Miklos A. Vasarhelyi Ph.D.

KPMG Distinguished Professor of AIS, Director RARC/CARLAB

Professor Miklos A. Vasarhelyi is the KPMG Distinguished Professor of Accounting Information Systems and serves as Director of the Rutgers Accounting Research Center (RARC) & Continuous Auditing & Reporting Lab (CAR Lab).
     He is credited with developing the original continuous audit application and is the leading researcher in this field. At Rutgers Business School, Professor Vasarhelyi heads the Continuous Auditing and Reporting Laboratory, which is working on projects for such leading companies as Siemens, KPMG, Procter & Gamble, AICPA, CA Technologies and Brazil’s Itau-Unibanco. He also serves as a technology consultant for AT&T Laboratories.

Vasarhelyi, who received his Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from UCLA, has published more than 200 journal articles, 20 books, and directed over 30 Ph.D. theses.  He is the editor of the Artificial Intelligence in Accounting and Auditing series and the Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting.
The professor also has taught executive programs on electronic commerce to many large international organizations, including GE, J&J, Eli Lilly, Baxter, ADL, Volvo, Siemens, Chase Bank, and AT&T.

Education:

M.B.A., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
B.S., Economics, State University of Guanabara
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:

5405 T.M., Continuous Auditing (co-author)