Auditing & Governance | Profile

Professor Mahbub Zaman (BA Hons LSB, MA Essex, PhD Manchester) is Professor of Accounting and Research Director (Lead) at Hull University, UK. He has internationally recognised expertise, acquired over nearly two decades of research and teaching, in Auditing and Corporate Governance. His experience includes:

Professor Zaman has has published in leading journals including:

Focusing on the intersection of auditing, reporting and governance and using mixed methods (archival, survey and qualitative) and multiple (agency, institutional and power) theoretical perspectives he brings novel insights to the literature and contributes to understanding of issues relevant to policy and practice. His key contributions and on-going research relate to audit committee and board effectiveness, audit quality, auditor reporting, standard setting and regulation, governance and sustainability.

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