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Elisa Zuliani

Elisa Zuliani

Elisa Zuliani

Full Professor, Teaching Stream
Academic Director, Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting




Elisa Zuliani is the Academic Director, Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting Program and a Full Professor -Teaching Stream in Accounting at Rotman. She is a Chartered Profession Accountant (CA, CPA) who has worked in both public practice and within industry. Her teaching focuses on financial and managerial in undergraduate and graduate programs. Her area of specialty is Integrated Case Analysis that focuses on all aspects of accounting using the competency based evaluation approach which is used extensively in professional examinations. Elisa has taught for the ICAO School of Accountancy and continues to teach in CPA Ontario's Professional Education (PEP) program.  Elisa  has marked professional accounting examinations.

Academic Positions

  • 1991-Present

    Lecturer of Accounting, Faculty of Management, University of Toronto

Non-Academic Positions

  • 1994 - 2001

    Tax/Treasury Manager, Honeywell Limited

  • 1990 - 1994

    Tax Manager, Cadillac Fairview

  • 1986- 1990

    Manager, KPMG

Research and Teaching Interests

Teaches courses in Financial Accounting I, Financial Accounting II, Management Accounting II, Management Control, Critical Thinking & Analysis

Honors and Awards

  • 2007 - present

    Teaching Awards (based on student evaluations), Rotman School of Management - University of Toronto

  • 2020

    Roger Martin Award for Excellence in Teaching, Rotman School of Management

  • 2004

    Recognition Award - Commerce Student Association, University of Toronto

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • Ontario Institute of Chartered Accountants

  • Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants

Academic / Professional Service

  • 2015 - present

    Facilitator ( Marker) - PEP , CPA Canada, CPAO

  • 2015 - present

    Session Leader - PEP, CPA Canada, CPAO

  • 2002 - present

    Advisory Board Member, ICAO/Rotman Center for Innovation in Accounting Education

  • 2002 - Present

    Seminar Leader, ICAO School of Accountancy

  • 1989 - 2004

    Marker, ICAO School of Accountancy

  • 1989 - 2015

    Marker, National Accounting firms