After previous visiting positions at the University of Melbourne, Dr. Naomi Soderstrom joins the Department of Accounting full time. Naomi has received her PhD in Accounting and Information Systems from Northwestern University. Her primary research areas are managerial accounting and environmental accounting. Naomi's work has appeared in major journals including Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, Journal of the American Medical Association, Review of Accounting Studies, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, and Journal of Accounting and Public Policy in the U.S. and Accounting Organizations and Society and the European Accounting Review in Europe. She is on the editorial boards of five journals and a member of professional organisations and academic societies such as, the American Accounting Association, Institute of Management Accountants, Phi Beta Kappa and Beta Gamma Sigma. Prior to joining the University of Melbourne, Dr. Soderstrom taught at the University of Colorado at Boulder, the University of Washington and the University of Colorado at Denver. Naomi was also the visiting Professor at IE Business School (Madrid, Spain), the University of Mannheim (Mannheim, Germany) and the Stuttgart Institute of Management and Technology.