Wards Accounting Seminar Series

Named after our prominent alumnus and donor, James Cusator Wards, the Wards Accounting Seminar Series invites eminent academics and research leaders from top fields and institutions to present their accounting research.

Abstracts and biographies for upcoming seminars can be found on our Research Events page.

Our seminars are currently taking place online via Zoom and are open to all. For further information and to register for individual seminars, please contact the Events Team.


Semester 1

15 September 2021, 10am
Dr Basil Tucker, University of South Australia

29 September 2021, 10am
Dr Meredith Tharapos, RMIT University

13 October 2021, 10am
Professor Naomi Soderstrom, University of Melbourne 

27 October 2021, 1pm
Professor Bruce Greenhow Carruthers, Northwestern University

24 November 2021, 1pm
Professor Bertrand Malsch, Queen's University, Canada

8 December 2021, 1.30pm
Professor Eija Vinnari, Tampere University   


Semester 2

5 January 2022, 1pm
Dr Yuheng Wang, University of Glasgow

9 March 2022, 1pm
Professor Peter Miller, The London School of Economics

16 March 2022, 1pm
Professor Ileana Steccolini, University of Essex

13 April 2022, 1pm
Professor Charles H.Cho, York University

4 May 2022, 10am
Dr Damien Lambert, Monash University

25 May 2022, 1pm
Dr Florian Wettstein, University of St. Gallen

8 June 2022, 1pm
Dr Susan O'Leary, University of London