Schulich’s Marcia Annisette to be Recognized as University Professor

Marcia Annisette Professor of Accounting
Marcia Annisette

Marcia Annisette will receive the honour of University Professor during the Schulich School of Business Convocation Ceremony on Friday, June 23rd. A University Professor is a faculty member of York University who has been recognized for extraordinary contributions to scholarship, teaching and participation in university life.

Annisette previously served as Associate Dean, Students and director of Schulich’s Master of Accounting program, and was previously the School’s Associate Dean, Academic. Nominated by Schulich Dean Detlev Zwick, Annisette is noted for having made extraordinary contributions to the University through her service, teaching and research.

“Marcia is an outstanding scholar, teacher and administrator who has attained international recognition for her research and who has made important and lasting contributions to our institution,” said Dean Zwick. “She has excelled in all dimensions and has done so with remarkable energy, enthusiasm, and dedication. On behalf of the entire Schulich community, we extend our sincere congratulations for a truly well-deserved honour.”

“It is an honour to be awarded the University Professorship,” said Annisette. “Academic service has given me the privilege to work with the most talented and committed faculty and staff at Schulich and across the University. This rich variety of high-quality encounters has only served to enhance my own effectiveness as a teacher and as a scholar. I am particularly indebted to Schulich Dean Emeritus Dezsö Horváth and Dean Detlev Zwick for giving me the opportunity and privilege to serve.”