Mon, 15 Jul 2013
Professor Phil Hancock (Chair, ABDC Teaching and Learning Network & Associate Dean of Teaching and Learning, UWA Business School, University of Western Australia) and Associate Professor Mark Freeman (ABDC Scholar, University of Sydney) have been awarded the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand's Outstanding Contribution to Accounting and Finance - Education Award. It is the first time the award has been presented since 2000.
The award recognises the work they have done on the Accounting Learning Standards and more recently Achievement Matters: External Peer Review of Accounting Learning Standards.
In November 2012, Mark and Phil were also part of the Achievement Matters Group, who were awarded the CPA Australia Award for Outstanding Achievement in Accounting Teaching Collaboration at the Business/ Higher Education Round Table (B-HERT) awards.
Professor Freeman is now continuing his work assisting with the development of finance learning standards.