Elizabeth Hicks is a tenured associate professor in the Department of Business and Tourism, at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, where she specializes in accounting and taxation.
Elizabeth has worked as a professional accountant for many years. She is a Chartered Accountant and a Trust and Estate Practitioner holding a BBA from the University of New Brunswick and MBA from Saint Mary’s University.
Elizabeth is Treasurer and Board member of The Association of Nonprofits and Social Economy Research (ANSER) (since its inception in 2009), a Board member of the Centre of Excellence in Accounting and Reporting for Co-operatives (since its inception in 2007), and a member of the Professional Development Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia (since 1997).
She was a past member of the Management Board for the Centre for Women in Business and chaired the Management Board from 2004 to 2007. She was also president and founder of the Uniacke Estate Entrepreneurship and Educational Society (UEEES) from 1996 – 2002.
For a detailed information about Prof. Hick's research, teaching and service, see her Detailed Profile.