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Dr Bulend Terzioglu Name: Dr Bulend Terzioglu
Lecturer (Accounting)
+613 9953 3829
Organisational Area
Faculty of Law and Business
Peter Faber Business School (Melbourne)
Building 460 - 250 Victoria Parade (250 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne VIC 3002)-Level 7-Room 460.7.25
Biographical Information

Dr Bülend Terzioglu is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and a lecturer in the School of Business at Australian Catholic University. He holds a PhD and a Master of Business (Accounting) from RMIT University, a Graduate Diploma in International Business from Monash University and a BBus from METU. Before getting into academia, he held senior positions in industry over 16 years. Bulend has published in articles in Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Journal, Journal of Applied Management Accounting, Asia-Pacific Journal of Business Administration. His current research focuses on costing, transfer pricing, outsourcing, and performance evaluation of multinational companies.




Ciro, T. and Terzioglu, B. (2019). An analysis intangible asset reporting of large Australian public companies, Company and Securities Law Journal, 36(6), 481-496. (ABDC: rank A)

Ciro, T. and Terzioglu, B. (2018). Disclosures and reporting of financial derivatives: Evidence from Australia's S&P/ASX50 listed fims, Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice, 29(2), 92-108. (ABDC: rank A)

Ciro, T. and Terzioglu, B. (2017). Corporate philanthropy in Australia, Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol 32, No. 2, 1-22. (ABDC: rank A)

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2014). The interplay between national culture and diffusion of activity-basedcosting: An Asia-

Pacific perspective, Asia-Pacific, Management Accounting Journal, 9 (1), pp. 45-81. (ABDC rank C)


Terzioglu, B. and Steen, A. (2014). Causes and consequences of transfer pricing conflict: Evidence from the service sector, Journal of Accounting, Business and  Management, 21(1), pp. 27-42 (ABDC rank C).

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2013), A review of activity-based costing literature: 2001-2011, Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Journal, 8 (1), pp. 143-172. (ABDC: rank C)

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2013), Toward understanding the complexities of service costing: a review of theory and practice, Journal of Applied Management Accounting Research, 11(2), pp. 29-44.(ABDC: rank C)

Terzioglu, B, Chan, E. and Schmidt, P. (2013). Addressing methodological frailties in IToutsourcing survey research, Asia Pacific Journal of Business Administration, 5 (1), pp. 20-35. (ABDC: rank C) 

Terzioglu, B. (2012).Intricacies of overhead cost allocation and distortion in costing:A synthesis of literature, Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Journal, 7 (1), pp. 115-139. (ABDC rank: C)

Terzioglu, B. and Inglis, R. (2011), Transfer pricing in Australian Service Organisations, Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Journal, 6 (2), pp. 85-106.  (ABDC rank: C)




 Terzioglu, B. and Steen, A. (2014). Sowing the seeds of transfer pricing conflict, in "The Crisis and emerging markets: a multidisciplinary analysis", pp. 145-1588, edited by Petr Koveos, Athens Istitute f Education ad Research, Athens. ISBN: 978-960-598-029-0.



Terzioglu, B. & Dymond, A. (2015). Looming demiseof the profession. Paer preseted at the Asia-Pacifc Management Accounting Conference, 26-29 October, 2015, Udayana University & Warwamadewa University, Bali, Indonesia.

Terzioglu, B. & Kitjongthawonkul, S. (2014). Data management challenge for digital age management accountants: a research note. Paper presented at the Asia-Pacific Manement Accounting Conference 27-30 October 2014, Chulalongkorn Univesty, Bangkok, Thailand.

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2013), An analysis of activity-based research in the selected Asia-Pacific region countries, 11th Asia- Pacific Management Accounting Association (APMAA), 10th Annual Conference, 1-4 November 2013, Nagoya,Japan.

Terzioglu, B. (2013), Applicability of activity-based costing (ABC) to the service

sector, The 9th European Network for Research in Organisational and Accounting

 Change (ENROAC), Jyväskylä, Finland, 5-7 June, 2013.

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2012), A review of activity-based costing literature: 2001 - 2011, Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Association (APMAA) 10th Annual Conference, Xiamen, China, 14-17 November 2012.

Terzioglu, B. and Kobinah, T. (2012), The price of unfair transfer pricing: a service 

perspective, The 12th International Research Conference in Service Management, Aix Marseille Université, La Londe les Maures, France, 29 May &ndash 1 June 2012.

Terzioglu, B. and Steen, A. (2011), Sowing the seeds of transfer pricing conflict, The

9th Annual Conference on Accounting, Athens, Greece, 2-4 July 2011.

Terzioglu, B. (2011), Intricacies of overhead cost allocation: Is distortion here to

stay?, Proceedings of the 7th Asia Pacific Management Accounting Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 16-19 November 2011.

Terzioglu, B., Schmidt, P. and Chan, E. (2011), Improving the use of survey method in business research, Proceedings of the Annual Hawaii International Business, Research Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, 24-25 October 2011.

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2010). A review of survey methodology employed in IT

 outsourcing, Proceedings of the International Conference on Economics, Business

 Management and Marketing (ICEBMM), Paris, France, 28-30 June 2010.

Terzioglu, B. and Chan, E. (2010). Costing issues in non-manufacturing industries,

the 11th Annual Conference of the Asian Academic Accounting Association, Bangkok, Thailand, 22-24 November 2010.

Terzioglu, B., Inglis, R. and Clift, R. (2009). Transfer pricing in service organizations:

An Australian perspective, Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference Asian Academic Accounting Association (AAAA) Istanbul, Turkey, 15-18 November 2009.




ACU School of Business Research Grant (2012-2014), A collaborative research ($30,000) project to investigate philanthropy in top 100 Australian organizations. Project team lead by Professor Toni Ciro and include Bulend Terzioglu and three other faculty members.


ACU School of Business Grant. (2010-2013).  A collaborative project ($5,000) with Dr Elsie Chan and Associate Professor Dr Peter Schmitt to examine information technology outsourcing in the Top 500 Australian companies.


ACU Learning and Teaching Grant (2009-2010). A collaborative project ($8,000) led

by Dr Sugumar Mariappanadar. Bulend Terzioglu and two other research staff were involved in the project, which sought to explore the academic needs of international MBA students.




Lecturer (2007-to date)   ACU Peter Faber Business Scool

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CPA Australia


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