Udi Hoitash, Ph.D.
Lilian L. and Harry A. Cowan Research Professor
D'Amore-McKim School of Business,
Northeastern University, Faculty profile page
Udi Hoitash is the Lilian L. and Harry A. Cowan Endowed Professor of Accounting at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University. Professor Hoitash received his Ph.D. in Accounting and Information Systems from Rutgers University, his MBA from Tel-Aviv University and his B.A. in Computer Science from the College of Tal Aviv-Yaffo. His primary research interests include auditing, disclosure quality, XBRL and corporate governance, and his research often uses textual analysis and other data analytics tools. Professor Hoitash currently serves as an Editor for Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory. He has published multiple peer-reviewed papers, including papers at top accounting and finance journals such as The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, the Journal of Financial Economics and the Journal of Financial and Quantitive Analysis. His work has been frequently featured in news outlets such as the WSJ CFO magazine, Bloomberg Radio and CFO.com. Professor Hoitash’s teaching interests include managerial accounting and corporate governance.
Rani Hoitash, Ph.D., CISA
John E. Rhodes Professor of Accountancy
Bentley University, Faculty profile page
Rani Hoitash is the John E. Rhodes Professor of Accountancy at Bentley University. He received his PhD in Accounting and Information Systems from Rutgers University and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the College of Management in Tel-Aviv Israel. Research by Rani Hoitash concentrates on corporate governance, internal controls and auditing. His work is published in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting & Economics, Journal of Financial Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, Sloan Management Review, and several other journals. Professor Hoitash’s teaching interests include financial accounting, accounting information systems, and auditing. Professor Hoitash recently served as an Editor of Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory and on the editorial boards of Contemporary Accounting Research and the Journal of Business Research. He is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Controls Association and the American Accounting Association and is a Certified Information System Auditor (CISA).