Anne Fortin (PhD in accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) is a full professor at Université du Québec à Montréal, where she has overseen the accounting certificates program since June 2011. She joined the faculty of the accounting department (École des sciences de la gestion) in 1983. She served as president of the Canadian Academic Accounting Association in 2000–2001.
Her research is focused on the roles of stakeholders in setting accounting standards, decision-making by accounting information users, information technology governance, innovation, corporate dividends policies, corporate social responsibility and sustainable development and accounting student skills development and retention.
She has published in many journals, including Accounting, Organizations and Society, Contemporary Accounting Research, Qualitative Research in Accounting and Management, Accounting and Business Research, Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research, International Journal of Managerial Finance, Journal of Family Business Strategy, Journal of Information Systems, Information Systems Management, Journal of Management and Governance, Australian Accounting Review, Advances in International Accounting, Accounting Education: An International Journal, Accounting Perspectives and Comptabilité, Contrôle, Audit.