Douglas R. Carmichael
Eli and Claire Mason Professorship in Accountancy
BS University of Illinois Economics 1963 MAS University of Illinois Accounting 1964 PhD University of Illinois Accounting 1968 Certified Public Accountant (Illinois and New York) Certified Fraud Examiner
Areas of Expertise:
Auditing, advanced accounting and auditing practice problems, and accounting systems.
Ethics for CPAs, (with D. Guy and L. Lach), John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2003.
Guide to Risk-Based Audits of Nonprofit Organizations (with E. Rockman, et al.), Practitioners Publishing Company, Fort Worth, Texas, updated annually.
The CPA's Guide to Professional Ethics, (with D. Guy and L. Lach), John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2001.
Accountants' Legal Liability and Risk Management, (with D. Landsittel, D. Goldwasser, and R. Rosario), Practitioners Publishing Company, Fort Worth, Texas, updated annually.
Guide to International Standards on Auditing and Related Services 2001, (with Dan M. Guy), Practitioners Publishing Company, Fort Worth, Texas, 2001.
Chief Auditor, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, May 2003 to Jan. 2006
Vice President, The Philadelphia Area Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, 1999-2000, 2000-2001
Chairman, Auditing Standards Committee, American Accounting Association, Auditing Section, 1987‑1988, 1988‑1989
Treasury and Risk Management, 100 Most Influential People in Finance, June 2005.
Max Block Distinguished Article Award, awarded by the New York State Society of CPAs, for the article "Audit Standards in Transition: An Interview with PCAOB Chief Auditor Douglas R. Carmichael," May 2005.
Business Finance, "2004's Influencers: 60 You Need To Know," January 2004.
The Accounting Today, Top 100 Most Influential People in the Profession, 1999, 2003, and 2004
Max Block Distinguished Article Award, awarded by the New York State Society of CPAs, for the article, "Are International Auditing Standards Ready to Replace U.S. GAAS?" May, 2001.