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Bruce Millar

Contract Instructor, Accounting
    Department:Sprott School of Business
    Degrees:BA (Royal Military College of Canada) , MBA (Université du Québec à Montréal). Chartered Professional Accountant, fellowships with the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) and the Institute of Canadian Bankers (FICB).


    I have enjoyed a diversified career as an executive in the public service; gaining experience in the areas of strategic, operational and financial risk management, international trade financing, investing, strategic planning, leadership and governance.

    In addition to my professional background, I have also taught university and college courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels, in financial and managerial accounting, corporate finance and investing. I currently teach with the business schools at Algonquin College, Carleton University, Nipissing University, and the University of Ottawa. I also facilitate in the CPA Professional Education Program (facilitating Core One & Two, Financing, and Capstone One & Two) and facilitated in the CMA Strategic Leadership Program for ten years prior to amalgamation of the accounting bodies.

    Research Interests:

    • Corporate Governance and the role of Board members in promoting ethical business standards and practices in not for profit organizations
    • The efficacy of Corporate Social Responsibility reporting, in the context of overall Corporate reporting
    • Behavioural finance within the context of corporate finance and investing
    • Ethics