Professor

Sofie VAN DER MEULEN

Sofie VAN DER MEULEN
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. in Accounting - KU Leuven
Track: Accounting
Education
  • 2005 : Ph.D. in Accounting, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • 1998 : Master in Applied Economic Science, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • 1996 : Bachelor in Applied Economic Science, KU Leuven, Belgium
Professional Experiences
Academic Experience
  • 2012 - present, Assistant Professor, IÉSEG School of Management, , France
  • 2012 - 2012, Lecturer, Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, Gent, Belgium
  • 2011 - 2011, Lecturer, Tias Nimbas Business School, Tilburg, Netherlands
  • 2010 - 2014, Lecturer, KU Leuven, Kortrijk, Belgium
  • 2004 - 2012, Assitant Professor, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
  • 1998 - 2004, Academic Researcher, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Scientific prizes and Awards
Awards
  • 2019 : 2017 JIAR best paper, Journal of International Accounting Research
Published Papers in Refereed Journals
  • Gaeremynck A., Van der Meulen S., Willekens M., (2008). Audit-Firm Portfolio Characteristics and Client Financial Reporting Quality, European Accounting Review, 17 (2) 243-270.
  • Van der Meulen S., Gaeremynck A., Willekens M., (2007). Attribute differences between U.S. GAAP and IFRS earnings: An exploratory study, International Journal of Accounting, 42 (2) 148-152.
  • Van der Meulen S., Gaeremynck A., (2003). Accounting Standaarden als Governance Mechanisme, Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 48 (2) 301-318.
Research fields
  • Audit and Control
  • Financial Reporting
  • Disclosure
  • External Audit
  • Financial Analysts
  • Valuation
Teaching
Bachelor in International Business :
  • Advanced financial accounting
  • Accounting fundamentals
Grande Ecole Program:
  • Applying ifrs
  • Advanced financial accounting
  • Financial accounting
MSc in Accounting Audit and Control :
  • Corporate financial reporting and consolidation
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