Faculty Directory
Martin Leibowitz


Joseph Kerzner Chair in Accounting; Associate Professor of Accounting

PhD, Columbia University, 1997
MPhil, Columbia University, 1996
BS, Pennsylvania State University, 1971

Dr. Martin Leibowitz, CPA (NY, NJ), has been a full-time faculty member of the Syms School of Business at Yeshiva University since 1995. He holds the Joseph Kerzner Chair in Accounting and has received the school’s professor of the year award multiple times. He was a CPA in public practice for 18 years, including as audit manager for Coopers & Lybrand (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers) and head of his own firm, prior to PhD studies at Columbia University.

Dr. Leibowitz's primary teaching and research interests are in the areas of auditing, financial accounting, accounting education, and capital markets.

Dr. Leibowitz has published in the Journal of Financial Statement Analysis, Issues in Accounting Education, and the Journal of Accountancy.


Wilf campus - Belfer Hall

Beren campus - 215 Lexington Ave


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Spring 2018
Accounting Principles II
ACC 1002H


Principles of Auditing
ACC 3601


Fall 2017
Accounting Principles I
ACC 1001H


Advanced Accounting
ACC 3201


Spring 2017
Principles of Auditing
ACC 3601