Carolyn Deller is a Doctoral Candidate in the Accounting & Management unit at HBS. Carolyn's research interests are in management accounting, with a particular focus on the mechanisms (incentives, allocation of decision rights, feedback, etc.) used to enhance the motivation and ability of employees to reach their full potential.
Prior to beginning her studies at HBS, Carolyn worked at KPMG in Melbourne, Australia, where she completed her postgraduate studies in accounting, becoming a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Carolyn graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Commerce (Degree with Honors) and worked at the University of Melbourne as a tutor, teaching in both the undergraduate and graduate accounting programs.