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Honorary Professor Nonna Martinov-Bennie joined Macquarie University in February 2011 as Professor of Accounting and the Director of the International Governance and Performance (IGAP) Research Centre.  Prior to this appointment she held positions at the University of New South Wales and The University of Sydney. Before her involvement in academia, Nonna was a Senior Audit Manager with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu managing audit teams for major corporate audit clients.

As a FCA, Nonna continues to be actively involved with the profession and has served as a member of several committees such as the ICAA Research Committee and CIMA Australasia Centre of Excellence Board.  Nonna also served as the academic member of the Australian Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AUASB) from January 2012 to December 2017 and chaired AUASB's Project Advisory Panel on Guidance Statement for "Engagement under the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Scheme, Clean Energy and Related Schemes."

Nonna's research focus is on bridging the gap between academia and the profession in the areas of audit judgment, audit methodology, auditor independence, professional scepticism, ethics, corporate governance and the emerging areas of non-financial assurance.

Nonna seved as a joint editor of Managerial Auditing Journal and associate editor (assurance and governance) of Australian Accounting Review.  She publishes research in and is a reviewer for a number of top ranking international academic journals.  She is also co-author of Case Studies in Auditing and Assurance published by LexisNexis, a text widely used in a number of leading Australian universities.

Nonna retired from full-time academia in November 2020 and was conferred Honorary Professor status.


Board Member: Academic (international) Editorial Board 

2016-2020:  Abacus 

2018-2020: Accounting Forum 

2017-2020: International Journal of Auditing 

2016-2020: Managerial Auditing Journal


Editor: Academic

2013 – 2016:  Joint Editor, Managerial Auditing Journal (International).

2013 – 2018:  Associate Editor (assurance and governance), Australian Accounting Review (International).


Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal

2013 – 2020:  Australian Accounting Review (National).

2013 – 2020:  International Journal of Auditing (International).

2013 – 2018:  Journal of Business Ethics (International).

2013 – 2016:  European Accounting Review (International).

2013 – 2016:  Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory (International).

2013 – 2017:  Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal (International).

2013 – 2020:  Abacus (International).

Research interests

  • Financial Audit (judgement, materiality, methodology, independence, scepticism)
  • Non-financial Assurance
  • Internal Audit
  • Data Analytics
  • Governance
  • Ethics and accountants

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy: Accounting, The University of New South Wales

Master of Commerce (Honours): Accounting, The University of New South Wales

Bachelor of Arts: Psychology and Political science, University of Tasmania

Bachelor of Business: Accounting, University of Technology Sydney

External positions

Professor Extraordinarius, Department of Financial Governance, College of Accounting Sciences, University of South Africa

1 Aug 201831 Jul 2021


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