Slate of Officers for the 2014–2015 Board of Directors
Many thanks to the Nominations Committee, chaired by Greg Waymire, and to the Council Ballot Committee, chaired by Steve Kaplan, for completing the important task of creating the contested slate of officers for the 2014–2015 Board of Directors. Click Here to see the list of nominees comprising the slate of officers for President-Elect, Vice President-Education, Director-Focusing on International, and Director-Focusing on Membership. The election will take place in Spring 2014.
2014 Annual Meeting Call for Submissions Now Open!
On August 2–6, 2014, the American Accounting Association (AAA) will hold its Annual Meeting and Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting in Atlanta, Georgia. The theme for the 2014 Annual Meeting is Global Engagement & Perspectives. To learn more and to submit your paper or proposal, Click Here.
Invitation to Volunteer for 2014-2015 AAA Committees
Interested in volunteering on a committee or task force? Christine Botosan, President-Elect, and Don Ariail, Chair of the Council Committee on Awards Committees, are seeking volunteers for AAA committee and task force assignments for 2014-2015. In accordance with the Association Bylaws, only Full and Life members in good standing may serve on committees. Student members may not serve on committees.
2013 Accounting PHD Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp
In partnership with the American Accounting Association and the Deloitte Foundation, the University of Miami is pleased to host the 4th annual Accounting PhD Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp December 6–8, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The camp will bring together accounting PhD candidates and recruiters from private sector firms and universities. For more information, Click Here.
Consider nominating yourself or a colleague for one of the following AAA awards:
AAA/Grant Thornton Doctoral Dissertation Award for Innovation in Accounting Research — to recognize third or fourth year PhD Students conducting innovative research in any area of accounting.
Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Literature Award — to recognize research of exceptional merit.
The submission deadline for all of these awards is January 31, 2014.
Register for an Upcoming Segment Meeting
We encourage you to consider catching up with your colleagues and attending an upcoming AAA meeting. Register soon for any of the following meetings:
2014 Management Accounting Section Research and Case Conference and IMA Doctoral Colloquium
January 9–11, 2014 | Orlando, Florida
Register by December 9 and save $30!
2014 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Conference
January 10–11, 2014 | Houston, Texas
Register by December 9 and save $25!
2014 Auditing Section Midyear Conference and Doctoral Consortium
January 16–18, 2014 | San Antonio, Texas
Register by December 16 and save $30!
Submit a Paper for an Upcoming AAA Meeting
Segments are currently accepting submissions for meetings being held in February, March and April. Consider submitting to:
2014 Government and Nonprofit Section Midyear Meeting
2014 Southeast Region Meeting
March 28–29, 2014 | Norwalk, Connecticut
Submission Deadline: December 7, 2013
2014 Forensic and Investigative Accounting Section Midyear Meeting
March 28–29, 2014 | San Antonio, Texas
Submissions Deadline: December 8, 2013
2014 Conference of the Public Interest Section
March 28–29, 2014 | San Diego, California
Submission Deadline: January 18, 2014
April 3–5, 2014 | St. Petersburg, Florida
Submission Deadline: January 17, 2014
2014 Western Region Meeting
April 24–26, 2014< | Salt Lake City, Utah
Submission Deadline: January 30, 2014
2014 Mid-Atlantic Region Meeting
April 24–26, 2014 | King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Submission Deadline: January 20, 2014
2014 Ohio Region Meeting
May 1–3, 2014 | Columbus, Ohio
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2014
2013 Annual Meeting Highlights and Videos
If you were unable to attend the Annual Meeting, you can take part now by viewing the Plenary and Luncheon speaker videos posted HERE. You will need to log in with your AAACommons login ID and password to view the videos.
Forgot your login ID or password? Click Here!
Studies in Accounting Research (SAR)
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
The Research Committee is currently accepting proposals and completed works for evaluation for possible publication in Studies in Accounting Research (SAR). SAR is a prestigious monograph series of the AAA that provides an outlet for seminal and innovative research not bounded by the usual space and topic constraints present in our journals. SAR is of significant benefit to authors in exploring a topic in great depth and as a resource for other researchers.
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