Personal details

Name
Dr Craig Furneaux
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
QUT Business School,
Accountancy
Discipline *
Business and Management, Accounting, Auditing and Accountability
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), B.Ed. (Griffith University), B.Ad.Voc.Teach. (Griffith University)

Professional memberships
and associations

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, Accountability, Capability, Collaboration, Charity, Faith based charities

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

Craig has a broad set of research interests which include: charitable institutions and public policy, the routines and resources of social enterprises, and developing management capabilities.  His eprints are available here: https://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Furneaux,_Craig.html

He currently serves as Associate 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

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

Craig has previously taught:

  • 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
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
2011
Details
Won second place in '3 minute' PhD competition. Competition was judged by the audience which comprised researchers, industry and government.
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2010
Details
1st Place,Poster Competition,CRC for Integrated Engineering Asset Management Conference
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2008
Details
Nominated as a Future Leader of Research
Type
Committee Role/Editor or Chair of an Academic Conference
Reference year
2019
Details
Associate Editor: Contemporary Issues in Public Management: Proceedings of The Twelfth Annual Conference of the International Research Society for Public Management (IRSPM XII) 26-28 March 2008. Brisbane: Faculty of Business, QUT.

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Why Did They Do It? Explaining Public Sector Procurement Corruption
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Hitendra Pillay
  • Its time for downwards accountability: Exploring beneficiary evaluation in nonprofit organisations
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Belinda Luke
  • How Does Credit Unions Accountability Affect their Performance and Achievement of Mission
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Belinda Luke
  • Accountability in a Horticultural Marketing Co-operative: Perceptions from Grower Members
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Wendy Scaife

Completed supervisions (Doctorate)

Completed supervisions (Masters by Research)