BHABATOSH BANERJEE, M.Com., Ph.D., FCMA, is former Professor of Commerce, and Dean of Commerce, Social Welfare and Business Management, University of Calcutta. He has 42 years’ experience of teaching and research at the postgraduate level including two years in the USA (1995–1997) as a Visiting Professor of Accountancy in Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J., New Jersey Institute of Technology, and DePaul University, Chicago, USA. Also, he has been a Guest Faculty at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta during 2009–2014. Earlier, Dr. Banerjee worked as a Director of Research (1984–1985) at the Institute of Cost Accountants of India.
Recipient of International Educator Award (2006) from Indian Accounting Association (IAA), International Dedicated Service Award (2011) from IAAER, Eminent Teacher Award (2013) from Calcutta University, Outstanding Researcher Award (2018) from IAA Research Foundation, Dr. Banerjee attended 42 International Conferences abroad and offered seminar to 35 foreign universities. Apart from publishing over 100 articles in several reputed journals in India and abroad, he has also published several research books (including two UGC major research projects) on education and accounting, which brought international appreciation. He is also the author of several textbooks, viz. Cost Accounting (14th ed.), Financial Policy and Management Accounting (9th ed.) and Fundamentals of Financial Management (2nd ed.). Cost Accounting has been in circulation since 1972.