Federation Business School

Dr Abdel Halabi


Program Manager,
Masters of Professional Accounting

Senior Lecturer,

Building 901,
Level 2 
Phone: 5122 6646


View Abdel's google scholar research page.


Abdel is a senior lecturer in accounting at the Federation Business School, Gippsland Campus. Prior to Federation University, Abdel was employed at Monash University Gippsland Campus, and entered university from a background of secondary education teaching.

Abdel has taught in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. He was also an Associate Professor at the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa (2010 – 2012). Abdel has held leadership positions such as Discipline Head of Accounting (Gippsland); Higher Degrees by Research Co-ordinator and Gippsland Campus based Research Committee.


  • Business (Accounting) - Bachelor - Bendigo CAE 1984
  • Education (Secondary) - Postgraduate diploma - Melbourne College of Advanced Education 1985
  • Business (Accounting) - Postgraduate diploma - Warrnambool IAE, Deakin University 1992
  • Business (Accounting) Master by coursework - Monash University 1996
  • Accounting - Doctorate by research - Monash University 2004

Professional memberships and associations

  • Editorial board of Issues in Accounting Education, Meditari (Accounting Research) and Sporting Traditions.
  • CPA Australia's Gippsland Branch.
  • Member of the Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand.