Details of Dr. Mohammed Mehadi Masud Mazumder


Brief Biography

Dr. Mohammed Mehadi Masud Mazumder is an Associate Professor in the Department of Accounting & Information Systems at University of Dhaka. He attended the same university for his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Accounting. He is also a Fellow Member of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB). In year 2010, he received the prestigious Monbukagakusho (MEXT) Scholarship to pursue his Ph.D. in the Graduate School of Economics and Management at Tohoku University, Japan. His current research interests include, but not limited to corporate reporting, earnings management, earnings quality and corporate governance of listed companies. He has presented his research works in several international conferences held in Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Indonesia, and Bangladesh. A good number of his research works has been published in different domestic and international peer-reviewed Journals. His core teaching interests include Financial Accounting, Accounting based on IFRS, Accounting Theory, Financial Statement Analysis, Auditing, Management Accounting, and Corporate Governance.

Education

  • Ph.D. (Management), 2014

Tohoku University, Japan

Scholarship/Awards: Recipient of Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarship (MEXT)-2010

  • MBA (Accounting), 2005

Department of AIS, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Scholarship/Awards: Dean’s Award for securing highest CGPA (CGPA 4.00 out of 4.00), Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka

  • BBA (Accounting), 2004

Department of AIS, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Scholarship/Awards: ABM Khalid Best Undergraduate Student (Male) Award; Dean’s Award for securing highest CGPA (CGPA 3.98 out of 4.00), Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka

Professional Qualification

  • Fellow Cost & Management Accountant (FCMA), November 21, 2017

The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB), Bangladesh

  • Associate Cost & Management Accountant (ACMA), November 04, 2009

The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB), Bangladesh

Scholarship/Awards: Recipient of President Silver Medal Award

Professional Experience

  • Deputy Sub-project Manager, Sub-project: Digitization of learning platform, modernization of classrooms and capacity building training for faculty members and staffs (Project Value: one hundred twenty five thousand USD, Year 2017-2018). Academic Innovation Fund (Window-1, Round-4), University Grants Commission of Bangladesh.
  • Sub-project Manager (Acting), Sub-project: Digitization of learning platform, modernization of classrooms and capacity building training for faculty members and staffs (Project Value: one hundred twenty five thousand USD, Year 2017-2018). Academic Innovation Fund (Window-1, Round-4), University Grants Commission of Bangladesh.

Corporate Experience

  • Worked as a Finance Intern in the finance division of British American Tobacco Company Bangladesh (BATB) from September 15, 2007 to December 15, 2007.

Publications

Ph.D. Dissertation

2014

 

“Corporate ownership structure and the quality of accounting earnings: Evidence from Japanese Listed firms” (June, 2014) submitted in the Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University, Japan.

Journal Articles

2017

 

“Reexamination of the non-linear relationship between management ownership and earnings management”

Indian Journal of Corporate Governance, 10(1), PP. 1-23.

2017

 

Top-executives Compensation: The Role of Corporate Ownership Structure in Japan

The Journal of Asian Finance, Economics and Business, 4(3), PP. 35-43.

2017

 

“Web-based Corporate Reporting:An Exploratory Study on the Bangladeshi Companies” with R. K. Mitra and D. M. Hossain

Middle East Journal of Business, 12(3), PP. 25-30.

2016

 

Exploring the impact of ownership structure on earnings predictability: Insights from Japan

Indian Journal of Corporate Governance, 9(2), pp. 97-121.

2014

 

“The impact of accounting based earnings attribute on managerial pay-performance sensitivity: Examining the role of earnings persistence”

Journal of Finance and Banking, 12 (1&2), pp. 1-24.

2013

 

“Corporate governance practices in Japan: Post-crisis reforms, successive changes and future trends”

International Journal of Business, Management and Social Sciences, 4(1), pp. 1-11.

2012

“Origin and evolution of corporate ownership in Japan: A historical review”

International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management, 2(11), pp. 25-31.

2010

“Corporate social responsibility practices in Bangladesh: A survey on the perceptions of the people working in the corporate sector” with D. M. Hossain, and M. S. Alam

The Bangladesh Accountant, 68(39), pp. 98-101.

2009

“Deviation from audit work for additional income: Does this affect the auditor’s independence and the quality of audit” with H. A. Chowdhury

Journal of Banking & Financial Services, 3(1), pp. 131-146.

2008

“Audit as a tool for corporate governance” with Shyamali Biswas

Stamford Journal of Business Studies, 3(1), pp. 108-120.

Conference Papers/Presentations

2017        2nd International Conference on Business and Economics, Dhaka, Bangladesh (October, 30-31) – “Corporate Risk Reporting: Current Trends and Future Research Avenues”

2017        ICMAB Educators’ Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh (October 27) – “Integrated Reporting: The Future of Corporate Reporting”

2015        International Conference on Accounting for Capital market Governance, Dhaka,   Bangladesh (January 18) – “Real earnings management in Japanese companies: The role of sophisticated investors ”

 2014      International Conference on Accounting Policy, Tokyo, Japan (August, 1-3) – “Real earnings management in Japanese companies: The role of sophisticated investors ”

2014      International Conference on Accounting and Information Technology, Chiayi, Taiwan  (February, 21-23) – “The impact of institutional ownership on the quality of accounting earnings: Evidence from Japanese listed firms”

2013        25th Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues, Bali, Indonesia (November, 10-13)– “Top-executives’ compensation in Japan: Relationship with earnings components and corporate control”         

2013        Japan Auditing Association Annual Conference, Sendai, Japan (November, 2-4) – “The impact of accounting based earnings attribute on managerial pay-performance sensitivity: Examining the role of earnings persistence”

2013        Asian Conference on Accounting & Society, Sendai, Japan (August, 26-27) – “The impact of accounting based earnings attribute on managerial pay-performance sensitivity: Examining the role of earnings persistence”

2013        5th East Asian International Symposium on Accounting & Spring School, Seoul, South Korea (February, 21-23)  – “Top-executives’ compensation in Japan: Relationship with earnings components, discretionary accruals and corporate control”

2012        East Asian International Symposium on Accounting & Summer School, Sendai, Japan (August, 20-21)  – “Corporate governance practices in Japan: Past, present and future”

2012        East Asian International Symposium on Accounting & Spring School, Xiamen, China (February, 13-15)  – “Corporate ownership structure and earnings quality: Evidence from Japanese listed firms”

Research Achievement

My paper “Top-executives’ compensation in Japan: Relationship with earnings components and corporate control” won the ‘Young Researcher Overseas Travel Grant’ in 2013 at Tohoku University, Japan. (http://www.econ.tohoku.ac.jp/econ/strategy/RS/wakate/wakate.html)

Newspaper Articles

2011        "Olympus Corporation's accounting Scandal in Japan", The Financial Express, Views & Opinion, November 24, 2011

http://www.thefinancialexpress-bd.com/more.php?date=2011-11-24&news_id=157038

2011       "What is unique about Japanese Auditing System", The Financial Express, Views & Opinion, September 19, 2011

http://www.fe-bd.com/more.php?news_id=149931&date=2011-09-19