Professor of Financial Accounting
Professor Asheq Rahman has written several books and monographs including The Australian Accounting Standards Review Board - The Establishment of its Participative Standard-Setting Approach; Accounting and Closer Economic Relations Agreement between New Zealand and Australia; US-GAAP and IAS harmonisation - a Singapore perspective; and Electronic Business Reporting (IASB).
Professor Rahman has published in several academic journals such as Abacus, Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Accounting and Business Research, Accounting Education, International Journal of Accounting, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of International Accounting Research, Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting, Journal of Information Systems and Critical Perspectives in Accounting.
He is Editor of the Pacific Accounting Review and Co-editor of the International Journal of Accounting. He is on the editorial boards of several other journals, which include Abacus and Accounting, Accountability and Performance. He was a foundation editorial board member of the Journal of International Accounting Research. He also reviews papers for journals such as Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, European Accounting Review, Accounting and Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, and the Journal of Information Systems.
He has received several recognitions which include the Coopers and Lybrand Peter Barr Fellowship, Nanyang Technological University’s President’s citations for services to the university in 2000 and 2001, College of Business Certificate of Excellence for Student Support and College of Business Nominee for Massey University Research Medal for PhD Supervision at Massey University, in 2013. His graduate students have also received important recognitions such as the American Accounting Association International Accounting Outstanding (PhD) Dissertation Award.
He is a member of the American Accounting Association, Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand, and the Ronald Coase Institute. On the professional side, he is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia New Zealand and a fellow of CPA Australia.