Our People

Management


Key Academic & Professional Staff


Lecturers

Peter Ngigi
Financial Accounting, Accounting Principles

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts (overseas qualification recognised)
  • Master of Business Administration (overseas qualification recognised)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (ACU)

Professional Experience:

  • Sessional Lecturer – ACU
  • Subject Coordinator – Charles Sturt University
  • Subject Coordinator – MIT
  • Sessional Lecture – Southern Cross University
  • Finance and Administration Officer – European Commission Directorate General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection
Peter Carton
Marketing Principles, Human Resources Management
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts (Ballarat College)
  • Graduate Diploma of Education (Administration) (Hawthorn Institute)
  • Diploma in Education (Latrobe)
  • Graduate Certificate of Education (Deakin)
  • Master of Education (Melbourne)
Professional Experience:
  • Lecturing and Tutoring at Federation University
  • Lecturing and Tutoring at MIT
  • Lecturing and Tutoring RMIT
  • Lecturing and Tutoring Swinburne
  • Lecturing and Tutoring Charles Sturt University
  • Lecturing and Tutoring Monash
  • Lecturing and Tutoring CQU
Thiru Thiagarajah
Accounting Information Systems, Management Accounting

Qualifications:

Master of Business (Accounting) (Monash)

Professional Experience:

  • Senior Research Officer – LaTrobe University
  • Subject Coordinator – Latrobe
  • Sessional Academic – CQU
  • Sessional Academic – Kaplan
  • Senior Accountant – Yooralla, Melbourne
  • Senior Accountant – Department of Treasury and Finance
  • Manager, Financial Policy – RMIT
  • Assistant Director – Financial Governance – Department of Defence
  • Director of Corporate Services – East Grampians Health Services
Michael D'Rosario
Taxation Law , Corporate Finance

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Swinburne)
  • Masters of Arts (Melbourne)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (Deakin)

Professional Experience:

  • Lecturer & Unit Chair at Deakin
  • Lecturer & Assessor at Melbourne University
  • Curriculum Designer & Technical Advisor at CPA
  • Management Consultant – Linfox
  • Management Consultant – Lincraft
  • Business Analyst – Lewingtons Transport
  • Analyst – Treasury Operations (Ford Motor)

 

John Bell
Management Principles, Project Management

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Arts (The Flinders University of South Australia)
Diploma in Education (The Flinders University of South Australia)
Diploma in Social Sciences (The Flinders University of South Australia)
Master of Business Administration (Human Resources Management)

Professional Experience:

CSU Course Coordinators – Charles Sturt University
Academic Coordinator – Federation University
Course Leader – Holmesglen Institute

Dominic Lococo
Corporations Law

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Latrobe)
  • Bachelor of Law (Latrobe)
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (College of Law, Sydney)
  • Master of Law (Melbourne University)

Professional Experience:

  • Principal Solicitor and Barrister – Lococo Legal Services
  • Director, Company Secretary and Legal Counsel – Famous Four Pty
  • Law Coordinator – RMIT, CQU, Charles Sturt University, CIC, Stotts, MIT, Holmes
  • Employee Solicitor – Harmers Workplace Lawyers
  • Employee Solicitor – Freehills
  • Advice & Referral Officer – Victorian Human Rights & Equal Opportunity Commission
John Fowler
Strategic Management

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Melbourne University)
  • Bachelor of Education (Melbourne University)
  • Master of Educational Administration (The University of New England)

Professional Experience:

  • Sessional Lecturer at ACU
  • Academic Lecturer – Australian College of Natural Medicine
  • Sessional Lecturer – MIT
  • Sessional Lecturer – Holmes Institute
Mahesha Peiris
Accounting for Decision Making

Qualifications:
Bachelor of Commerce (oversea qualification but recognised by Department for Victorian Communities)

Professional Experience:

  • Lecturer at Kaplan Business School and MIT
  • Sessional lecturer at CQU
  • Acting Manager, Admin and Academic Services at LaTrobe
Kamal Saha
Business Statistics
Qualifications:
  • Master of Business Administration (University of Technology, Sydney)
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Professional Experience:
  • Tutor at Monash University
  • Tutor at Swinburne
  • Lecturer at CQU
  • Parul Bhatnagar
    Organisational Behaviour

    Qualifications:

    Master of Business Administration (Accounting) (ACU)

    Professional Experience:

    • Sessional lecturer at CQU
    • Sessional lecturer in Management at MIT
    • Sessional lecturer in Management & Marketing (Cambridge International College)