Dr Lisa Barnes

Dr Lisa Barnes

Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Newcastle Business School (Accounting and Finance)

Career Summary

Biography

I am currently a conjoint appointment at the University of Newcastle.

My Doctorate was on corporate governance with reference to small to medium enterprises awarded in 2007. In 1999 I completed my MBA. I am currently on the Board of Innov8Central, and am Vice Chair of a disability provider called Coastlink.  

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  and management  with a specific interest in corporate governance and accountability.

I was Deputy Head of the Central Coast School of Business  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 was the student academic conduct officer for the faculty on the Central Coast for many years.

I am currently on the External engagement committee, and the Teaching and Learning Committee. I also served on the Small Business Development Corp Board for the NSW government for 3 years.

I was awarded the B-Hert national award for "Excellence in Accounting Teaching Collaboration" in 2013, and Central Coast Woman of the year in 2011. I am currently a judge for the Central Coast Business Awards.


Qualifications

  • Doctor of Business Administration, University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Diploma of Practice Managment, University of New England
  • Bachelor of Economics, University of Sydney
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, University of Newcastle
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Certificate (Practice-Tertiary Teaching), University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Management

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
150199 Accounting, Auditing and Accountability not elsewhere classified 20
150299 Banking, Finance and Investment not elsewhere classified 75
159999 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services not elsewhere classified 5

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Casual Academic University of Newcastle
Newcastle Business School
Australia
Casual Academic University of Newcastle
Newcastle Business School
Australia
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 3
Total funding $13,400

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20081 grants / $1,700

International Academy of Business and Economics, Stockholm, Sweeden, 6/6/2008 - 8/6/2008$1,700

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Lisa Barnes
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0188639
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20072 grants / $11,700

An empirical analysis of board of director independence of the top 1000 Australian listed companies$10,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Lisa Barnes
Scheme Early Career Researcher Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2007
GNo G0187561
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

30th Annual Congress European Accounting Association, Lisbon Portugal,25/4/2007 - 27/4/2007$1,700

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Lisa Barnes
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2007
GNo G0187398
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Research Supervision

Number of supervisions

Completed2
Current5

Total current UON EFTSL

PhD1.3

Current Supervision

Commenced Level of Study Research Title Program Supervisor Type
2015 PhD Role of Managers and Accounting Practices in the Development of Intellectual Capital in Iraq PhD (Accounting & Finance), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2015 PhD Interactions of Managers and Employees when Facing various Bribery and Corruption Threats: An Empirical Analysis from the Oil and Gas Industry in Africa and the Middle East PhD (Accounting & Finance), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2014 PhD Exploring Engagement in Regional Business Clusters from the Perspective of Tourism Micro Enterprises PhD (Management), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2011 PhD Investigating Innovation Champions in the Nonprofit Sector PhD (Management), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2011 PhD Disclosure and Reporting by Providers of Residential Aged Care in Australia: Accountability to Stakeholders PhD (Accounting & Finance), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Principal Supervisor

Past Supervision

Year Level of Study Research Title Program Supervisor Type
2015 PhD Stakeholders in Small Business: Critical Relationships for Value Creation PhD (Management), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2012 PhD An Exploratory Study of the Factors that Influence the Management of International Business Air Travel (IBAT) PhD (Management), Faculty of Business and Law, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
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News

Bhert Award

B-HERT Award

November 13, 2013

A collaborative research project that aims to give Central Coast businesses a better understanding of how to succeed, despite the region's unique challenges, has received a national education award.

Dr Lisa Barnes

Positions

Conjoint Senior Lecturer
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law

Casual Academic
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law

Casual Academic
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law

Casual Research Assistant
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law

Focus area

Accounting and Finance

Contact Details

Email lisa.barnes@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4348 4157
Fax (02) 4348 4101

Office

Room BO1.23
Building Business Offices
Location Ourimbah
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah, NSW 2258
Australia
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