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Dr Jennifer Harrison
BBus(Hons)(SCU), PhD(UNE)
Current Appointment: Senior Lecturer
Organisational Unit: School of Business and Tourism - Gold Coast

Telephone: 07 5589 3064
Facsimile: 07 5589 3701
Location: B6.18
Campus: Gold Coast Campus

Jennifer Harrison BBus (with Dist.) Hons I, University Medal (SCU) PhD (UNE) is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Business and Tourism at the Gold Coast Campus of Southern Cross University, Australia. She has over 15 years higher education experience and is currently coordinator of the SCU Master of Business Administration and Master of Professional Accounting. Her previous service positions include Department Head of Accounting, Finance and Quantitative Methods, School Director of Higher Degrees Research Training, and Honours Coordinator. She also has experience in not-for-profit governance, having several years experience as a voluntary board member. During her academic career, Jennifer has taught subjects such as business finance, managerial economics, research methods, quantitative methods and accounting at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Prior to entering academia, she held accounting positions in the advertising industry. Jennifer has over 40 research publications in entrepreneurship, strategy, management, accounting, finance and marketing, reflecting her multidisciplinary understanding of business. As methodological consultant and data analyst, she has also been actively involved in a wide range of consulting projects across a variety of industries including banking, agriculture, software development and sport and fitness and for firms such as Microsoft and the Chandler McLeod Group. Dr Harrison’s current research interests are focused on two main areas: voluntary financial disclosures by listed companies; and ethical/sustainable investments and financing. She supervises a number of higher degree research students in related topics.

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