2021-2022 The Accounting Review Steering Committee

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  • Review the Aims and Scope of The Accounting Review
  • Prepare the Call for Nominations for the editor based on the Aims and Scope
  • Review editorial candidates and provide a slate of at least two candidates for editor of The Accounting Review to the Publications Committee
  • The Publications Committee prepares a recommendation for the AAA Board of Directors to appoint an incoming editor for one association-wide journal (The Accounting Review, Accounting Horizons, or Issues in Accounting Education, depending on the year).  This recommendation is based on the slate of candidates put forth by the journal’s Steering Committee.
3-Year Cycle for The Accounting Review Steering Committee's Journal Editor Selection Process:

Year 3


Review candidates for editor, recommend at least two candidates for  consideration by the Publications Committee, which will make final recommendations to the Board of Directors.

Year 1


 Following the selection of the journal’s editor, the Steering Committee will write a summary of their experiences in selecting the journal editor as input into the  next round of the editor selection process.         

Year 2


Formalize the Aims and Scope for the journal, and draft a Call for Submissions based on those parameters for review by the Board of Directors at their May board meeting.



  • Meetings of the Committee may be scheduled at the discretion of the Chair, and can be online, as appropriate.


  • Fulfill the Committee charge as above.
  • If the Chair has any questions about the charge or responsibilities of this Committee, s/he should contact the Chief Executive Officer, the President, or the Committee's Board of Directors Liaison.
  • The Chair will have the opportunity three times every term-year to prepare and send a progress report which will be available for the Board of Directors to review at their next meeting. This report should include accomplishments and suggested modifications and should be sent to the AAA President, the Task Force's Board of Directors Liaison, and Governance Manager, Barbara Gutierrez (
Name / Affiliation Contact Term Length Term Expires

Jane Jollineau
Chapman University





Jennifer Joe
University of Delaware 3 08/2023

Steven Kachelmeier
The University of Texas at Austin



Michael Kimbrough
University of Maryland-College Park



Andrew Newman
University of South Carolina



Ken Trotman
UNSW Sydney
Australia 2 08/2023

Carolyn Callahan
University of Louisville



Bin Ke
National University of Singapore



Ed Maydew
University of North Carolina



Board of Directors Liaison
Sarah E. McVay
University of Washington
Vice President-Research & Publications

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