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Irene Wiecek

Irene Wiecek

Professor, Teaching Stream, Accounting Area, Department of Management, University of Toronto Mississauga


BComm, University of Toronto


Irene Wiecek is a Professor, Teaching Stream, Accounting Area and Associate Director of the Master of Management and Professional Accounting Program in the Department of Management at the University of Toronto Mississauga, with a cross-appointment to the Accounting area at Rotman, where she is Director and Founder of the ICAO/Rotman Centre for Innovation in Accounting Education.  She is the co-author of Intermediate Accounting (Kieso et al) and the IFRS Primer: International GAAP Basics - both Canadian and U.S. editions (with Nickie Young). At the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, she directs and develops material for the IFRS Immersion courses for practising accountants. Her expertise lies in the area of IFRS and professional accounting education.


Academic Positions

  • 1989-Present

    Various - currently Senior Lecturer of Accounting , University of Toronto

Non-Academic Positions

  • 1979-Present

    Consultant in educational matters, CPA Canada/Ontario (CICA, ICAO, other)

Selected Publications - Books and Chapters

  • Intermediate Accounting

    Kieso, Weygandt, Warfield, Young, Wiecek,McConomy

    John Wiley and Sons Canada

    Issue:6th - 10th Canadian editions


  • IFRS Primer: International GAAP Basics

    Wiecek and Young

    John Wiley and Sons Canada

    Issue:First edition


  • IFRS Primer: International GAAP Basics U.S.

    Wiecek and Young

    John Wiley and Sons U.S.

    Issue:First edition


Research and Teaching Interests

International Financial Reporting Standards, Integrative decision making, Integrative educational models, Use of multiple intelligence theory in accounting education, Education of professional accountants.

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • CPA Ontario

  • CPA Canada

Academic / Professional Service

  • Various search and other committees,

  • President - UTM Faculty Club,

  • Associate Director MMPA Program,

  • Co-Director CPA/Rotman Centre for Innovation in Accounting Education,

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