Son Tan Nguyen

SBM Son Nguyen

Son has more than 15 years of experience in teaching law and doing legal research. Son’s teaching and research interests range from international trade law, commercial law, contract law, consumer law, corporate governance to business ethics.

  • PhD, International Trade Law, 2014, Monash University, Australia
  • Master of Law, Public International Law, 2008, Melbourne University.

Commercial law, contract law, consumer law, corporate governance, and business ethics.

International trade law, commercial law, contract law, consumer law, corporate governance, and business ethics.

  • Nguyen, S. 2018, 'Resolving Jurisdictional Conflicts Between WTO and RTA Dispute Settlement - Possible Roles for Article 31(3)(c) of the VCLT', in The New Law: Suggestions for Reforms and Improvements of Existing Legal Norms and Principles, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden, Germany, pp. 211-231 ISBN: 9783848740888.
  • Nguyen, S. 2018, 'Resolving Jurisdictional Conflicts Between WTO and RTA Dispute Settlement: Toward an Interpretative Approach', in Bond Law Review, Bond University, Australia, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 1-26 ISSN: 1033-4505.
  • Nguyen, S. 2018, 'Integration of Judicial Decisions in Multiple Proceedings before the WTO and RTAS: the Potential Relevance of Article 32 of the VCLT', in Canberra Law Review, University of Canberra * School of Law, Australia, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 90-124 ISSN: 1839-2660.
  • Nguyen, S. 2016, 'The applicability of comity and abuse of rights in world trade organisation dispute settlement', in The University of Tasmania Law Review, University of Tasmania, Australia, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 95-130 ISSN: 0082-2108.
  • Nguyen Tan, S. 2013, 'The applicability of Res Judicata and Lis Pendens in World Trade Organisation dispute settlement', in Bond Law Review, Bond University, Australia, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 123-165 ISSN: 2202-4824.
  • Nguyen Tan, S. 2013, 'The applicability of RTA jurisdictional clauses in WTO dispute settlement', in International Trade and Business Law Review, Murdoch University, Australia, vol. 16, pp. 254-294 ISSN: 1836-8573.
  • Nguyen Tan, S. 2008, 'Towards a compatible interaction between dispute settlement under the WTO and regional trade agreements', in Macquarie Journal of Business Law, Macquarie University, Australia, vol. 5, pp. 113-135 ISSN: 1449-0269

Head of the Centre of Commerce and Management’s Awards: Excellent in Teaching Award (for individual lecturer), Semester 3, 2016; Excellent in Teaching Award (for course coordination), Semester 3, 2016. 

2014 – 2016: Mentor for post-graduate students at Melbourne Law School, Melbourne University.

SBM Abbott Haron

With over 25 years of experience in Business Management, Technology, Hospitality and Education. His research and expertise cover the areas of Operations Management, Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Technology & Innovations Management, Hospitality Management, Digital Marketing and Human Resource Management

BBA, MBA, DBA, PhD

Technology and Innovation Management, Managing Business Operations and Strategy.

Technology and Innovation, Smart Cities.

  • Book: “Emiratization in Higher Education: An Emirati Perspective” Paperback, Amazon
  • Haron A.J., (2016) “E-Commerce Innovations Customer Perceptions in Qatar.” International Journal of Economics & Management Sciences
  • Marangos J., Haron, A. J., (2016). “The Role Credit Rating Agencies Played in the Financial Meltdown of 2008-2009”. International Journal of Economics & Management Sciences.
  • Haron A. J., (2016). “Ordinary and Extraordinary Management and the Rational Model.” International Journal of Economics & Management Sciences
  • Haron A. J., (2016). “Performance Management Using Smart-Bots Technology.” International Journal of Economics & Management Sciences
  • Haron A. J., Michaels A., (2015). “Swiss Executive Pay Referendum.” International Journal of Economics & Management Sciences
  • Haron A. J., (2015). “Are Shareholders Adequately Represented in the Corporate Governance Process?”. Business and Economics Journal
  • Haron A. J., (2015). “KPIs in a Management Measurement System Must be Supportive.” International Journal of Economics & Management Science
  • Haron A. J., (2015). “The Most Difficult Elements of Establishing and Launching a Management Performance Measurement System.” Journal of Entrepreneurship & Organization Management
  • Haron A. J., Mohammad Q., (2014). “The World We Live in: Discussing the ramifications of Interaction of Economic, Political and Technological Forces.” Journal of Entrepreneurship & Organization Management
  • Haron A. J., (2014). “The Problem of Dispersed Knowledge in Corporate Management.” Journal of Entrepreneurship & Organization Management
  • Haron A. J., (2014). “The Role of Innovation in the Segmentation Process” Journal of Accounting & Marketing," Perth, WA
  • Haron A.J. & Preston, B., (2003). "The Link Between Front of House and Back of House." WA Hospitality Association, Perth, WA
  • Haron A.J., Preston, B. (2002). "The Socio-Cultural Impacts of Tourism" Asia-Pacific Social Science Review, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • An analysis of Design-Reality Gap in Smart city Building: the case of Ho Chi Minh City (2018), RMIT University, $6000
  • An Exploratory Investigation into the Readiness of Vietnamese Companies for Blockchain Technology (2018), ACCA, All resources supplied by the ACCA.
  • ‘Digital Transformation in Vietnam’, KPMG Vietnam, $15,000
  • Emiratization in Higher Education: An Emirati Perspective (2014),  Sharjah Directorate of Human Resources, $30,000
  • Sustainability: It’s Our Business (2010), Abu Dhabi Dutyfree and Etihad Airways, $50,000
  • 2015 DANATA Appreciation Award, UAE
  • 2013 Learning and Teaching Award, HCT, UAE
  • 2008 Award for the first ‘Leadership Conference’, CAS, Oman
  • 2002 Best Hospitality and Tourism Studies Lecturer Award, Swan TAFE, Australia 

25+ years of experience in Business Management, Technology, Hospitality and Education.

  • 2018 – Present: Postgraduate Program Manager, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology RMIT, South Saigon campus, Vietnam. Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Digital Transformation Research Cluster leader. Member of the Change Champions committee. The lead of the Alumni and Mentoring Programs for RMIT’s postgraduate programs.
  • 2016 – Present: Founder of Haron Enterprises Consulting, Auckland, New Zealand. 
  • 2016 – 2018: Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Auckland, New Zealand.
  • 2009 – 2016: Senior Lecturer, Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT), United Arab Emirates.
  • 2010 – 2016: Executive Training Consultant, Sharjah Human Resource Directorate, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
  • 2007-2009: Academic Coordinator, College of Applied Sciences, Salalah, Oman.
  • 2005-2007: Manager of Organisational Development, City of Swan, Western Australia.
  • 2004-2005: Operations Manager, Ravenswood Sanctuary Convention Center, Pinjarra, West Australia.
  • 2001-2004: Senior Lecturer of Hospitality and Tourism Studies, Swan TAFE, Bentley, Perth, Australia. 
  • 1998-2000: Operations Manager, Dome Cafes, Fremantle, Western Australia. 
  • 1996-1998: Manager, Hamilton Gardens café and function centre, Hamilton, New Zealand.
  • 2014 – present: Law Lecturer, School of Business and Management, RMIT University Vietnam
  • 2013 – 2014, Research Assistant, Monash University, Australia.
  • 2000-2007: Law Lecture, Faculty of State and Law, National Political and Administrative Academy, Vietnam.