Associate Professor
Gavin Nicholson

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Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Accountancy

Personal details


Associate Professor
Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Accountancy


Boards of directors, Corporate governance


Business and Management

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


  • PhD (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations

Fellow, Australian Institute of Company Directors

Associate Fellow, Australian Institute of Management

Member, International Corporate Governance Society


Major recent external service roles

Director, International Corporate Governance Society 2014-Present
Secretary, International Corporate Governance Society, 2014-2019
Treasurer, International Corporate Governance Society, 2019-Present
Member, Anglican Schools Commission, 2020-Present
Chair, CHAC (independent P-12 school), 2014 - 2020
Director, CHAC, 2003 - 2020 incl. membership of Audit Committee, Chair of Risk Committee, Chair of Remuneration Committee.
Editorial Board Member: Corporate Governance: An International Review
Editorial Board Member: Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal


QUT roles

Member, Service Committee 2006-2007
Chair, Service Committee 2007-2018
Member, Research Committee 2018-present
Member, Colin Brain Governance Committee, 2007 - Present



Selected publications

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Research projects