Mahfuja is Associate Professor of Accounting at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA. She received her Ph.D. degree in accounting from Boston University, an MBA in international finance from Brandeis University and BBA in finance and banking from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She teaches undergraduate and graduate students in core and advanced level accounting courses. Mahfuja’s research interests lie in the realms of financial accounting. In particular, she’s interested in corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, earnings management, executive compensation, financial analysts and financial and non-financial disclosures related research.