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Mr. John Austin Currie B.Comm., M.B.S.,
John Currie is a lecturer in Accounting and Director of the Master of Accounting program at NUI Galway. He is a graduate of NUI Galway and University College Dublin. He has been a lecturer at University College Cork and a visiting lecturer at several European universities. He also has significant experience of working with small businesses in Ireland and Poland. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA). He sets examination papers (at final professional level) for the Instuitute of Certified Public Accountants and is external examiner at a number of third level institutions.
His main teaching interests are in management
accounting at masters and final year undergraduate levels. He has participated in successful research funding
applications to the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and the
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. He is author or co-author of 10
refereed publications (as of December 2010), most recently in aspects of
strategic management accounting.
S., & Currie, J. (2011). Strategies
and procedures for risk management in professional accounting firms: A case
study. Journal of the Institute of Management and Information Science,
Vol. 11, No. 2, July 2011, pp. 7-17. [ARTICLE]
|Management accounting (including activity-based management, revenue management, and strategic management accounting).|
|Cacciaguidi-Fahy, S., Currie, J., & Fahy, M. (2002) Financial shared services centres: Opportunities and challenges for the accounting profession, Certified Accountants Educational Trust London. [Details]|
|Currie, J.A. (1995) Deciding the future: Management accountants as decision support personnel Chartered Institute of Management Accountants London. [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|Currie, J. (2009) 'Managing price as a strategic variable'. Journal of Future Business, 3 (2):69-76. [Details]|
|Currie, J. & Murphy, N. (2009) 'Factors motivating the introduction of an activity-based costing system: A case study'. Pratibimba Journal Of The Institute Of Management And Information Science, 9 (2):59-67. [Details]|
|Bane, S. & Currie, J. (2011) 'Strategies and procedures for risk management in professional accounting Firms: An empirical study'. Pratibimba Journal Of The Institute Of Management And Information Science, 11 (2). [Details]|
|Currie, J.A. (2009) 'Managing and controlling research and development in the 21st century: The contrast with Taylor’s scientific management'. Pratibimba Journal of the Institute of Management and Information Science, 9 (1):57-64. [Details]|
|Currie, J.A. (2008) 'Business strategy and website content: The case of discount grocery chains'. Advances in Management, 1 (6):42-47. [Details]|
|Currie, J.A. (1992) 'The role of quantitative models in management accounting education'. BRITISH ACCOUNTING REVIEW, 24 (1):3-16. [Details]|
|Currie, J.A. (1990) 'The development and use of an expert system to interpret an accounting standard'. BRITISH ACCOUNTING REVIEW, 22 (4):311-329. [Details]|
|Currie, J.A. (1989) 'Capital budgeting in the management-controlled firm'. BRITISH ACCOUNTING REVIEW, 21 (3):255-266. [Details]|
|Currie, J., Donnelly, R., Fahy, M., Murphy, C. (1992) Decision support systems and management accounting: Current applications and future trends. Irish Accounting and Finance Association Proceedings of the Annual Conference, 1992 K. Warnock & J. F. Collins Irish Accounting Association. Workshops [Details]|
|Association: Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, Function/Role: Examiner in Strategic Performance Management / Strategic Management Accounting|
|Association: Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, Function/Role: Fellow|
|External Examiner - Bachelor of Business, Limerick Institute of Technology (2011 to date).|
|External Examiner - Master of Arts in Accounting, Athlone Institute of Technology (2011 to date).|
Management accounting (postgraduate and final year undergraduate levels).
|Semester 2 AY322 Final year undergraduate: Management Accounting III|
|Semester 2 AY874 Postgraduate Diploma Group: Accounting for Management Decisions|
|Semester I MG331 Undergraduate (third year): Business Management & Finance|
|Semester I AY321 Final year undergraduate: Management Accounting II|
|Semester I AY505 Undergraduate (first year): Financial Management|
|Semesters 1 & 2 AY528 Master of Accounting: Management Accounting|