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Catherine Barrette

Catherine Barrette

Catherine Barrette

Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Director, Rotman Commerce


McGill University - Chartered Accountant Program Montreal, CAN
Graduate Degree in Public Accountancy

McGill University - School of Management Montreal, CAN
B.Com. in Public Accountancy
Recognition: Graduated with Honours


Catherine is an Associate Professor, Teaching Stream, and she teaches courses on various topics in Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting and Governance.  Catherine was recently appointed Director of the Rotman Commerce Program. She is also actively involved in the Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting and has worked closely with CPA Canada over the years to develop content for their PEP programs and mark the professional exams.

Academic Positions

  • 2022

    Director of the Rotman Commerce Program, Rotman School of Management

  • 2016

    Assistant Professor - Teaching Stream, Rotman School of Management

  • 2008-2011

    Faculty Lecturer in Accounting and GDPA Director, McGill University

Non-Academic Positions

  • 2007

    Senior Accountant - Accounting Policy, CGI

  • 2004-2007

    Auditor, KPMG Montreal

Research and Teaching Interests

Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Assurance and Governance

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • CPA Canada