Dr Rachael Lewis
Lecturer

Dr Rachael Lewis

Business School
School of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation

Rachael Lewis is a lecturer in the UNSW Business School and completed her PhD at the University of Technology Sydney in 2016.

Rachael’s research interests relate to the role of management accounting and control systems in shaping managerial cognition, with a particular interest in the development of mental models and local expertise. She specialises in the application of qualitative methodologies to better understand how managers think and make decisions.

Rachael currently teaches strategic management accounting and has previous experience teaching in the areas of management control, cost management, and introductory management accounting at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Prior to undertaking her PhD Rachael worked in the Tax and Advisory departments of KPMG and as a consultant to Macquarie’s Banking and Financial Services Group.

Phone
+61 2 9065 2970
Location
3071 Quadrangle Building - Ref E15 Kensington Campus
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Brown DA; Ma N; Yang JS; Sutton N; McAllister G; Parker D; Rawlings-Way O; Lewis RL, 2022, 'The impact of business model workforce configurations on value creation and value appropriation in the Australian aged care sector', Australian Journal of Management, pp. 031289622211092 - 031289622211092, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/03128962221109279
    Journal articles | 2022
    Ma N; Sutton N; Yang JS; Rawlings-Way O; Brown D; McAllister G; Parker D; Lewis R, 2022, 'The quality effects of agency staffing in residential aged care', Australasian Journal on Ageing, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.13132
    Journal articles | 2022
    Sutton N; Ma N; Yang JS; Rawlings-Way O; Brown D; McAllister G; Parker D; Lewis R, 2022, 'Considering the new minimum staffing standards for Australian residential aged care', Australian Health Review, vol. 46, pp. 391 - 397, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH21160
    Journal articles | 2019
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2019, 'Control and empowerment as an organising paradox: implications for management control systems', Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/AAAJ-11-2017-3223
  • Working Papers | 2019
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2019, Mapping Managers' Strategic Cognition: Understanding Strategy Using a Balanced Scorecard, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2018
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2018, Management control systems and managerial attention, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2018
    Sutton N; Brown D; Lewis R, 2018, Inside the packaging: studying management control design as a problem-solving process, http://dx.doi.org
  • Conference Presentations | 2022
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2022, 'Translating Strategy Using a Balanced Scorecard: A Mental Models Approach', presented at AFAANZ Conference 2022, Melbourne, Australia, 03 July 2022 - 05 July 2022
    Reports | 2022
    Lewis R; Woods M; Brown D; Parker D; Sutton N; McAllister G, 2022, Support at Home: a Commentary on the design of the proposed unified program, http://hdl.handle.net/10453/162149
    Reports | 2022
    Sutton N; Ma N; Yang JS; Lewis R; McAllister G; Brown D; Woods M, 2022, Australia’s Aged Care Sector: Mid-Year Report (2021-22), http://hdl.handle.net/10453/157405
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2019, 'Strategic management system engagement and strategic cognition', in Klein G; Militello L (ed.), San Francisco, CA, USA, presented at 14th International Conference on Naturalistic Decision Making, San Francisco, CA, USA, 18 June 2019
    Conference Presentations | 2019
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2019, 'The role of meetings in the control of managerial attention', presented at The 9th Asia-Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, 01 July 2019
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2018, 'Empowering employees in the aged care sector', presented at Tasmanian Dementia Symposium, 21 September 2018 - 21 September 2018, http://www.utas.edu.au/wicking/tds
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2018, 'Management control for decentralised aged care operations', presented at 4th International Conference of Long-Term Care Directors and Administrators, 01 August 2018 - 03 August 2018, http://cepar.edu.au/news-events/events/4th-international-conference-long-term-care-directors-and-administrators
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2018, 'Management control systems and managerial attention', presented at 11th Conference on New Directions in Management Accounting, 12 December 2018 - 14 December 2018
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2018, 'Management control systems and managerial attention', presented at AFAANZ Conference, 01 July 2018 - 03 July 2018
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2018, 'Management control systems and managerial attention', presented at Emerging Management Accounting Scholars Symposium II, 19 April 2018 - 20 April 2018, https://business.illinois.edu/accountancy/events/symposium/emas-2018-2/
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Lewis R; Sutton N; Brown D, 2018, 'Management control systems and managerial attention', presented at Monforma 2018, 22 November 2018 - 23 November 2018
    Theses / Dissertations | 2017
    Lewis R, 2017, Are you thinking what I'm thinking? Explaining the relation between management control systems and managers' causal mental models, http://hdl.handle.net/10453/116791
    Conference Presentations | 2017
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2017, 'Cause and effect: how strategic performance measurement systems shape and reflect managers’ causal mental models', presented at 9th Conference on Performance Measurement and Management Control, 13 September 2017 - 15 September 2017
    Conference Presentations | 2015
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2015, 'The paradox of management control and employee empowerment', presented at Monforma 2015, 11 February 2015 - 13 February 2015
    Conference Presentations | 2013
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2013, 'An organising paradox – management control and four forms of employee empowerment', presented at 36th European Accounting Association Annual Congress, 06 May 2013 - 08 May 2013
    Conference Presentations | 2012
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2012, 'The paradox of management control and employee empowerment', presented at AFAANZ Conference, 01 July 2012 - 03 July 2012
    Conference Presentations | 2012
    Lewis R; Brown D; Sutton N, 2012, 'The paradox of management control and employee empowerment', presented at Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Accounting Conference, 11 July 2012 - 13 July 2012