Name : Prof. Dr. Ayoib B Che Ahmad
Phone : +604-928 4770
Email : ayoib@uum.edu.my
School : Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy
Substantive Position : Professor
Current Position : Dean
Current Department : UUM College of Business

Academic Qualification

2016, Certificate ENTREPRENEURSHIP, UUM  CAMBRIDGE JUDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL,
2002, PhD AUDITING/ACCOUNTING, UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE, Australia
1992, Masters ACCOUNTING & FINANCIAL ECONOMICS, UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX, ENGLAND, United Kingdom
1989, Bachelor Degree ACCOUNTING & ECONOMICS, TEMPLE UNIVERSITY, PHILADELPHIA, USA

Awards & Recognitions

Best Paper Award, 3rd Annual International Conference on Accounting Studies (ICAS 2016), 2016, Antarabangsa
Skim Galakan Penerbitan Program Pemberian Taraf CREAM* 2016, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi, 2016, Kebangsaan
Pingat Perkhidmatan Setia (PPS), Universiti Utara Malaysia, 2015, Universiti
AIPPEN - Anugerah Penyelidikan Terbaik (Kedua), RIMC, 2014, Universiti
Silver Medal, Pameran Reka Cipta, Penyelidikan dan Inovasi Malaysia 2012, 2012, Kebangsaan
The best paper in the accounting category, UM-FBA Asian Business Conference 2005, 2005, Antarabangsa
Universiti Utara Malaysia Annual Excellent Service Award, Universiti Utara Malaysia, 2002, Universiti
Universiti Utara Malaysia Annual Excellent Service Award, Universiti Utara Malaysia, 1995, Universiti

Overview

Dr. Ayoib Che Ahmad is a Professor at the School of Accountancy (SOA), College of Business (COB), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM). He has been in the academic line for more than 27 years and about seven (7) years in the industry. He has done extensive research in the areas of Auditing, Financial Reporting and Corporate Governance and, to date, has published more than 55 of his works in academic refereed journals and 14 chapters in book as well as edited five (5) books. He has presented over 80 papers in both local and international conferences. He is presently in the editorial board of three Malaysian based international journals. Administratively, he was the Deputy Dean at SOA, UUM for a year in 2001 and the Deputy Director for Centre for Research and Consultancy (UUM) from 2002-2004. After that, he lent his expertise to UUM holding company as the Group CEO for 7 years and sat on the board of directors of four (4) subsidiary companies before returning back to the School in 2012 after successfully turning around the holding company and its group. Professionally, he is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), Asian Academic Accounting Association (FourA), Institute of Certified Management Accountants (ICMA), Australia and Asian Academy of Management (AAM). He was also the Deputy President of Asian Academy of Management (AAM) for one term and one of the pro-tem committee members of the Malaysian Accounting Association (MyAA). He serves as a Treasurer of the Asian Academic Accounting Association (FourA) from 2002 until present. He was appointed as a Council Member of MIA since October 2013 and currently sits on three (3) MIA committees. He was appointed as the President of MyAA from early September 2014 until present.

Research Area

1.Corporate Governance (Including Accountability, Ethics, Integrity)
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Area of Expertise

1.Corporate Governance
2.Auditing
3.Financial Reporting