Dr. Mohammad Jizi

Bio 

Mohammad Jizi returns to LAU as assistant professor of accounting, after graduating from the University of Durham with a PhD in Accounting and Finance. He also holds an MBA from LAU and a BS in Accounting and Finance from LU. In addition to his degrees, he has obtained a certified internal auditor qualification from the Institute of Internal Auditors in the US.

Jizi’s professional career began as an internal auditor in the banking sector, where he gained extensive experience in developing and executing strategic audit plans. He later joined the Advisory and Internal Audit Services at PwC, where he had a leading role in several consultative and business process-reengineering projects in Lebanon and the region.

His research is being published in renowned academic journals and his work on corporate governance and financial reporting has been presented at international academic conferences. His current research includes, among others, social and environmental accounting, corporate governance, audit quality and related accounting issues.

Teaching Interests

  • Accounting for Executives
  • Management Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Managerial Finance
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Fraud Examination
  • Internal Audit
  • Financial Statement Analysis

Research Interests

  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Determinants and Consequences of Corporate Disclosures
  • Social and Environmental Accounting
  • Audit Quality

Selected Publications

Articles in Refereed Journals:

Jizi, M., Nehme, R. & Salama, A. (in press). Do Social Responsibility Disclosures Show Improvements on Stock Price? The Journal of Developing Areas. 

Jizi, M. (2015). How Banks’ Internal Governance Mechanisms Influence Risk Reporting. Corporate Ownership and Control, 12(3), 55-72.

Jizi, M., Salama, A., Dixon, R. & Stratling, R. (2014). Corporate Governance and the Content of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure. Journal of Business Ethics, 125(4), 601-615.