Qi "Susie" Duong, Ph.D., CMA, CPA, CIA, EA
Senior Director, Research and Thought Leadership
Qi “Susie” Duong is IMA’s senior director of research and thought leadership. She began her journey at IMA as a director of research, conducting research for the betterment of the accounting and finance profession. In her current leadership role, Susie oversees IMA’s research agenda, focusing on delivering cutting-edge thought leadership research and developing actionable solutions for the profession. She has taken on other roles at IMA, such as managing editor of the IMA Educational Case Journal (IECJ®) and liaison to the IMA Research Foundation and the IMA Committee on Academic Relations. Prior to joining IMA, Susie has served as an accounting professor in the United States and Singapore. Additionally, she has accumulated experience in public accounting and in the professional education sector.
Susie holds a Ph.D. in accounting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an M.Phil. in accounting from the University of Hong Kong, and a BBA in accounting from Fudan University, China. She is also a CMA, a CPA, a CIA (Certified Internal Auditor), and an EA (Enrolled Agent).