Personal details

Name
Dr Craig Furneaux
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Accountancy
Discipline *
Accounting, Auditing and Accountability, Business and Management, Other Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Phone
+61 7 3138 1186
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology), Master of Arts (Sociology) (Griffith University), GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN ACADEMIC PRACTICE (Queensland University of Technology), B.Ed. (Griffith University), B.Ad.Voc.Teach. (Griffith University)

Professional memberships
and associations

Area Editor for the Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly 

 

Craig has been a member of the following professional associations:

  • Australian and New Zealand Third Sector Research Inc.
  • International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR)
  • Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

Reviewer for the following journals:

  • Public Management Review
  • California Management Review
  • Construction Management and Economics
  • Third Sector Review
  • Voluntas
  • Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly
  • Public Management Review
  • Academy of Management Conference
Keywords

Nonprofits, Capital, Capability, Capacity, Charity, Faith based charities, Accountability

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Dr Craig Furneaux is a Senior Lecturer at the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies, and is the Subject Area Coordinator for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies, Queensland University of Technology in Australia.

Craig has over 30 years’ experience leading innovation in, and researching with, nonprofit organisations.

Craig research focus on the resources (including various types of capital); the routines and capabilities; and results (social impact) of for nonprofits and social enterprises. He is also interested in faith based charities in civil society. His eprints are available here: https://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Furneaux,_Craig.html

He currently serves as Area Editor, for Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, which is the top journal in the nonprofit sector.

 

This information has been contributed by Dr Craig Furneaux.

Teaching

30 years experience teaching and training in the Third Sector, involving both vocational and higher education levels. Current teaching roles include:

  • Subject Area Coordinator (Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies)
  • Unit Coordinator – BSN550 Responsible Enterprise

Craig has previously taught:

  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Management of Philanthropic and Nonprofit Organisations
  • Business Ethics and Law
  • Ethical Issues for Philanthropic and Nonprofit Organisations
  • Introduction to social enterprise
  • Accounting and Finance for Philanthropic and Nonprofit Organisations
This information has been contributed by Dr Craig Furneaux.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Editorial Role for an Academic Journal
Reference year
2019
Details
Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly is one of the top journals in the Nonprofit and Philanthropy research area. I have been invited to be an Associate Editor in June 2019.
Type
Visiting Professorships/Fellowships
Reference year
2017
Details
I was invited to participate in a Hack.AgTech which was a collaboration between Rothampsted and UCL. I was invited as an expert in social entrepreneurship training, and worked with multiple teams to develop and pitch social enterprise ideas around agricultural technology.
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2020
Details
Nominated for the 2020 Vice-Chancellor¿s Excellence Awards.
Type
Committee Role/Editor or Chair of an Academic Conference
Reference year
2020
Details
Invited to be part of a panel deciding best PhD for the International Society for Third Sector Research 2020 conference
Type
Reviewer for an Academic Journal
Reference year
2020
Details
Reviewer for Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly
Type
Reviewer for an Academic Journal
Reference year
2020
Details
Invited to review for Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal (A*)
Type
Advisor/Consultant for Community
Reference year
2016
Details
Invitation to the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet Indigenous Business Sector Strategy Roundtable
Type
Advisor/Consultant for Community
Reference year
2016
Details
I was invited to participate in round table consultations by the Prime Minister's Community Business Partnerships on social procurement
Type
Appointment to State/National/International Reference Group or Government Committees
Reference year
2015
Details
Appointed to the Australian Standards Mirror Committee MB-024, for ISO 20400 - Sustainable Procurement.
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2010
Details
1st Place,Poster Competition,CRC for Integrated Engineering Asset Management Conference

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Why Did They Do It? Explaining Public Sector Procurement Corruption
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Hitendra Pillay
  • BECOMING PLURAL: RETHINKING ACCOUNTABILITY TO BENEFICIARIES IN NONPROFIT ORGANISATIONS
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Belinda Luke, Dr Gwendolyn Alderman
  • How adaptable are Australian charitable trusts?
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Wendy Scaife
  • How does Credit Unions' Accountability Affect their Performance and Mission Achievement? Multiple-case Studies of Credit Unions in Indonesia
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Belinda Luke
  • Supercharging Impact for People & the Planet: Exploring the Role of Social Enterprises in Sustainability
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Ruth Knight, Professor Rowena Barrett
  • The effect of disclosures on trust in an aid and development context
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Amisha Mehta
  • Accountability of international social enterprises
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Ruth Knight
  • How Faith Matters: An Exploratory Study of Religious Belief and Giving
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Wendy Scaife

Completed supervisions (Doctorate)

Completed supervisions (Masters by Research)