Professeur associé
  • Pôle Comptabilité
  • Domaines de recherche Corporate Governance, Corporate Reporting, Sustainability Reporting, Managerial Accounting
  • Domaine(s) d’enseignement Accounting


Ali Uyar holds a PhD in Accounting and Finance; his main field of study is Accounting. He holds prestigious international CMA certification granted by IMA (USA). He has already taught a range of modules in the broad area of accounting such as financial accounting, intermediate accounting, cost accounting, managerial accounting, financial statement analysis, corporate governance, advanced cost accounting, advanced managerial accounting, and advanced financial accounting both in undergraduate and graduate level as well as both in-class and online sections. His main research avenues center around management accounting, corporate reporting, sustainability reporting, and corporate governance. His research has led to more than 50 publications in journals, books, book chapters in collaboration with overseas researchers. His major contribution to the profession is that he acts as ad-hoc reviewer of more than 20 peer reviewed journals. He has the experience of supervising and mentoring graduate students to the completion of their thesis and producing publications with them. He is interested in working with diverse populations in multicultural environments. In addition to having worked at several universities in his home country, Turkey; he has very interesting international experience. He has worked in Kuwait as full time professor, and has also been visiting professor in Poland and Hungary.

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Kilic, M., Uyar, A., & Karaman, A. S. (2019). What impacts sustainability reporting in the global aviation industry? An institutional perspective. Transport Policy, 79, 54-65.
Uyar, A., Elbardan, H., & Yamen, A. (2019). Drivers of convergence/divergence of corporate governance codes of MENA countries. International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 13(3), 217-243.
Kuzey, C., Uyar, A., & Delen, D. (2019). Investigation of Factors Influencing Cost System Functionality Using Machine Learning Technique. International Journal of Accounting & Information Management, 27(1), 27-55.
Kilic, M., Uyar, A., & Koseoglu, M.A. (2019). Co-Authorship Network Analysis in Accounting Discipline. Australian Accounting Review, 29(1), 235-251.
Uyar, A., Boyar, E., & Kuzey, C. (2018). Does Social Media Enhance Firm Value? Evidence from Turkish Firms Using Three Social Media Metrics. The Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation, 21(2), 131-142.
Karaman, A. S., Kilic, M., & Uyar, A. (2018). Sustainability reporting in the aviation industry: worldwide evidence. Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal, 9(4), 362-391.
Yamen, A., Allam, A., Bani-Mustafa, A., & Uyar, A. (2018). Impact of institutional environment quality on tax evasion: A comparative investigation of old versus new EU members. Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, 32, 17-29.
Benkraiem, R., Hamrouni, A., Miloudi, A., & Uyar, A. (2018). Access to Finance for French Firms: Do boardroom attributes matter?. Economics Bulletin, 38(3), 1267-1278.
Sakunasingha, B., Jiraporn, P., & Uyar, A. (2018). Which CSR activities are more consequential? Evidence from the Great Recession. Finance Research Letters, 27, 161-168.
Nizaeva, M., & Uyar, A. (2017). Corporate governance codes of Eurasian Economic Union countries: a comparative investigation. Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society, 17(4), 748-769.
Uyar, A., & Güngörmüş, A. H. (2017). Investigation of internal and external factors causing unethical behavior of accounting professionals. In Sustainability and Management (pp. 97-108). Routledge.
Uyar, A., & Taskinsoy, J. (2017). Sustainability reporting in the airline industry: the case of Turkish Airlines. In Sustainability and Management (pp. 126-144). Routledge.
Kuzey, C., & Uyar, A. (2017). Determinants of sustainability reporting and its impact on firm value: Evidence from the emerging market of Turkey. Journal of Cleaner Production, 143, 27-39.
Kilic, M., & Uyar, A. (2017). Adoption process of IFRS for SMEs in Turkey: Insights from academics and accountants. Accounting and Management Information Systems, 16(2), 313-339.
Uyar, A., Gungormus, A. H., & Kuzey, C. (2017). Impact of the Accounting Information System on Corporate Governance: Evidence from Turkish Non-Listed Companies. Australasian Accounting, Business and Finance Journal, 11(1), 9-27.
Uyar, A. (2017). Stand‐Alone Sustainability Reporting Practices in an Emerging Market: A Longitudinal Investigation. Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, 28(2), 62-70.
Uyar, A., & Kuzey, C. (2016). Does management accounting mediate the relationship between cost system design and performance?. Advances in Accounting, 35, 170-176.