christieChristie L. Comunale, Ph.D., CPA
Associate Professor
School of Professional Accountancy
College of Management
Long Island University- C.W. Post Campus
720 Northern Blvd
Brookville, New York 11548-1300
Phone: 516 299-2366 Fax: 516 299-2297

 

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ABOUT DR. COMUNALE

Dr. Christie L. Comunale joined Long Island University – C.W. Post Campus in the fall of 1999 after completion of her Ph.D. at the University of South Florida. She received her B.S. and MBA from Loyola University Maryland. Dr. Comunale is a licensed CPA in Maryland and worked as an auditor at Coopers & Lybrand in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

Teaching: Dr. Comunale teaches Principles of Financial Accounting, Principles of Managerial Accounting, External Reporting I and II, and Corporate Financial Reporting. In 2005, Dr. Comunale received the David Newton Award for Excellence in Teaching, the University’s highest honor for teaching. In 2004, she received the Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year Award.

 

Research: Dr. Comunale is an award-winning researcher in the areas of audit judgment and decision making and the efficiency and effectiveness of the audit process. She has presented her research at American Accounting Association meetings and has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals including: Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research, Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, The CPA Journal, Internal Auditing, Managerial Auditing Journal, Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, The Database for Advances in Information Systems, Journal of Educational Technology Systems, Journal of Case Studies in Accreditation and Assessment, Journal of Business Disciplines, Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations, and Advances in Accounting Education.

 

Service: Since 1999, Dr. Comunale has served as advisor to Long Island University – C.W. Post Campus’s Accounting Society and Beta Alpha Psi Chapter – Kappa Omicron. For seven consecutive years, Long Island University’s Beta Alpha Psi chapter has received Superior Status, the highest ranking of a Chapter. In 2004, Dr. Comunale received the College of Management Recognition Award for Excellence in Service. She has served on the Executive Board of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants – Suffolk Chapter and is former Chair of its Young CPA Committee.

INTERESTING LINKS

*      AMERICAN ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATION (AAA)

*      AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS (AICPA)

*      FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING STANDARDS BOARD (FASB)

*      NEW YORK STATE SOCIETY OF CPAs (NYSSCPA)

*      SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (SEC)

*      LIU – OFFICE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

*      LIU - C.W. POST CAMPUS – CENTER FOR BUSINESS RESEARCH