Douglas R. Carmichael is the Claire and Eli Mason Professor of Accountancy. He is the only person to have served as both the Chief Auditor of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (2003-06) and Vice President, Auditing of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (1969-83). He is the author or coauthor of 30 books and over 100 articles on auditing and internal control topics. He was named as one of the 100 most influential people in the accounting profession four times and received the distinguished service award of the Auditing Section of the American Accounting Association for “significant and sustained contributions to the academic auditing profession.”
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
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.