Meet Our Academic Team
Professor Crosby is the Course Director for the Bachelor of International Business. With more than 20 years' experience in various senior roles. He has worked across Asia throughout his career, including a year in Singapore as Dean of the S P Jain School of Global Management. Mark has a PhD in Economics from Queens University, Canada. Australian media regularly seek his comment on issues of economic policy.
Dr. Elizabeth Snuggs is a Senior Lecturer and leads teaching innovation in the Bachelor of International Business program at Monash Business School. Coming from a marketing and advertising background, she now teaches about thinking and decision making. She has a particular interest in challenging and encouraging students to think about what comes after their university studies and is a passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion. She is also an Australian Marketing Institute Fellow and Certified Practicing Marketer (FAMI CPM). Most recently she was recognised for her work integrating industry engagement into teaching practice and was awarded Monash Business School’s Award for Teaching Excellence.
As Senior Academic, Wade is responsible for Teaching Innovation across all units in the Bachelor of International Business. He teaches Entrepreneurship with academic rigour backed up with a wealth of business experience. Before joining Monash Dr Halvorson served as Professor of Digital Marketing at a global business school in Singapore, Assistant Professor at The University of Western Australia, Marketing Manager at The West Australian Newspaper and Teaching Fellow Online Learning at Curtin University. He received his PhD from Lulea University in Sweden and has a keen interest in the impact of digital disruption on education.
Jim teaches Accounting information systems and Accounting for managers in the Bachelor of International Business. He has more than 10 years of corporate experience with various accounting and management roles regionally in Australia and Asia. Working closely with Technical Advisors, he is involved in ‘capacity building’ projects with the UNDP and Worldbank. Jim has taught accounting subjects in other Australian universities and education institutions, holds a Masters in Professional Accounting and is a CPA Australia member.
Belinda Clarence is an Australian lawyer who has been teaching law in post-graduate and under-graduate programs since 2013 in Australia, Singapore and Jakarta. She holds a Law Masters in Intellectual Property Law and is undertaking her PhD in the area of extra-territorial corporate regulation. She has extensive business experience from working as a professional design engineer in technology firms in Australia and South Africa. Belinda teaches Commercial and Corporations Law.
Dr Treisman is the lecturer for micro- and macroeconomics in the Bachelor of International Business. He holds a PhD in Economics from Monash University and has extensive experience advising foreign and domestic buy- and sell-side clients in the mining and resources and banking and financial services sectors. Dr Treisman is known for blending his research and real world practice of economics in Africa, Asia, Australia and the Caribbean.
Carole teaches Taxation Law and Business Law in the Bachelor of International Business. Her significant experience as a legal practitioner in senior officer positions in the Commonwealth Government and in the private sector enables her to bring a strong practical perspective to her teaching. She has taught taxation law subjects at other Australian universities and holds Masters qualifications in Law, Taxation, and International Taxation. She is commencing her doctoral studies at the University of Sydney Law School.
Dr Lito Cruz holds a PhD in Mathematics from Monash University and has more than 25 years of experience working in the IT industry. In the last few years, he has consulted with companies on data analysis projects and has been teaching Statistics and Analytics in universities around Melbourne. He is a reviewer for the American Mathematical Society’s Mathematical Reviews Journal and his research interest is in the use of AI in financial technologies.
Robyn Dyt has taught undergraduate and post graduate accounting and she is undertaking an accounting PhD at Monash University. Robyn has completed a Bachelor of Business, CPA program and a Master of Business via Research looking at accounting information in Small Business. Robyn has an accounting background working with commerce, public practice, auditing and not for profit sector.
Dr Di Lieto co-ordinates the teaching of International Trade Law in the Bachelor of International Business program. He has received a PhD in law from the University of Otago (NZ) with a dissertation on the international global governance of economic migration. Previously he was a legal practitioner in Italy and a compliance specialist in the import-export sector in the US and China.
Jacki is the Lecturer for International Management in the Bachelor of International Business. She has extensive experience working in a business and employment attraction role, as well as developing and implementing economic development projects at all three levels of government. Jacki has over twenty years’ experience lecturing in Management, HRM, Ethics and Employment Relations and is currently completing her PhD focussed on leadership in the Aged Care Sector.
Dr Ying Zhou holds a PhD in Economics and has worked as an Economics Lecturer in the higher education sector across Australia and New Zealand. Ying is passionate about developing teaching strategies that enhance learner motivation and engagement, and she utilises some of her empirical research to supplement the curriculum for her students. Ying holds professional memberships at the Economic Society of Australia, and the Australian Library and Information Association. She has presented her research findings in national and international conferences. Ying teaches Macroeconomic and monetary economics, and Trade finance and Foreign exchange in the Bachelor of International Business.
Dr Nafisa Ovi holds a PhD in Banking and Finance from Monash University, and has taught a wide range of finance related subjects in the department of Banking and Finance. She brings 10 years’ experience in the academic and corporate world. She teaches Corporate Finance and International Financial Management in the Bachelor of International Business Program.
Steven teaches Financial Management in the Bachelor of International Business. Steven has taught accounting and finance in Australian Universities for 7 years. He also taught in Central America and the United Kingdom for a number of years. His research interests are in the areas of sustainability accounting and accounting education.
Dr Winchester teaches Marketing Theory and Practice and Buyer Behaviour at the Bachelor of International Business. Dr Winchester has been in academia for nearly a decade bringing experience from the United Kingdom, Germany, France, China, and Canada. She focuses on creating supportive and interactive environments in which students’ learn best, including bringing the theory to life through Instagram.
Dr Khosa teaches Introduction to Financial Accounting and Cost Information for Decision Making in the Bachelor of International Business. Dr Khosa has worked in the Australian higher education sector for 6 years, particularly researching corporate governance, family firms and accounting education, and teaching accounting at undergraduate and past-graduate levels.
Dr Johnstone coordinates the teaching of Management and Managerial Communications. He is an Academic Fellow of the Association of International Accountants and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He recently relocated from London where he was a Regional Manager at Grant Thornton UK LLP.
Merideth teaches Accounting information systems and Accounting for managers in the Bachelor of International Business. She is a CPA qualified Accountant with more than 10 years of corporate experience with senior accounting and management roles specialising in the retail sector. Merideth is currently studying her Masters of Accounting at Monash University.