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Dina El Mahdy Adjunct Professorial Lecturer Department of Accounting and Taxation

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Ph.D. Accounting | Virginia Commonwealth University

Dina El Mahdy is an Associate Professor of Accounting at Morgan State University. She received her Ph.D. in Accounting in 2011 from Virginia Commonwealth University. Her publications have appeared in Accounting and Finance, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, Journal of Accounting and Finance, and others. She is the author of the Corporate Governance Research Book: Corporate Governance and the US Firm: A Review and Directions for Future Research. El Mahdy has more than 23 years of teaching and academic experience. She taught at Georgetown University, American University, Cairo University and Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a six times recipient of competitive summer research grants from the Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management from 2012-2016 & 2018. El Mahdy is on the Editorial Advisory Board of Journal of Forensic & Investigative Accounting (JFIA) and Corporate Governance and Sustainability Review (CGSR) Journal. Her intellectual work was featured by Bloomberg, WalletHub, Columbia Law School, and the Global Financial Markets Center at Duke Law School. She is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and Certified Advanced Tax Preparer and Reviewer. She is currently volunteering with the CASH Campaign of Maryland. El Mahdy is a public speaker on topics related to Gender Equality, Cyber Violence, and the Advancement of Women’s Rights in the Digital Age.
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