Habib Khan

Dr, Senior Lecturer of Accounting, Program Director, Master of Prof. Accounting (MPA) Program

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PhD projects

Sustainability reporting, Multi-dimensional performance measures, Performance measurement and performance management, Quality of sustainability reporting, Green reporting, Pro-environmental behavior of accounting and business students


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Personal profile


Dr Habib Khan is a seasoned academic and mentor at the tertiary level and researcher holding a current position of Program Director, MPA Program and Senior Lecturer of Accounting at the University of Canberra, Canberra, Australia. He held the position of Assistant Professor and/Lecturer of Accounting, University Of Canberra (February 2016- May 2020). Dr Khan's previous academic position in other universities in Australia include CQU University Sydney campus, CDU, Macquarie University, Curtin University Sydney Campus and East West University, Bangladesh. Dr Khan obtained PhD in Management Accounting from the Macquarie University Sydney, CPA degree from the CPA Australia, Advanced Diploma in Business from AAT Sydney, Foundation degree on teaching and Education from Curtin University, and BBA Hons & MBA degree from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. As an academic, he has taught wide varieties of Accounting subjects in many countries such as Australia, Bangladesh, China and Hong Kong. As a unit coordinator and lecturer, he taught and led academic members for units such as Financial Accounting, Intermediate Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Cost Accounting, Strategic Management Accounting, Corporate Accounting and Accounting Theories both in the post-graduate and undergraduate level. He has also got expertise in teaching finance units and taught varieties of finance units such as Business Finance, Investments and Built Envionment Finance.

Journal publications:

As a researcher, Dr Khan conducts academic research in different areas of Accounting, Management and Sustainability in emerging economies. To date, Dr Khan has published articles in the leading and prestigious international Journals in the field of Accounting, Management, Education, Law and Tourism. Prestigious journals where his publications appeared in the past include the following:

  • Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal (A*)
  • Critical Perspectives on Accounting;
  • Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economies;
  • Managerial Auditing Journal;
  • Corporate Governance: An International Review;
  • Accounting History;
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Management;
  • Public Money and Management;
  • Business Strategy & the Environment
  •  Environmental Education Research;
  • Social Responsibility Journal;
  • Journal of Cleaner Production;
  • International Journal of Law and Management &
  • Tourism Analysis.

Achievements and Awards:

Dr Khan is a recepient of number of awards for his excellence teaching and research performance from the University of Canberra and other universities in Australia. These include:

(a) Dean's Commendation Award for the Research Excellence (Individual category)-2020, Faculty of Business, Governance & Law (BGL), University of Canberra.

(b) Dean's Excellence Award for Outstanding Teaching and Learning -2016 in the category of Students Nominations, Faculty of BGL, University of Canberra;

(c) 'Finalist' in the University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor Diversity Award-2017.

(d) Macquarie University FBE Research Excellence Award-2012, for outstanding research contributions, Sydney, Australia.

(e) Macquarie University FBE Research Excellence Award-2011 for outstanding research contributions, Sydney, Australia.

(f) 'Best Presenter Award' in the Accounting and Finance HDR students category in the HDR Research Expo, 2010, a yearly expo organised by Faculty of Business & Economies, Macquarie University, Australia.


Research Impacts: 

Dr Khan's publication has impacted widely in the global academic communities and has received more than 1800 citations to date (as per Google Scholar).

Research Interests and Supervisions:

Dr Khan currently supervises HDR students and his research interest includes the followings:

  1. Non-financial performance measurement system, Multi-dimensional performance measures; organisational performance;
  2. Non-financial performance, non-financial performance indicators, and Sustainability reporting of banks, and Green banking;
  3. Pro-envionmental behaviour of Accounting and Business students;
  4. Integrated reporting,
  5. SDGs and SDGs reporting and
  6. New public management and KPI based performance model for the public sector.

Ontology, Theoritical Paradigms and Research Design: 

Dr Khan is intertested to supervise future students who are keen to explore their research projects using sociological, behavioural, contingency, political economic theories and any alternative theoritical lense together with having clear willingness to design research projects using both positivists and interpretative approaches of research desgin.

Industry outreach and external engagements:

Dr Khan closely maintains relationship with industry, practices and the professional bodies of Accounting such as CPA Australia. He is a Fellow member of CPA, (FCPA) and served  an elected board member of CPA Australia ACT Divisional Board from 2018 to 2020.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education

Education/Academic qualification

Adv.Diploma in Business & Management, AAT, Sydney, Australia

Master, CPA Australia

PhD, Macquarie University

Master, University of Dhaka

Bachelor, University of Dhaka

External positions

Elected Board Member, CPA Australia ACT Divisional Board, CPA Australia

30 Nov 2018 → …


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