Dr John Dumay is Associate Professor of Accounting and Finance at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. Originally a consultant, he joined academia after completing his Ph.D. in 2008. His thesis won the European Fund for Management Development and Emerald Journals Outstanding Doctoral Research Award for Knowledge Management. John researches intellectual capital, knowledge management, accounting, corporate reporting and disclosure, research methodologies and academic writing. John has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and edited books, and is highly cited. He is the Associate Editor of the highly regarded Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal and Meditari Accountancy Research, and is also Deputy Editor of Accounting & Finance.