Shabaya

Dr.John Daniel McLellan

Associate Professor of Accounting

Tel #: +97137090752

Email: john.mclellan@adu.ac.ae

Educational Background


  • DBA, Southern Cross University,
    Major: Management Accounting
    Dissertation Title: A Study on the Integration of a Six Sigma Continuous Improvement Program and the Management Control System of that Organization. 2005
  • Certified Quality Auditor, American Society for Quality 1996
  • MBA, Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario
    Major: Business Administration1978
  • Certified Management Accoutant, Society of Management Accountants of Canada
    Major: Management Accounting1976
  • Financial Diploma, Algonquin College
    Major: Financial Management1975
  • BA, Carleton University
    Major: English Literature1972

Mini Bio

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

  • Associate Professor, Abu Dhabi University. 2012 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, Abu Dhabi University. 2009 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, Canadian University of Dubai. March 2009 - August 2009
  • Assistant Professor, United Arab Emirates University. September 2005 - May 2009
  • Senior Instructor, University of Western Ontario. 1997 - 2005
  • Lecturer, Fanshawe College.1984 - 2005
  • Program Coordinator- Purchasing and Logistics Program, Fanshawe, College.1996 - 2002
  • Instructor, Society of Management Accountants. 1987 - 1992
  • Instructor, University of Western Ontario.1981 - 1983
  • Instructor, Fanshawe College.1979 - 1980

Research & Scholarly activities

  • McLellan, J., Farouk Abdel All, S. (2012). Strategy and Management Accounting Practices Alignment and it's affect on Organizational Performance. To appear in Journal of Accounting, Business and Manaagement.
  • McLellan, J., Moustafa, E. e. (2012). An Exploratory Analysis of Management Accounting Practices in the Arab Gulf Cooperative Countries. To appear in Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research.
  • McLellan, J., Farouk Abdel All, S. (2011). Management Accounting practices in Egypt- a Transitional Economy Country. Journal of Accounting, Business and Management, 18(2), 15.
  • McLellan, J. (2011). Management Accounting Practices in the Arab Gulf Cooperative Countries. International Journal of Business, Accounting and Finance, 5(1/Winter 2011), 14.
  • McLellan, J. (2009). Six Sigma and Management Control Systems. The International Journal of Business and Management Research, 2(1).
  • McLellan, J. (2009). A Measurement of Deductive Reasoning Abilities of CBE Students. Learning and Teaching in Higher Education: Gulf Perspectives.
  • McLellan, J., Moustafa, E. (2008). An Exploratory Analysis of the Importance of Management Accounting Tools in the GCC Countries. Journal of Economic & Administrative Sciences.
  • McLellan, J. (2006). Using the Management Control system in support of Six Sigma. Australiasian Journal of Business and Social Inquiry,, 4(9), 29.

Peer-Reviewed Journals

  • McLellan, J., Abdallah, S. (2014). Management Accounting Theory and Practice: Measuring the Gap in United States Businesses. To appear in Journal of Accounting, Business and Management.
  • McLellan, J., Farouk Abdel All, S. (2012). Strategy and Management Accounting Practices Alignment and it’s affect on Organizational Performance. To appear in Journal of Accounting, Business and Manaagement. [Accepted: October 2012, Published: December 15, 2012, Submitted: September 5, 2012]
  • McLellan, J., Moustafa, E. e. (2012). An Exploratory Analysis of Management Accounting Practices in the Arab Gulf Cooperative Countries. To appear in Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research. [Accepted: July 2012, Published: October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2012, Submitted: January 2012]
  • McLellan, J., Farouk Abdel All, S. (2011). Management Accounting practices in Egypt- a Transitional Economy Country. Journal of Accounting, Business and Management, 18(2), 15.
  • McLellan, J. (2011). Management Accounting Practices in the Arab Gulf Cooperative Countries. International Journal of Business, Accounting and Finance, 5(1/Winter 2011), 14.
  • McLellan, J. (2009). Six Sigma and Management Control Systems. The International Journal of Business and Management Research, 2(1).
  • McLellan, J. (2009). A Measurement of Deductive Reasoning Abilities of CBE Students. Learning and Teaching in Higher Education: Gulf Perspectives..
  • McLellan, J., Moustafa, E. (2008). An Exploratory Analysis of the Importance of Management Accounting Tools in the GCC Countries. Journal of Economic & Administrative Sciences.
  • McLellan, J. (2006). Using the Management Control system in support of Six Sigma. Australiasian Journal of Business and Social Inquiry,, 4(9), 29.

Peer-Reviewed Paper Presentation

  • McLellan, J. (Author & Presenter), Abu Dhabi Annual Research Conference, "Measuring the Gap between Management Accounting Theory and Practice," Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi. (April 2014).
  • McLellan, J. (Author & Presenter), International Academy of Business and Public Administration Conference, "Managment Accounting practices in Egypt-a Transitional Economy Country," IABPAD, Honolulu, Hawaii. (July 2011).
  • Farouk Abdel All, S. (Author & Presenter), McLellan, J. (Author), Cambridge Business & Economics Conference 2011, "AN EXPLORATORY ANALYSIS OF MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING PRACTICES IN EGYPT –," Association for Business & Economics Research, UK. (June 28, 2011).
  • McLellan, J. (Author & Presenter), 3 Rd. Research Symposium in Business and Economics, "Effects of Indigenous contingencies on Management Accounting Choices in the GCC Countries," Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi UAE. (February 24, 2011).
  • McLellan, J. (Author & Presenter), International Academy of Business and Public Administration Conference, "Management Accounting Practices in the Arab Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) Countries.," IABPAD, New Orleans, Louisiana. (October 2010).

Consultancy & Industry Experience

  • For Profit Organization, EDRAK, UAE. 2007
  • Government, United Arab Emirates University, UAE.2007
  • Government, United Arab Emirates University Continuing Education and Special Programs Department., UAE.2007
  • Government, United Arab Emirates University Date Tissue Culture Laboratory., UAE.2006
  • For Profit Organization, Emirates Dates Factory Inc., UAE.2005
  • For Profit Organization, Ingersol Tool and Die Ltd., Ingersol Canada. 2004
  • For Profit Organization, Navistar Inc., Chatham Canada. 2004
  • For Profit Organization, Emco Ltd., London Canada. 2003
  • For Profit Organization, ITT, Woodstock, Canada. 2003
  • For Profit Organization, Shur-Gain Ltd., Kitchener, Canada.2003
  • For Profit Organization, Valiant Machine & Tool Inc., Windsor, Canada.2003
  • For Profit Organization, Wescast industries Inc., Wingham, Canada.2003
  • For Profit Organization, Crompton Corporation, Kitchener, Canada. 2002
  • For Profit Organization, Ford Motor Company, St. Thomas, Canada. 2002
  • For Profit Organization, Maxxam Analytics Inc., Toronto, Canada. 2002
  • For Profit Organization, Meridian Technologies Inc., Strathroy, Canada. 2002
  • For Profit Organization, Westcast Industries, Brantford, Canada. 2001
  • For Profit Organization, 3M Canada, London, Ontario.2002
  • For Profit Organization, Rotol Machinery, London, Canada. 2000
  • For Profit Organization, Casey’s Kitchens, London, Canada. 1999
  • For Profit Organization, ITT, Woodstock, Canada. 1999
  • For Profit Organization, Black and MacDonald Inc., London, Canada. 1998
  • For Profit Organization, Emco Ltd., London, Canada.1998
  • For Profit Organization, Taylor Manufacturing Ltd., Exeter, Canada.1998
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), London District Labour Council, London,Canada. 1986-1998
  • For Profit Organization, Windsor Transmission Inc., Windsor, Canada.1997
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Society of Management Accountants of Canada, Hamilton, Canada.1986-1992
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Retail, Wholesale, Department Store Union, Toronto, Canada.1988-1990
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Retail, Wholesale, Department Store Union, Toronto, Ontario. 1987

Membership of Professional Societies

  • American Society for Quality, USA.
  • Institute of Management Accountants, USA.
  • Society of Management Accountants of Canada.

Research interest & Teaching Expertise

Research area is the Management Control Systems and Performance Management systems of companies. Teaching interest is primarily managerial accounting but I also teach introductory, intermediate and advanced financial accounting courses.