Professor & Discipline Head of Accounting, Griffith University

Reza Monem is Professor of Accounting at Griffith University, Australia. He is currently Deputy Head, Department of Accounting Finance and Economics, and Discipline Head of Accounting.

Reza’s research interests lie in corporate governance, gender diversity, executive pay, financial reporting quality, and IFRS adoption. He has widely published in esteemed academic journals, including Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, The International Journal of Accounting, Accounting & Finance, Journal of Contemporary Accounting & Economics, Advances in Accounting, Australian Accounting Review, and Pacific Accounting Review. Reza is a Co-Editor of Accounting Research Journal.

Reza and his research work have been featured in The Australian Financial Review, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, Canberra Times, Brisbane Times, Corporate Risk & Insurance Magazine, and many other regional newspapers. In 2016, he won the Griffith Business School Research Excellence Award.

He is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, and CPA Australia.


  • 2016–present
    Professor, Griffith University


  • 2000 
    The University of Queensland, Australia, PhD
  • 1988 
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Master of Accounting Science