Irfan Bora

Title: 
Director, Rutgers Master's Program in Governmental Accounting
Organization: 
Rutgers Business School
Bio: 

Professor Irfan Bora currently serves as the Program Director of the Rutgers Master’s Degree Program in Governmental Accounting. The Program which is the first of its kind in the nation, offers an advanced degree in government financial management, accounting and auditing through a unique online 30-credit program. Professor Bora teaches courses in Governmental Accounting and Auditing and also in the area of Design and Development of Information Systems.

Prior to his current position at Rutgers, Professor Bora served as the Director of Finance & Management and Chief Financial Officer at the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC). His primary areas of responsibilities included overseeing the Commission’s financial operations, including its investment and treasury management programs as well as directing the Commission’s information systems area.

Professor Bora graduated from Rutgers in Accounting from where he also earned his MBA. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) and serves as an advisor to the GFOA’s Committee on Auditing, Accounting and Financial Reporting.