Personal details

Name
Associate Professor Gavin Nicholson
Position(s)
Associate Professor
QUT Business School,
Accountancy
Discipline *
Business and Management
Phone
+61 7 3138 9299
Fax
+61 7 3138 9131
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
ORCID iD
Qualifications

PhD (University of Queensland)

Keywords

Boards of directors, Corporate governance

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

Biography

Background

In addition to researching, lecturing and developing materials in the areas of governance policy and practice, Gavin is an experienced director, governance researcher and board consultant. He has published extensively in the leading journals of his field and currently oversees several large research projects aimed at understanding how boards operate.Gavin has provided advice on corporate governance and strategy to listed and large public companies, government owned corporations, statutory authorities, not-for-profit organisations and local government. He has published extensively in the area of corporate governance, co-authoring two books “Boards that Work: A New Guide for Directors” and “Board, Director and CEO Evaluation” and a manual for boards seeking to implement the ASX Corporate Governance Principles.

Gavin is an active speaker on both practical and academic governance issues and has presented his work in Australasia, Africa, Europe and North America.

Research Interests

  • Board dynamics and teamwork
  • Identity and boards of directors
  • Board decision making
  • Corporate governance
This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Gavin Nicholson.

Publications

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