Ana Isabel Lopes, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Financial Accounting at Lisbon University Institute (ISCTE-IUL) and a researcher at BRU/UNIDE, in Lisbon (Portugal). She has experience in teaching in doctoral programs, masters, programs for executive education, and undergraduate programs, engaging in courses related with financial accounting and business reporting, management control in multinationals, and consolidated financial statements. Currently, she is coordinating the MSc program in Accounting and she is the executive director of the post-graduation in Advanced Financial Accounting. She also supervises master students' dissertations and she is furthermore active in presenting conference papers in international congresses. Her research interests cover international financial reporting, integrated and financial accounting, business combinations, and corporate governance. Ana Isabel has published in academic journals such as 'Australian Journal of Management', 'Accounting Education', 'Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting' and 'Journal of Economics and Business'.