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Roudaki, Hajar Dr.

Lecturer

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
  • Discipline: Accounting

Overview


Dr Hajar Roudaki joined the then School of Accounting and Finance in February 2008 as a part time associate lecturer. Prior to the position, she worked as a casual tutor in the school for two years, teaching mainly financial accounting subjects at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels. 


Hajar completed her Bachelor of Business Administration majoring in Accounting at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) with distinction. While she was studying in her third year of bachelor degree, she was working as a full-time accounting clerk at a manufacturing company in Dubai. She came to Wollongong in 2006 to undertake her studies in Master of Accountancy (research). 

Hajar also has completed her PhD. Her thesis title is "An investigation and analysis of the political environment in which the decision to adopt International Accounting Standards (IASs) was made". Her research interests include history and regulation, financial reporting, international accounting standard setting and power frameworks. 

Research Overview


  • Hajar's research interests include:

    • History and regulation
    • International accounting standard setting
    • Political influences on standard setting process in accounting and auditing
    • Corrupt practices by corporations and governments
    • Power frameworks (Actor-Network Theory)

Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


Education And Training


  • Ph.D. in Accounting, Accounting, the cost of corruption and abuse of power in the United States (1970-1990): Lessons to be learned, With examiners' commendation for outstanding thesis 2012 - 2016
  • Master of Accountancy - Research in Accounting, An investigation and analysis of the political environment in which the decision to adopt International Accounting Standards was made 2006 - 2008
  • B.B.A. in Accounting, University of Wollongong, With Distinction 2002 - 2005

Full Name


  • Dr. Hajar Roudaki

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Research Overview


  • Hajar's research interests include:

    • History and regulation
    • International accounting standard setting
    • Political influences on standard setting process in accounting and auditing
    • Corrupt practices by corporations and governments
    • Power frameworks (Actor-Network Theory)

Selected Publications


Education And Training


  • Ph.D. in Accounting, Accounting, the cost of corruption and abuse of power in the United States (1970-1990): Lessons to be learned, With examiners' commendation for outstanding thesis 2012 - 2016
  • Master of Accountancy - Research in Accounting, An investigation and analysis of the political environment in which the decision to adopt International Accounting Standards was made 2006 - 2008
  • B.B.A. in Accounting, University of Wollongong, With Distinction 2002 - 2005

Full Name


  • Dr. Hajar Roudaki

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility