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Christine Gimbar

  • Associate Professor
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  • School of Accountancy & MIS
  • (312) 362-7297
  • 1 E. Jackson Blvd.
    DePaul Center 6050
    Chicago, IL 60604

Academic Degrees

PhD, Accounting & Information Systems, Virginia Tech
MAcc, Accounting & Information Systems, Virginia Tech
BS, Accounting, University of Scranton

Professional Certifications

Certified Public Accountant


Christine Gimbar recently graduated from Virginia Tech's Pamplin College of Business with a doctoral degree in accounting and information systems. Gimbar holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Scranton and a master's of accounting from Virginia Tech. After obtaining her undergraduate degree, Gimbar worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York, New York, and McLean, Virginia where she gained extensive audit experience as a manager on large, public clients in the entertainment, media and hospitality markets. Gimbar is a licensed CPA in New York and Virginia.

Since returning to academia, Gimbar's research interests include various aspects of audit quality, such as auditor-client interactions, the audit review process and fraud identification. Her research has been published in The Accounting Review, Behavior​al Research in Accounting, Current Issues in Auditing, Managerial Auditing Journal and the International Journal of Auditing. Her teaching interests and experiences include auditing and financial accounting.