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Accounting and Finance Lecturer wins CIMA Excellence Award

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants distinguishes Dr Lana Liu for her outstanding contribution to the accounting profession

Newcastle University Business School is proud to announce that Dr Lana Liu has won a CIMA Teaching Excellence Award – Global Silver at the first-ever CIMA Excellence Awards virtual ceremony on 11 December 2020. This award recognises CIMA lecturers who are actively engaged with CIMA students and enhanced their learning experience. 

The CIMA Excellence Awards celebrate outstanding academic partners, tuition providers and students who have made significant contributions to the accounting profession and the Institute over the past year. These awards highlight the high-quality of teaching, research, and learning in accounting education across the world. 

Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, Chief Executive – Management Accounting at The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, commented: 

“The CIMA Excellence Awards honour institutions and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the accounting profession and worked tirelessly to enrich their students, providing them with the best possible education and prepare the next generation of accounting professionals. The CIMA Teaching Excellence Award - Global Silver received by Dr Lana Liu is a true testament of her commitment and dedication to building the future of our profession.”

Sponsored by the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, the global accounting organisation formed by CIMA and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the CIMA Excellence Awards will be presented annually to those who have made a difference to the global accounting community, and proactively supported their students towards earning their Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, the most widely held management accounting designation in the world.

Visit the CIMA website for a complete list of the 2020 CIMA Excellence Awards winners. 

Dr Lana Liu

published on: 18 December 2020