Dr. Antoinette Smith, a Professor and Worlds Ahead faculty member of the School of Accounting in the College of Business. She also served as a Faculty Fellow in FIU's Office to Advance Women, Equity & Diversity (AWED). She holds a PhD. in Accounting from the University of South Florida. In 2017, Dr. Smith was recognized as one of Miami's Top Black Educators of 2017 by Legacy Miami. In 2016, she was accepted into FIU's inaugural Presidential Leadership Program. Dr. Smith is the author of two self-help books, as well as numerous articles that have been widely published in premier journals such as The Accounting Review, Decision Sciences, Journal of Information Systems, Accounting Horizons, and Journal of Behavioral Finance. In 2017, her research was featured in the Wall Street Journal. Dr. Smith was the brainchild behind FIU’s 1st Accounting Bridge Program, South Florida's 1st Accounting Behavioral Research Symposium, and South Florida Teaching and Leadership Excellence Conference. She teaches undergraduate accounting information systems, and graduate forensic accounting and information systems auditing courses. Her passion to educate and inspire transcends FIU boundaries into Miami-Dade and Broward communities. Prior to her academia career, Dr. Smith left a successful career at the Air Force Audit Agency, Central Intelligence Agency, Eason Lawson & Westphal, and NASA Langley Research Center, specializing in financial, IT, and government audits, fraud detection, and information systems.
Accounting and Information Systems; Audit and Internal Controls; Data Analytics; Health; Information Systems Management