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Dr. Cevdet Kizil is an Accounting Professor in Istanbul and current President and founder of the Turkey Local Chapter of TheIIC.  Dr. Kizil presently serves as Associate Professor in the Department of Management at Istanbul Medeniyet University where he teaches various accounting courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

He graduated from Istanbul University with a degree in Business Administration before coming to the United States where he earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) and M.S. Organizational Leadership degrees from Southern New Hampshire University.

Dr. Kizil was invited to Delta Mu Delta (DMD) International Honor Society in Business Administration for recognition of high scholastic attainment after earning his M.S. degree and was also awarded full (100%) scholarship for the Finance and Banking Ph.D. Program of Kadir Has University where he was awarded his doctorate.

Dr. Kizil is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA), Certified Controls Specialist (CCS), ISO27001 Lead Auditor and ISO9001 Lead Auditor.

Dr. Kizil has several published books and articles in Turkey and internationally. His articles had also been published by popular business/management journals such as Harvard Business Review, Marketing Turkiye and PERYÖN. Several articles of Dr. Kizil were also published by Haber Turk Newspaper through 2009-2011.

He currently serves as the reviewer and editorial board member of several scientific journals. One of the international projects he participated titled "Coming Home: Reverse Migration of Entrepreneurs and Academics in India and Turkey in Light of the Chinese Experience" is funded by Research Grant Council (RGC) of Hong Kong. He has also agreed to serve as a co-editor of several publications of TheIIC including TheIIC e-Magazine and the Internal Controls Case Study book.

Dr. Kizil earned Best Publication Performance award in Yalova University (2013 and 2014), Excellence in Teaching Award in Yalova University (2013 and 2014), Appreciation Plaque and Certificate for Outstanding Performance as the Vice Department Chairman in Yalova University (2014), Erasmus Teaching Mobility Scholarship Award (2013 and 2012), World Academy of Social Sciences Best Paper Award (2012), Republic of Turkey The Land Forces Commandership Superior Service-Appreciation Award (2006), chess championship medals and plaques in Southern New Hampshire University, İstanbul University Faculty of Economics Business Administration Department and Yalova University.

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