Ken Leo, B.Com (Hons), MBA (Qld), AAUQ, ACA, FCPA is Professor
of Accounting at Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia.
During his 30 years as an academic, he has taught company accounting
to undergraduate and postgraduate students, been a founding member
of the Urgent Issues Group, and involved in writing books and monographs
for a variety of organisations including CPA Australia, Group of
100 and the Australian Accounting Research Foundation.
John Hoggett, B.Com (Hons), B.Th., MFM (Qld), AAUQ, ACA,
FCPA is senior lecturer at Curtin University of Technology, Western
Australia. During his 30 years as an academic, he has taught company
accounting and accounting theory to undergraduate and postgraduate
students, written books and monographs for a variety of organisations
including CPA Australia and Group of 100. and been involved in accounting
education with the Curriculum Council of Western Australia.
John Sweeting, BEc, MEc, PhD, CPA, CA is currently a Senior
Lecturer in Accountancy at Queensland University of Technology.
John's background includes a mixture of academic and business positions.
He has taught at Swinburne University of Technology, the University
of Central Queensland and has spent time with the National Companies
and Securities Commission (now the Australian Securities and Investments
Commission). John has also held positions with a large international
chartered accounting firm and a large manufacturing/retailing company
listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. John has written for professional
journals, and his main area of research is external reporting and
profit forecasts in prospectuses. In addition to running in-house
courses for accounting firms, John has also conducted Professional
Development courses for CPA Australia and The Institute of Chartered
Accountants in Australia. John has also been actively involved in
both the CPA Program and the CA Program.
Jennie Radford, BCom, DipEd (Melb), MCom (Curtin), ACA,
is currently a Lecturer at Curtin University of Technology. She
has co-authored two research monographs published by Group of 100
and the ASCPA. She has also contributed to and co-edited a textbook
'Financial Accounting Issues'. She was for many years employed as
an auditor with "Big 5' chartered accounting firms. Jennie
has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses in her career
as an academic. She is a member of the Western Australia Cell of
the External Reporting Centre of Excellence (ASCPA).