Vincent Chong

Professor, BSc(Acc) S.Ill., GradCertHD NSW, MBA St Louis, PhD W.Aust., CA, CPA, FCMA

  • 325 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
19972019
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Biography

Vincent K. Chong is a Professor of Accounting and Deputy Head of Department (Accounting & Finance) at the UWA Business School. He teaches mainly in the area of management accounting. His research interests are in behavioral aspects of accounting, judgment/decision-making in accounting, and issues on management control systems design. Vincent has published his research in various international scholarly journals, including Accounting, Organizations and Society, Accounting and Business Research, Behavioral Research in Accounting, British Accounting Review, European Accounting Review and Management Accounting Research.

Education
PhD (Accounting), The University of Western Australia, 2000
GradCertHEd, The University of New South Wales 1999
MBA, Saint Louis University (USA). 1989
BSc (Accounting), Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (USA). 1987

Roles and responsibilities

Reviewer (Ad hoc):
Accounting and Business Research
Accounting and Finance
Accounting Research Journal
Accounting, Accountability and Performance
Advances in Accounting
Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research
Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting
Asian-Pacific of Management Review
Australian Journal of Management
Behavioral Research in Accounting
The British Accounting Review
International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation
Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change
Journal of Business Research
Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics
Journal of Information Systems
Journal of Management Accounting Research
Management Accounting Research
Pacific Accounting Review

Funding overview

2018 College Research Committee Grant, Australian National University. A$14,950.
2016 AFAANZ Research Grant Fund. A$5,000
2014 BHP Billiton Distinguished Researcher Awards. A$21,395
2014 UWA Business School Research Development Awards. A$6,000
2014 AFAANZ Research Grant Fund. A$4,775
2013 Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Research Grant. A$9,378
2013 AFAANZ Research Grant Fund. A$11,020.
2012 AFAANZ Research Grant Fund. A$6,000.
2009 Accounting and Finance of Association of Australian and New Zealand (AFAANZ) Research Grant Fund. A$3,588.
2006 School of Economics and Commerce Research Grants, UWA. A$6,478.
2004 School of Economics and Commerce Research Grants, UWA. A$6,000.
2003 School of Economics and Commerce Research Grants, UWA. A$5,840.
2003 School of Economics and Commerce Research Grants, UWA. A$6,800.
2002 UWA Research Grants Scheme, The University of Western Australia (UWA). A$9,464.
1999 Australian Research Council (ARC) Small Grants. A$9,998.
1999 The Faculty Research Grants, ECU. A$4,952.
1999 The Faculty of Business and Public Management (SMERC) Research Grants, ECU. A$3,342.
1996 The Faculty of Business Research Grants, Edith Cowan University (ECU). A$4,800.

Previous positions

April 2017-Present, Professor of Accounting and Deputy Head of Department, UWA
July-August 2017, Professor of Accounting and Acting Head of Department, UWA
October 2012, Visiting Professor of Accounting, Griffith University
2009-Mar 2017, Professor of Accounting, UWA
2004-2009, Associate Professor of Accounting, UWA
2000-2004, Senior Lecturer – The University of Western Australia (UWA)
1997-2000, Senior Lecturer, ECU
1991-1996, Lecturer, ECU
1990-1991, Tutor/Research Assistant – Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Current projects

Various projects on issues on negotiated transfer pricing; delegation of authority; management control systems and performance measurement systems design.

Collaborations with Other Institutions
Australia - Curtin, Griffith, Southern Queensland, UNSW
Overseas - York University (Canada); Hong Kong Community College (Hong Kong); London School of Economics (United Kingdom); University of Institute of Technology Mara (Malaysia)

Industrial relevance

UWA

Teaching overview

ACCT2112 Management Accounting
ACCT3203 Contemporary Managerial Accounting
ACCT5633 Accounting for Planning and Control
ACCT4471 Advanced in Accounting Research

Research

Behavioral aspects of accounting, judgment/decision-making in accounting, and issues on management control systems design.

Education/Academic qualification

Accounting, PhD, The University of Western Australia

2000 → …

Accounting, GradCertHEd, University of New South Wales

1999 → …

Accounting, MBA, Saint Louis University

1989 → …

Accounting, BSc, Southern Illinois University

1987 → …

External positions

Board Member, Educational Advisory Board of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants

1 Jan 201831 Dec 2020

Editor, Management Accounting Frontier

2017 → …

Member of Editorial Board, Accounting, Accountability and Performance

2010 → …

Member of Editorial Board, Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting

2008 → …

President, Institute of Certified Management Accountants - Western Australia Branch

1 Jan 2006 → …

Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Applied Management Accounting Research

20062014

Keywords

  • Behavioural accounting
  • Management accounting

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Research Output 1997 2019

  • 325 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
  • 28 Article
  • 10 Conference paper
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Other chapter contribution
Misreporting
Decision rights
Delegation
Incentives
Rationalization

The role of management control systems in managing competing institutional logics

Ma, Y., Gilchrist, D. & Chong, V., 1 Jul 2019, Asia-Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference. 47 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Management control systems
Logic
Institutional logics
Not-for-profit organizations
Institutional pressures

The Role of Management Control Systems in Managing Competing Institutional Logics: A Case Study of a Not-for-profit Organisation

Ma, Y., Gilchrist, D. & Chong, V., 1 Jul 2019, (Accepted/In press) Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Annual Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

The effect of feedback, assigned goal levels and compensation schemes on task performance

Chong, V. & Leung, S. T. W., 10 Sep 2018, In : Asian Review of Accounting. 26, 3, p. 314-335 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Task performance
Performance feedback
Bonus
Piece rate
Laboratory experiments
Performance evaluation
Price leadership
Transfer price
Perceived fairness
Profit

Projects 2009 2017