Welcome to the 2023 IMA Doctoral Colloquium online application form

The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) is sponsoring the 26th Annual IMA Doctoral Colloquium to be held in Atlanta, Georgia at the Emory Conference Center Hotel on Thursday, January 5, 2023.

Please complete the application form below. We encourage doctoral students at any stage in their degree to apply. However, space might be limited and, if necessary, priority will be given to more senior students. The deadline for applications is Thursday, September 15. Students wishing to attend the Midyear meeting will need to register separately for the meeting.

The Colloquium is complimentary to accepted MAS Students. In addition, lodging costs for Wednesday night's stay (Wednesday and Thursday nights’ stay if participants share a room with another participant) at the conference hotel may be reimbursable by the American Accounting Association (AAA) subject to funding constraints. Acceptance and reimbursement decisions will be sent out by September 30.

With generous support from the MAS PhD student Fund, the MAS PhD Mentorship Program will take place during the 2023 IMA Doctoral Colloquium! Click HERE for more information.

Note that you will need to be an American Accounting Association (AAA) member and a member of the Management Accounting Section (MAS) to apply for the colloquium. If you have not yet joined the AAA and MAS as a student member you may do so at: http://aaahq.org/Membership
Please do this before applying to the Colloquium. You will need your AAA Member number for the application.

If you have any difficulty with the application process, or if you have any questions about the Colloquium, please contact either Laura Wang or Kyonghee Kim.

Laura Wang, Co-Director
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Kyonghee Kim, Co-Director
Michigan State University

A Letter from Our Section President Khim Kelly, University of Central Florida

Dear Management Accounting Section (MAS) Members.

Welcome to the 2023/2024 year!

This year, we are excited to announce that we are looking for even more ways to connect with our members throughout the year. As part of this effort, we are pleased to invite you to join the MAS on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/groups/12007279/)! Please use this platform to connect with the MAS community; to share teaching, research, and practice engagement resources; and to learn about our latest events.

The MAS started the new year with a great program put together by Todd Thornock and Curtis Hall (Co-Directors) at the 2023 AAA Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. Todd and Curtis organized 13 concurrent sessions and a panel session on “Teaching Management and Cost Accounting with Data Analytics”. We thank the authors who submitted 92 papers and the 130 volunteers who reviewed, discussed, and moderated for the Annual Meeting!

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Dear MAS members, As the incoming Senior Editor of the Journal of Management Accounting Research (JMAR) for the 2022–2024 term, I am excited to announce the editorial team that will serve during my term. We will have a group of 13 Editors who are distinguished scholars ready to work with you, current and future authors and referees, on publishing high-quality and relevant management accounting research. We will also have a great new Editorial Advisory and Review Board with 44 accomplished members.

Continuing JMAR’s mission to promote diverse topics and methodological perspectives, the new editorial team covers all methods of management accounting research. Close to 50% of the team is based outside of the US, which also continues the tradition of a wide geographical representation.

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