Heidi H Meier, DBA, CPA
 Title: Interim Dean & Professor
 Dept: College of Business, Dean's Office
 Office: BU 420
 Phone: 216-687-3786,  216-687-4757
 Email: H.MEIER@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. BU 420, Cleveland, OH 44115

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D.B.A., Accounting, Kent State University, 1987
M.B.A., Finance, Cleveland State University, 1982
B.A., Sociology, Carlow College, 1977
Brief Bio:
Heidi Hylton Meier is Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Student Affairs in the College of Business and previously served as the Chair of the Department of Accounting. She is a Fulbright Specialist and a CPA in the State of Ohio.  She teaches managerial and financial accounting, and is an expert in the area of auditing. Her research has been published in Financial Management, Accounting and Business Research, Journal of International Auditing, Research in Accounting Regulation, The Accounting Educators' Journal, Journal of International Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation, Journal of Emerging Markets, and Internal Auditor. In addition, she has conducted seminars for the Institute of Internal Auditors, the Ohio Society of CPAs, the City of Akron, and other private and professional organizations.
Honors and Awards:
Faculty Fellowship Program to Israel
Jewish National Fund
May 2022

Lifetime Achievement Award
Institute of Internal Auditors
Northeast Ohio Chapter

Fulbright Specialist
Nagindas Khandwala College, Mumbai India

Outstanding Accounting Professor
Beta Alpha Psi,Cleveland State University

Outstanding Ohio Accounting Educator
Ohio Society of CPAs and the American Accounting Association

Faculty Recognition Award
Becker CPA Review

Legacy Award for Outstanding Teaching
College of Business Administration, Cleveland State University

Distinguished Research Award
Allied Academies

Outstanding Contributions in Academia and Leadership
Northeastern Ohio Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors

Outstanding Teacher
Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education

Distinguished Faculty Award
Cleveland State University
Research Interests:
Corporate Governance
Internal and External Auditing
Accounting Education
Named Professorships
Teaching Areas:
Financial and Managerial Accounting
Internal Auditing
Advanced Auditing
Professional Affiliations:
Institute of Internal Auditors
Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
American Accounting Association
Professional Experience:
Cleveland State University, Chair, Department of Accounting, 2015-2022

Cleveland State University, Coordinator, Department of Accounting and Director, Masters of Accountancy Program, 2014 -2015
Cleveland State University, Professor, 2003-

Cleveland State University, Associate Professor, 1992-2003

Cleveland State University, Fiscal Officer, Director DBA Program, 1996-2000

Cleveland State University, Interim Associate Dean, Director DBA Program, 1994-1996

Cleveland State University, Director, Doctor of Business Administration Program, 1992-1994

Cleveland State University, Assistant Professor, 1986-1992

Kent State University, Teaching Fellow, 1982-1986

Cleveland State University, Research Assistant, 1981-1982

Sea World of Ohio, Assistant Sales Manager, 1976-1981
University Service:
College of Business
Beta Gamma Sigma
Student Organization Advisor

Cleveland State University
Faculty Senate

Cleveland State University
Academic Steering Committee

Cleveland State University
University Distinguished Awards Selection Committee
Committee Member

Faculty Affairs Committee
Committee Member

Cleveland State University
CSU/ Institute of Internal Auditors
Program Coordinator
Endorsed Internal Audit Program Coordinator

Personnel Review Committee
Committee Member
Professional Service:
Institute of Internal Auditor, Northeast Ohio Chapter, Board of Governors
Cleveland Metropolitan School District, Audit Committee Member
Ohio Society of CPAs, Cleveland Chapter, Former Vice President, Board Member
Community Service:
Alumni Association President
Carlow University, Pittsburgh, PA

Alumni Association Officer
Oakland Catholic High School, Pittsburgh, PA
Research Grants:
Center for Teaching and Learning, CSU, Develop an on-line Advanced Auditing course
Status: Funded
Heidi H. Meier Principal

University Center for Teaching and Learning, CSU, Develop on-line Internal Auditing course
Status: Funded
Heidi H. Meier Principal

Short Course Admissions Program, Government of Indonesia
Organized and administered a Short Course Admissions Program, for 30 Accounting Instructors from Indonesia.
Status: Funded
Heidi H. Meier Principal