Dr Maria Xydias-Lobo

Position/s:Lecturer
Flinders Business School
Phone: +61 8 82013891
Email:
Location: Law Commerce (3.16)
Postal address: GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Qualifications

B Ec (Adel), M Com(Adel), Ph D (Flinders)

Teaching

Teaching interests

Cost and Management Accounting, Research Methods, Management

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Topic Lecturer:

Research and supervision

Research expertise

  • Accounting, auditing and accountability
  • Applied business research
  • Business and management
  • Information systems

Research interests

Quality Management, Cost of Quality, Management Accounting, Software Quality, Corporate and Social Responsibility, Sustainability Accounting

Supervisory interests

  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Cost of quality and information used for quality management
  • Environmental accounting and reporting
  • Management accounting
  • Sustainability

Publications

Book chapters
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. (2001). Quality in International Business. In Morkel, A; Roffey, B, ed. International Business Management. Darwin, NT: Northern Territory University Press, pp. 259-285.
Refereed journal articles
  • Jones, J.T. and Xydias-Lobo, M. (2004). Business growth and quality management practices amongst SMEs: evidence from Australia's business longitudinal study. Research Journal of The Ooi Academy International Congress, 1(4) pp. 67-74.
  • Xydias-Lobo, M., Forsaith, D.M. and Tilt, C.A. (2004). The future of management accounting: a South Australian perspective. Journal of Applied Management Accounting Research, 2(1) pp. 55-69.
  • Stanger, A.M., Roffey, B., Forsaith, D.M., Mcinnes, E.M., Petrone, F., Symes, C.F., et al. (2002). Gender differences in small business owner managers: implications for accountants and other providers of assistance and advice. The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 3(2) pp. 93-107.
Refereed conference papers
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. (2006). Quality management views, practices, and outcomes in software development companies in Australia. In Christine D Ho, ed. Proceedings for the 2nd International Conference for the Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association. Adelaide, SA: University of Adelaide. Industry, Markets, and Regions: 2nd International Conference for the Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association. Adelaide, SA. Sep 2006.
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. and Jones, J.T. (2003). Quality management initiatives and SME business growth: a study of Australian manufacturers. In Refereed Proceedings of the Enterprise 2003 Hawaiian International Faculty Student Conference. USA: OLU OLU INSTITUTE. Enterprise 2003 Hawaiian International Faculty Student Conference. Honolulu, Hawaii. May 2003.
Journal articles
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. (2007). The role and attributes of quality information systems (QISs) in the management of quality in software development companies in Australia. The School of Commerce Research Paper Series, 2007[Link]
  • Stanger, A.M., Roffey, B., Forsaith, D.M., Mcinnes, E.M., Petrone, F., Symes, C.F., et al. (2001). Gender Differences in Small Business Owner-Managers: Implications for Accountants and Other Providers of Assistance and Advice. The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 3(2)
Other public research outputs
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. and Jones, J.T. (2003). Quality initiatives and business growth in Australian manufacturing SMEs: an exploratory investigation. School of Commerce Research Paper Series (03 03) 03(3) [Link]
  • Forsaith, D.M., Tilt, C.A. and Xydias-Lobo, M. (2003). The future of management accounting: a South Australian perspective. School of Commerce Research Paper Series. 03(2) [Link]

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Book chapters
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. (2001). Quality in International Business. In Morkel, A; Roffey, B, ed. International Business Management. Darwin, NT: Northern Territory University Press, pp. 259-285.
Refereed journal articles
  • Xydias-Lobo, M., Forsaith, D.M. and Tilt, C.A. (2004). The future of management accounting: a South Australian perspective. Journal of Applied Management Accounting Research, 2(1) pp. 55-69.
  • Jones, J.T. and Xydias-Lobo, M. (2004). Business growth and quality management practices amongst SMEs: evidence from Australia's business longitudinal study. Research Journal of The Ooi Academy International Congress, 1(4) pp. 67-74.
  • Stanger, A.M., Roffey, B., Forsaith, D.M., Mcinnes, E.M., Petrone, F., Symes, C.F., et al. (2002). Gender differences in small business owner managers: implications for accountants and other providers of assistance and advice. The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 3(2) pp. 93-107.
Refereed conference papers
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. (2006). Quality management views, practices, and outcomes in software development companies in Australia. In Christine D Ho, ed. Proceedings for the 2nd International Conference for the Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association. Adelaide, SA: University of Adelaide. Industry, Markets, and Regions: 2nd International Conference for the Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association. Adelaide, SA. Sep 2006.
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. and Jones, J.T. (2003). Quality management initiatives and SME business growth: a study of Australian manufacturers. In Refereed Proceedings of the Enterprise 2003 Hawaiian International Faculty Student Conference. USA: OLU OLU INSTITUTE. Enterprise 2003 Hawaiian International Faculty Student Conference. Honolulu, Hawaii. May 2003.
Journal articles
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. (2007). The role and attributes of quality information systems (QISs) in the management of quality in software development companies in Australia. The School of Commerce Research Paper Series, 2007[Link]
  • Stanger, A.M., Roffey, B., Forsaith, D.M., Mcinnes, E.M., Petrone, F., Symes, C.F., et al. (2001). Gender Differences in Small Business Owner-Managers: Implications for Accountants and Other Providers of Assistance and Advice. The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 3(2)
Other public research outputs
  • Forsaith, D.M., Tilt, C.A. and Xydias-Lobo, M. (2003). The future of management accounting: a South Australian perspective. School of Commerce Research Paper Series. 03(2) [Link]
  • Xydias-Lobo, M. and Jones, J.T. (2003). Quality initiatives and business growth in Australian manufacturing SMEs: an exploratory investigation. School of Commerce Research Paper Series (03 03) 03(3) [Link]
  • Forsaith, D.M., Tilt, C.A. and Xydias-Lobo, M. (2002). What Accountants Want. CPA News.
  • Stanger, A.M., Roffey, B., Forsaith, D.M., Symes, C.F., Xydias-Lobo, M., Petrone, F., et al. (2001). Gender Differences in Small Business Owner Managers: Implications for Accountants and Other providers of Assistance and Advice, pp. 1-22.
  • Stanger, A.M., Roffey, B., Forsaith, D.M., Symes, C.F., Xydias-Lobo, M., Petrone, F., et al. (2001). Gender Differences in Small Business Owner Managers: Implications for Accountants and Other providers of Assistance and Advice.

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Professional and community engagement

Expertise for media contact

  • Ethnic Women in Small Business
  • Management Accounting
  • Quality Control Systems
  • Cost of Quality and Information Used for Quality Management
  • Software Quality

Subject/s

  • Accounting
  • Business, Economics and Finance
  • Ethnic Affairs/Mutliculturalism
  • Management


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