Ricardo Lopes Cardoso

Senior Lecturer

I have extensive experience in teaching, research, and technical consulting in the field of Accounting, working in both the public and private sectors. In addition, I have actively participated in important corporate governance bodies, serving as a member of the fiscal council of a publicly traded company, audit committee of a state-owned enterprise, and fiscal council of a nonprofit organization. My work also includes independent consulting for internationally renowned institutions such as the World Bank, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation.

Educational Background 

  • PhD in Controllership and Accountancy (FEA/USP); 
  • Master’s in Accountancy (FAF/UERJ); 
  • Bachelor’s in Accountancy (Moraes Júnior); 
  • Bachelor’s in Law (UNESA).  

Research Projects for Government Agencies 

  • Research Productivity Grant awarded by the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) –2 (March/2023 - February/2026).   

Research Interests 

  • Judgment and Decision Making in Accounting 
  • Application of Data Analytics in Accounting 
  • Relevance of Accounting Information 
  • Impression Management 
  • Relevance of Accounting Information 


  • Undergraduation
  • MSc&PhD
  • Professional Master in Business Administration (MEX)
  • Professional Master in Public Administration (MAP)
  • Professional Master in Management (MiM)


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