• Get to Know the Candidates for the 2016 Board of Directors Election

    Before the election opens on Monday, February 15, please take a few minutes to get to know the candidates on the 2016 ballot:

        •Director-Focusing on Academic/Practitioner Interaction
        •Director-Focusing on Intellectual Property

    Please click HERE to view the bios and photos of each candidate.

  • Nominate a Member for the AAA Nominations Committee

    The Board of Directors invites Members of the Association to nominate an AAA Member and/or themselves as candidates for the 2016-2017 AAA Nominations Committee. The AAA Nominations Committee selects candidates for the Board of Director officers whose names’ will be on the 2017 ballot and presented to the AAA membership for voting. Nominees will be voted on during the March Council Meeting and will serve for a one-year term beginning August 2016. Click HERE to learn more about the position and how to nominate.
  • Nominate a Member for the International Council Member-at-Large Position

    The Board of Directors invites Members of the Association to nominate an AAA International Member and/or themselves as candidates for the position of International Council Member-at-Large. During the upcoming March Board Meeting, the Board will appoint the International Council Member-at-Large to serve on Council for a three-year term (2016-2019) which will begin at the conclusion of the 2016 Annual Meeting in New York. Optimal consideration will be given to nominees who are global citizens living and working outside of the United States. Click HERE to learn more about the position.
  • Current Member RENEWAL

    We are currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 member year. Membership dues include an electronic subscription to all three AAA online journals: The Accounting Review, Accounting Horizons, and Issues in Accounting Education. All electronic journals are searchable and downloadable through the Digital Library. Members have complimentary online access to prior years of additional content while they subscribe.

    Please click HERE to learn more.


    Join academics, practicing accountants and technology leaders in exploring the role of Big Data and analytics in all areas of the accounting profession and in identifying the opportunities for accounting education and research. As AAA members watch the Conference and Webinar sessions!

    Lots of resources, including
    teaching cases!
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  • AAA Centennial Website

    Join us in Celebrating the first 100 years of the AAA! Visit our special Centennial website featuring the history of the AAA, photos from our past, trivia and fun facts, video reflections from members, and even a chance for YOU to share your memories. Check back throughout the year for additions and updates!

    Click HERE to learn more.

About the AAA

The American Accounting Association is the largest community of accountants in academia. Founded in 1916, we have a rich and reputable history built on leading-edge research and publications. The diversity of our membership creates a fertile environment for collaboration and innovation. Collectively, we shape the future of accounting through teaching, research and a powerful network, ensuring our position as thought leaders in accounting.

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AAA Publications

Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting
A Model to Update Accounting Curricula for Emerging Technologies
Joshua G. Coyne, Emily M. Coyne and Kenton B. Walker

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Join the American Accounting Association in celebrating the milestone of turning 100! Our journey began in 1916 with John Wildman of New York University forming the American Association of University Instructors in Accounting, and, today, we are a proud organization of more than 7,000 members spread around the globe.
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We welcome you to submit your work to one of our Meetings or Journals. Search for one of the available Call for Submissions.

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Outreach to Society

As Thought Leaders in Accounting, the American Accounting Association and its members are engaged with practice and participation discussions of national concern.
The AAA’s strategic plan emphasizes our vision of Thought Leadership. We accomplish this through our research, education, and input on accounting policies and standard setting.

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Distinguished Scholar Videos

Robert S. Kaplan

Robert S. Kaplan, the Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development, Emeritus at the Harvard Business School, is the third in our series of Distinguished Scholar Videos.

Click Here to view the video of Professor Robert Kaplan.

Click Here to view the video of Professor Ron Dye.

Click Here to view the video of Professor William H. Beaver.

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We encourage you to consider catching up with your colleagues and attending an upcoming meeting.

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