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Dr. Madeline Trimble

Associate Professor
Accounting
Office
State Farm Hall of Business - SFH 228
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Biography

Madeline Trimble has been a professor at Illinois State University since 2016. Additionally, she currently serves as the Director of Graduate Accounting Programs. She received her Doctorate from the University of Mannheim in Mannheim, Germany and her Bachelors of Science in accounting from Eastern Illinois University. Her current research focus is on the progress of global IFRS adoption and its associated financial reporting effects. She teaches Intermediate Accounting, International Accounting, and Ethics courses and serves as a faculty advisor for ISU’s chapter of Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA). She currently serves as a national executive board member of AFWA.

Current Courses

131.001Financial Accounting

236.001Ethics and Leadership for Accountants

Teaching Interests & Areas

International Accounting; Financial Accounting; Ethics; Leadership Development

PhD Accounting

University of Mannheim (Germany)
Mannheim, Germany

BS Accounting

Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, Illinois

ISU Impact Award

Illinois State University
2021

Manahan Family Award for Teaching Excellence in Business

Illinois State University
2021

Oustanding Teaching Initiative Award

Illinois State University
2020

Women Who Count - Academic Award

Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance (AFWA)
2020

Wisdom's Torch Teaching & Learning Award

Illinois State University - College of Business
2019

Professor of the Year

Student Accounting Society
2018

Wisdom's Torch Teaching & Learning Award

Illinois State University - College of Business
2018

Fachschaftslehrpreis ("Student Council Teaching Award")

University of Mannheim
2013

Accounting Advisory Board Graduate Scholarship

Eastern Illinois University
2011

Doctoral Fellowship

University of Mannheim
2011

Journal Article

Song, X., & Trimble, M. The Historical and Current Status of Global IFRS Adoption: Obstacles and Opportunities for Researchers. International Journal Of Accounting 57.2 (2022): 1-37.
Johnston, J., Guidry, R., & Trimble, M. Temporal Changes in the Value Relevance of Analysts' Forecasts. Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance 32.2 (2021): 7-21.
Mocadlo, R., Rich, J., Trimble, M., & Zhou, Y. Fostering Intrinsic Motivational Orientation: A Cost-Effective Method for Encouraging Audit Staff to Speak Up. Current Issues in Auditing 14.2 (2020): 9-18.
Ren, Y., Sankara, J., & Trimble, M. The Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act's Repatriation Tax on Financial Statements. The CPA Journal (2020)
Trimble, M. A Reinvestigation into Accounting Quality following Global IFRS Adoption: Evidence via Earnings Distributions. Journal Of International Accounting Auditing & Taxation 33.1 (2018): 18-39.

Other

Trimble, M. Help students embrace emerging technologies. Journal Of Accountancy (2019)

Presentations

Early Evidence of the Effect of ASU 2017-12 on Derivative Disclosure Compliance. American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting,. American Accounting Association (AAA). (2022)
Establishing Credibility Early in Your Career. Women Who Count Conference. Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance (AFWA). (2021)
Fun and Games: Teaching Career Skills Through Play. Illinois Business Educator Association (IBEA) Fall Conference. Illinois Business Educator Association (IBEA). (2021)
The Historical and Current Status of Global IFRS Adoption. American Accounting Association Midwest Meeting. (2019)
A Reinvestigation into Accounting Quality Following Global IFRS Adoption: Evidence via Earnings Distributions. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting. (2017)
Politically Connected Firms and Effective IFRS Adoption. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting. (2016)
The Impact of Supporting Infrastructure and IFRS Adoption on Reporting Quality in Developing Countries. European Accounting Association Annual Congress - PhD Colloquium. (2014)

Grants & Contracts

New Faculty Startup Support Grant. Office of Research and Graduate Studies (Illinois State University). Illinois State University. (2016)