an SME perspective', Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand 2007 Annual Conference. Proceedings, Broadbeach, QLD (2007) [E1]
2007Barnes LR, Lau PTY, 'Corporate governance of banks in Hong Kong: A banking sector governance (BSG) perspective', 20th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2007. Proceedings, Sydney, N.S.W. (2007) [E1]
2006Kwan K, Barnes L, 'Corporate Governance of Banks Listed in Hong Kong - A Director Governance Perspective', Conference Proceedings: 3rd International Conference on Contemporary Business, Leura, NSW (2006) [E1]
2006Barnes LR, 'One Size Doesn't Fit All - A Review of Corporate Governance Guidelines with an SME Perspective', Proceedings of Third International Business Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia (2006) [E1]
2006Kwan K, Barnes LR, 'Corporate Governance of Banks Listed in Hong Kong - An Investor Governance (IG) Perspective', Proceedings for the 2nd International Conference for the Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association, Adelaide, Australia (2006) [E1]
2005Tang J, Barnes LR, 'Duties of Company Directors in Hong Kong - A Corporate Governance Perspective', 2nd International Business Research Conference, University of Technology, Sydney (2005) [E1]
2005Lee WW, Barnes LR, 'IT Governance and Accounting Information Systems', First Asia/Pacific Research Symposium on Accounting Information Systems, The University of Melbourne (2005) [E2]
2004Lee WW, Barnes LR, 'IT Governance', Proceedings of the 10th Joint International Computer Conference (JICC 2004), Kunming, Yunnan, PRC, Hong Kong (2004) [E1]
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Other (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Barnes LR, 'Collaborative Research into Small to Medium Businesses: Exploratory Research into Current Challanges and Future Opportunities', Engagement Australia Conference Proceedings (2013)
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants3
Total funding$13,400

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2008 (1 grants)

International Academy of Business and Economics, Stockholm, Sweeden, 6/6/2008 - 8/6/2008$1,700
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Lisa Barnes
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70020082008
GNo:G0188639

2007 (2 grants)

An empirical analysis of board of director independence of the top 1000 Australian listed companies$10,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Lisa Barnes
SchemeRole
Early Career Researcher GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020072007
GNo:G0187561

30th Annual Congress European Accounting Association, Lisbon Portugal,25/4/2007 - 27/4/2007$1,700
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Lisa Barnes
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70020072007
GNo:G0187398
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions2
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL1

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20112015PhD (Accounting & Finance)Principal SupervisorDisclosure and Reporting by Providers of Residential Aged Care in Australia: A Comparison of the For-Profit and Not-For-Profit Sectors
20112015PhD (Management)Co-SupervisorDynamic Stakeholder Relationships: Identifying and Measuring Salience

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2012PhD (Management)Co-SupervisorAn Exploratory Study of the Factors that Influence the Management of International Business Air Travel (IBAT)
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Dr Lisa Barnes

Work Phone(02) 4348 4157
Fax(02) 4348 4101
Email
PositionsLecturer
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law
The University of Newcastle, Australia
DBA Supervisor
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Casual Academic
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaAccounting and Finance
Office
BO1.23,
Business Offices,
Ourimbah
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah NSW 2258
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/lisa-barnes