Finance Cluster Seminar with Prof. Dr. Martin Glaum

12 March, 2015 - 10:30 to 12:00
Room 430, Joyce Ackroyd Building (37), St Lucia, QLD 4072
Prof. Dr. Martin Glaum, Professor of International Accounting (WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar Germany)

Martin Glaum holds the Chair of International Accounting at the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar.
He studied Business Administration and Economics at the Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen (Diploma, 1987), the University of Bath and at Loughborough University of Technology (England, M.Phil., 1988). He received his PhD (1991) and a post-doctoral habilitation degree (1995) from the Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen. From 1995 to 1999, he was Professor of International Management at the Europa-Universität Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder). Following that, and until the summer of 2014, he was Professor of International Management and Accounting at Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen.

Professor Glaum has held visiting positions at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (1999),
St. Gallen University (Switzerland, 2003), the London School of Economics and Political Science (2008), DePaul University, Chicago (2011), and the University of International Business & Economics, Bejing (2009, 2013). He regularly teaches in German and foreign MBA programmes as well as in corporate development programmes.

Professor Glaum’s research interests are in the areas of international accounting and international financial management. He has published several books and numerous articles on these topics in leading German and international journals (e.g., European Accounting Review, Accounting and Business Research, Journal of International Business Studies).

He works closely together with the German Accounting Standards Committee where he is the Chairman of the Financial Instruments Working Party. He is also a member of the Research Advisory Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW). From 2010 to 2014, he was a member of the Executive Committee of the International Association for Accounting Education and Research (IAAER).

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