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DCU Business School - Julie Griffin

DCU Business School

Julie Griffin

Julie GriffinName: Ms Julie Griffin
Phone Number: 6946
Room Number: Q246
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Academic and Professional Qualifications: Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Associate Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants
Master of Business in Accounting Research

Julie Griffin has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Accounting from UCC (1997) and a M.Bus. in Research (2007). She is a Chartered Accountant having trained in both KPMG and in a medium firm.

Prior to joining DCU, she worked in industry in both multinational and public sector organisations in Ireland and the US.

Julie has five years’ teaching experience. She has taught on professional accountancy courses and lectured/tutored degree students in Financial and Management Accounting. She is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Dundee, Scotland, under the supervision of Prof John Burns.

Teaching Areas: Management Accounting - Cost Systems
Business Analysis
Financial Analysis & Decision Making
Strategic Cost Management & Pricing
Research Interests:

The Role of Accounting Innovations in Management Accounting Change
The Role of the Accountant in the Implementation of Integrated Systems in the Private Sector
The Role of Accountants in Public Sector Organisations
The Education of Accountants and their Future Career Paths
Third Level Students’ Attendance at College Successful Teaching Methods
Student Motivation

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Selected Publications: Griffin, Julie & Dempsey, Sylvia (2008), “The Implementation of a Computerised Integrated System in a Public Service Organisation”, International Journal of Business & Management, Vol 3, No 8, pp 149-156.

Griffin, Julie & Dempsey, Sylvia (2007), "Integrated Information Systems: Choosing The Best System for Your Organisation", Accountancy Ireland, Vol 39, No 6, pp 64-66.

Griffin, Julie (2007), "The Role of the Accountant in the implementation of an Integrated System: A Case Study in Cork County Council". Thesis in fulfilment of the M.Bus. (Research).

Griffin, J.; & Dempsey, S., How influential are accountants in the implementation of an integrated system : A case study in the public sector in Ireland. Irish Accounting & Finance Association, Annual Conference, 07-MAY-09 - 08-MAY-09, UCD, Dublin, Ireland.