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John Dumay

John Dumay


Senior Lecturer

Rm 313
H69 - Economics and Business Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

Telephone +61 2 9036 7092
Fax +61 2 9351 6638
john.dumay@sydney.edu.au


Bio

John is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and specialises in teaching Management Accounting. John worked for over 15 years as an independent business consultant across a wide variety of industries before joining academia after completing his PhD in 2008. His PhD entitled Intellectual Capital in Action: Australian Studies won the prestigious Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award for 2008 for the Knowledge Management category. John continues to research on the topic of intellectual capital, sustainability reporting and innovation. His research activities are closely linked with management practice.

John is the author or co-author of numerous academic journal articles publishing in prestigious journals such as VINE, Journal of Intellectual Capital, Public Management Review, Accounting Auditing and Accountability Journal and the British Accounting Review. He has twice won Highly Commended Paper awards for the Journal of Intellectual Capital (2008 and 2012) and the Outstanding Reviewer Award for the VINE journal (2012). John is also a member of the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Intellectual Capital, Journal of Human Resource Costing and Accounting and the Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management

John has a growing international reputation as a leading author and researcher on the topic of intellectual capital having been a visiting scholar at Stockholm Business School (2008, 2011 & 2012), University of Bologna (2011), Polytechnic University of the Marche (Italy, 2012) Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2012), Kobe Graduate School of Management (2012) and as a visiting Professor at Roma Tre University (2011 & 2012). John was also an invited speaker at an international symposium on Intangibles and Intellectual Capital: The Ultimate Accounting Frontier at the European Accounting Association Conference (Rome, 2011).

John’s reputation as an outstanding teacher is reflected in the continually high student satisfaction ratings he receives for his classes and his innovative teaching methods. As a result John won the Dean’s Citation for Teaching in 2011 as well as the Wayne Lonergan Award for Outstanding Teaching (Early Career) in 2011.

Publications

2014

2
Book Section/s

Dumay J 2014 Forthcoming 'Using employee knowledge to develop strategy' in Cultures of Knowledge, ed. M. Rao , World Scientific Publications, Bangalore, India

2013

4
Journal Article/s

Dumay J and Garanina T 2013 'Intellectual capital research: A critical examination of the third stage', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.14:1, pp. 10-25 Link

Dumay J 2013 'Editorial: The third stage of IC: Towards a new IC future and beyond', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.14:1, pp. 5-9 Link

Dumay J and Roslender R 2013 'Utilising Narrative to Improve the Relevance of Intellectual Capital', Journal of Accounting & Organizational Change, vol.9:3, pp. 248-79 Link

de Villiers C and Dumay J 2013 'Construction of Research Articles in the Leading Interdisciplinary Accounting Journals', Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, vol.26:6, pp. 876-910 Link

de Villiers C and Dumay J 2013 Forthcoming 'Writing an Article for a Refereed Accounting Journal', Pacific Accounting Review

Dumay J, Rooney J and Marini L 2013 'An Intellectual Capital-based differentiation theory of innovation practice', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.14:4, pp. 608-33 Link

Dumay J, Evans R, Walker K and Bodrova O 2013 'The Case for a Global eConservatorium of Music Based in Australia', Academic Leadership Series Volume 4: The Virtual University: Impact on Australian Accounting and Business Education, vol.4, pp. 57-65

5
Conference Paper/s

Dumay J 2013 'The Hitchhikers Guide to Intellectual Capital', 7th Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference APIRA 2013, Kobe, Japan, 28th July 2013

Veltri S, Bronzetti G and Dumay J 2013 'IC management in a non-profit organization', 2nd Management Control Journal Workshop: Controlling and Reporting for Intangibles, Pisa, Italy, 12th July 2013

Dumay J 2013 'The Number 42', Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference AFAANZ 2013, Perth, Australia, 9th July 2013

2012

2
Book Section/s

Chiucchi MS and Dumay J 2012 'Un esempio di studio di caso interventista' in Il metodo dello studio di caso nel management accounting, ed. Maria Serena Chiucchi, Giappichelli Editore, Torino, Italy, pp. 77-122

4
Journal Article/s

Dumay J 2012 'Editorial- IC is Alive and Well Yet Still Seeking Relevance', Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management, vol.10:3, pp. 208-11

Dumay J 2012 'Grand theories as barriers to using IC concepts', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.13:1, pp. 4-15 Link

Guthrie J, Ricceri F and Dumay J 2012 'Reflections and Projections: A Decade of Intellectual Capital Accounting Research', British Accounting Review, vol.44:2, pp. 68-82 Link

Dumay J and Guthrie J 2012 'IC and Strategy as Practice: A Critical Examination', International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science, vol.3:4, pp. 28-37

Dumay J and Marini L 2012 'Bullying in Context: A risk management perspective', Journal of Human Resource Costing and Accounting, vol.16:4, pp. 281-301 Link

5
Conference Paper/s

Dumay J and Guthrie J 2012 'Intellectual Capital and Strategy as Practice: A Critical Examination', 6th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific, Shanghai, China, 12th October 2012

Dumay J and Marini L 2012 'Connecting Accounting and Innovation In Space and Time', Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand AFAANZ 2012, Melbourne, Australia, 3rd July 2012

Dumay J and de Villiers C 2012 'The Construction of a Generalist Accounting Research Paper: A Critical Examination', Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand AFAANZ 2012, Melbourne, Australia, 3rd July 2012

Dumay J and Chiucchi S 2012 'Un-locking Intellectual Capital', 35th European Accounting Association EAA Annual Congress 2012, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 11th May 2012

Dumay J and Chiucchi S 2012 'Unlocking intellectual capital', Monash University Forum for Management Accounting MONFORMA 2012, Melbourne, Australia, 16th February 2012

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Beck C, Dumay J and Frost G 2012 'Sustainability Reporting – Inside out or Outside in?', 11th Australasian Centre on Social and Environmental Accounting Research Conference, Wollongong, Australia, 4th December 2012 Link

Dumay J 2012 'IC and Strategy as Practice: A Critical Examination', 4th European Conference on Intellectual Capital ECIC 2012, Helsinki, Finland, 24th April 2012

Dumay J and Garanina T 2012 'Investigating IC Research: A Critical Examination', 4th European Conference on Intellectual Capital ECIC 2012, Helsinki, Finland, 24th April 2012

2011

2
Book Section/s

Tull J and Dumay J 2011 'Does Intellectual Capital Management ‘Make a Difference’? A Critical Case Study Application of Structuration Theory' in Leading Issues in Knowledge Management, ed. Charles Despres, Academic Publishing International Ltd, Reading, United Kingdom, pp. 80-100

4
Journal Article/s

Dumay J and Cuganesan S 2011 'Making sense of intellectual capital complexity: measuring through narrative', Journal of Human Resource Costing & Accounting, vol.15:1, pp. 24-49

Dumay J and Rooney J 2011 '"Measuring for Managing?": An IC practice case study', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.12:3, pp. 344-55

Qu SQ and Dumay J 2011 'The Qualitative Research Interview', Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, vol.8:3, pp. 238-64

Dumay J and Rooney J 2011 'Dealing with an ageing workforce: Current and future implications', Journal of Human Resource Costing and Accounting, vol.15:3, pp. 174-95

Dumay J 2011 'Intellectual capital and strategy development: An interventionist approach', VINE: The journal of information and knowledge management systems, vol.41:4, pp. 449-65

5
Conference Paper/s

Chiucchi MS and Dumay J 2011 'Un-Locking Intellectual Capital', 7th Interdisciplinary Workshop on "Intangibles, Intellectual Capital & Extra-Financial Information", Warsaw, Poland, 30th September 2011

Beck C, Dumay J and Frost G 2011 'Reporting is legitimacy: A disconnect between reporting and action?', 23rd International Congress on Social and Environmental Accounting Research CSEAR 2011, University of St Andrews, United Kingdom, 9th September 2011

Dumay J and Rooney J 2011 'Numbers versus narratives: An examination of a controversy', Critical Perspectives on Accounting Conference 2011, Clearwater Beach, United States, 12th July 2011

Dumay J and Rooney J 2011 'The Story of an Intellectual Capital Controversy: Deciding Between Numbers and Narratives', Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand AFAANZ Conference 2011, Darwin, Australia, 5th July 2011

Dumay J and Rooney J 2011 'Is "If it can't be measured it can't be managed" really true?', 3rd European Conference on Intellectual Capital ECIC-2011, Nicosia, Cyprus, 19th April 2011

2010

4
Journal Article/s

Dumay J and Lu J 2010 'Disclosing improvements in human capital: Comparing results to the rhetoric', Journal of Human Resource Costing and Accounting, vol.14:1, pp. 70-97

Dumay J 2010 'A critical reflective discourse of an interventionist research project', Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, vol.7:1, pp. 46-70

Dumay J, Guthrie J and Farneti F 2010 'GRI Sustainability Reporting Guidelines For Public And Third Sector Organizations', Public Management Review, vol.12:4, pp. 531-548

5
Conference Paper/s

Dumay J 2010 'Intellectual capital and strategy development utilising narrative: An interventionist approach', 12th Annual Alternative Accounts Conference and Workshop 2010, Toronto, Canada, 24th April 2010

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Dumay J 2010 'An Examination of two Grand-Theories of IC as Barriers to the use of IC Concepts', 7th International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning - "Reporting Intangibles in the SMEs - the Hong Kong Experience", The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, (China), 12th November 2010

10
Report/s

Beck C, Dumay J and Frost G 2010 'Corporate non-financial reporting processes. An analysis of the emerging modes by which organisations engage with their stakeholders',

2009

1
Book/s

Dumay J 2009 'Intellectual Capital in Action: A Critical Approach to Putting IC Theory Into Practice', VDM Verlag Dr.Muller, Saarbrucken, Germany, pp. 200

4
Journal Article/s

Cuganesan S and Dumay J 2009 'Reflecting on the production of intellectual capital visualisations', Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, vol.22:8, pp. 1161-86

Dumay J 2009 'Intellectual capital measurement: A critical approach', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.10:2, pp. 190-210

Dumay J 2009 'Reflective discourse about intellectual capital: research and practice', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.10:4, pp. 489-503

5
Conference Paper/s

Guthrie J, Dumay J and Farneti F 2009 'Do International and National Guidelines for Public and Third Sector Organisations Ensure Sustainability Reporting?', 8th Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research CSEAR 2009, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8th December 2009

Dumay J 2009 'Transforming the utility of IC narrative: An interventionist and strategic approach', Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand AFAANZ 2009, Adelaide, Australia, 7th July 2009

Farneti F, Dumay J and Guthrie J 2009 'Do international and national guidelines censure sustainability reporting? An analysis for public and not for profit sector organisations', 1st International Conference on Sustainable Management of Public and Not For Profit Organisations SMOG 2009, University of Bologna, Forli, Italy, 3rd July 2009

Dumay J 2009 'Transforming the utility of IC narrative: An interventionist and strategic approach', 2009 European Conference on Intellectual Capital, Haarlem, Netherlands, 29th April 2009

2008

4
Journal Article/s

Dumay J 2008 'Narrative disclosure of intellectual capital: A structurational analysis', Management Research News, vol.31:7, pp. 518-537

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Dumay J and Tull J 2008 'Beyond reason: The utility of narrative in advancing the management of intellectual capital', 2008 Critical Perspectives on Accounting Conference, University of New York, New York, United States, 26th April 2008

2007

4
Journal Article/s

Dumay J and Guthrie J 2007 'Disturbance and implementation of IC practice: a public sector organisation perspective', Journal of Human Resource Costing & Accounting, vol.11:2, pp. 104-121

Dumay J and Tull J 2007 'Intellectual capital disclosure and price sensitive Australian stock exchange announcements', Journal of Intellectual Capital, vol.8:2, pp. 236-255

Tull J and Dumay J 2007 'Does IC management ‘Make a difference’? A critical case study application of structuration theory', Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management, vol.5:4, pp. 515-26

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Dumay J and Cuganesan S 2007 'Research methods to visualise the complexity of intellectual capital', 21st Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference, Sydney, Australia, 7th December 2007

Dumay J and Cuganesan S 2007 'Investigating intellectual capital and organisational value creation', 21st Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference, Sydney, Australia, 7th December 2007

Dumay J, Cuganesan S and Tull J 2007 'Beyond reason: The utility of narrative in advancing the management of intellectual capital', 6th Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR), University of Sydney NSW, Australia, 4th December 2007

Tull J and Dumay J 2007 'Stakeholder engagement through narrative-based disclosure: A critical case study application of structuration theory to IC practice', 6th Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR), Sydney, Australia, 4th December 2007

Tull J and Dumay J 2007 'Does IC management ‘Make a difference’? A critical case study application of structuration theory', 8th European Conference on Knowledge Management, Barcelona, Spain, 8th September 2007

Dumay J 2007 'Narrative disclosure of intellectual capital: A structurational analysis', Fifth Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, 10th July 2007

2006

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Dumay J and Guthrie J 2006 'Environmental disturbance as a catalyst for implementation of IC practice', The 5th International Conference on Human Resource Costing and Accounting Network, Stockholm, Sweden, 8th December 2006

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