Researcher biography

Sergeja Slapnicar is Associate Professor of Accounting within the UQ Business School. Her mostly experimental research focuses on the impact of performance evaluation and incentivising on managerial behaviour and decision-making (motivation, risk-taking, cognition, myopic behaviour, empathy). She is a member of the European and the American Accounting Associations, the Society for Neuroeconomics and the Slovenian Association for Neuroscience, SINAPSA. She has published in Accounting, Organizations and Society, Management Accounting Research, European Financial Management, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Frontiers in Psychology and other outlets. She has extensive business experience. She served as a Chairwoman of the Audit Committee of the NLB bank, an international and systemic bank in a Eurozone; as a non-executive Director of the pharmaceutical corporation Krka (Slovenia), as a member of the Board of the Slovenian Agency for Public Oversight of Auditing, as a Chairwoman of the settlement committee in owners’ disputes (Slovenia) and as an advisor to audit and remuneration committees of various public interest entities. She worked extensively with the Slovenian Directors' Association and the Slovenian Associaton of Managers. Prior to the employment in the UQ Business Shool she was employed in the University of Ljubljana, in the tripple accredited Faculty of Economics (AACSB, EQUIS, EMBA).