Roszaini Haniffa is professor of accounting at the Bradford University School of Management, where she is also head of the accounting and finance group. Prior to joining Bradford she taught at Exeter University, where she received her PhD. She has also taught professional and academic courses in accounting and finance at several higher education institutions in Malaysia. Her research interests focus on corporate governance, voluntary disclosure, corporate social and environmental reporting, auditing, business ethics, international accounting, and the Islamic perspective on accounting. Professor Haniffa is moderator and examiner for the Association of International Accountants and the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance. She is also the joint editor of a newly launched specialist journal, the Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research (JIABR) and is a member of several other editorial boards. She was included in the Muslim Women Power List 2009 of the UK Equality and Human Rights Commission.