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International Journal of Computer Auditing
(An Official Journal for International Computer Auditing Education Association)
Editor-in-Chief : Shi-Ming Jack Huang and Tawei David Wang

This journal aims to provide a multidisciplinary platform for the advancement of knowledge in the areas of Computer Auditing. All business activity is goal-oriented, but risky; and all business people are accountable to someone for their actions and for the consequences of their behaviour. Yet, traditional financial accountability is understood as assertions by management about financial success or failure and not sufficiently believable or transparent.

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ISSN 2562-9980 (Print)
ISSN 2562-9999 (Online)



Professionals, academics and researchers


The journal publishes original and review papers, technical reports, and case studies using both quantitative and qualitative modelling techniques in business assurance research. Contribution may be by submission or invitation, and suggestions for special issues and publications are welcome.


Papers are solicited that address these issues from an empirical and/or conceptual point of view. Possible topics of interest include (but are not limited to):

  1. Digital Business: Innovation, Strategy and Governance
  2. Emergence Technology on Auditing
  3. Continuous Auditing and Monitoring
  4. Enterprise Risk Management
  5. IT Governance/ Data Governance
  6. Information Systems Auditing and Control
  7. Security Management for Information Systems
  8. Compliance & Legal: AML, Anti-Bribery and Regulatory Compliance
  9. Modern Accounting Education: Accounting Information System, Internal Control and Auditing
  10. Big Data, Data Mining and Business Analytic Technology
  11. Cyber Security, Information Security and Privacy
  12. Auditing, Fraud Detection and Forensic Accounting
  13. Artificial Intelligence for Auditing
  14. Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAATs), Auditing Software and GRC Software
  15. Computer Auditing in Banking/ Insurance/ CPA Services
  16. Computer Auditing in Government/ Healthcare/ Education
  17. Computer Auditing in Manufacture/ Retail/ Transportation/ Telecom/ Utilities
  18. Other related fields in Computer Auditing


Manuscripts should be double-spaced throughout and submitted via email attachment in MS Word format to Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Tawei (David) Wang or Dr. Shi-Ming Huang at together with a brief biosketch, 1-10 keywords and an abstract of approximately 50-100 words. Please check our web site at concerning the format, style, and guide to authors. Manuscripts could be original papers, empirical studies, literature and research reviews providing new perspectives, studies based on a synergy of sustainable economy, enterprise development, comparative studies, or case studies. Each paper submitted will be subjected to the double-blind review procedures of IJCA.


All submissions should be MS Word or PDF file and use the APA writing format.
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    All submissions must be anonymous and will be peer-reviewed by an international expert committee. The reviewing procedures is double-blind, meaning that the anonymity of authors and reviewers is preserved all along the review process. Please prepare your paper in a way that preserves anonymity of the authors:

    • Do not put authors’ names under the title.
    • Avoid using phrases such as “our previous work” when referring to earlier publications by the authors. However, reviewers must be able to compare your current submission to other related work in the area. We ask that if you are citing your own work, that you refer to it in the third person as opposed to removing it completely because of blind review.
    • Remove information that could identify the authors in the acknowledgements.
    • Avoid providing links to websites that could identify the authors.
    After authors submit their paper, it will go through a rigorous review process.The process is as follows:

    • The editor-in-chief reserved the right to eliminate submissions that do not follow the submission instructions (format, anonymity, etc.) or that do not match any of the conference themes.
    • The editor-in-chief assigns each paper to at least two carefully selected international expert committee members who are a representative of the research topic of the paper. The editor-in-chief will have access to the authors identity through the submission website, in order to avoid conflicts of interest when assigning the paper to the international expert committee members.
    • The international expert committee members will provide a review according to a set of criteria including: innovation, reference to prior work, clarity of presentation, methodological rigor, importance of contribution and relevance to the workshop.
    • The editor-in-chief gathers all the reviews, writes a meta-review based on the reviewers’ comments in order to finalize a decision for each paper. The editor-in-chief may ask further details to a reviewer in case of conflict of if the produced comments are too concise.
    • Confidentiality of submissions is maintained for the international expert committee members during the review process. All rejected submissions will be kept confidential in perpetuity.


Shi-Ming(Jack) Huang Dean of Research and Development, Faculty of Accounting and Information Technology, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Tawei (David) Wang Professor, School of Accountancy and MIS, DePaul University Chicago, USA

Editorial Advisory Board

Hart Will Professor Emeritus of Information Systems and Computer Auditing, University of Victoria, Canada
Theophanis C. Stratopoulos PwC Chair,School of Accounting and Finance, University of Waterloo, Canada
Binshan Lin BellSouth Professor, Louisiana State University in Shreveport, USA
Peter Smith Emeritus Professor, School of Computing, University of Sunderland, UK

Editorial Board

Ayse Bener Ryerson University, Canada
Hai Wang Sobey School of Business, Saint Mary's University, Canada
Andrew Gaudes Dean, Goodman School of Business, Brock University, Canada
James Lin L&C landscaping, Canada
Linda Chen Swissport International Ltd., Canada
Michael Chen Tall City Telecommunications Inc., Canada
Chi-Chun Chou California State University in Monterey Bay, USA
Chia-Ching Cho National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Fengchun Tang Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Georg Herde Deggendorf Institute of Technology, Germany
Kuo-Ming Chao Coventry University, UK
Kyunghee Yoon University of San Francisco, USA
Ling-Yi Chou Asia University, Taiwan
Mi Zhou Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Mike Tarn University of Western Michigan, USA
Tiffany Chiu Ramapo College of New Jersey, USA
Ting-Ting Lin Ohio University, USA
Toshifumi Takada Tohoku University, Japan
Victoria Chiu SUNY Oswego, USA
Yen-Yao Wang Auburn University, USA
Yunsen Wang Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, PRC

    Special Issue: New Teaching Methods and Cases for Data Analytic in Business Education

    The International Journal of Computer Auditing is the journal of the International Computer Auditing Education Association. The journal aims to provide a multidisciplinary platform for the advancement of knowledge in the areas of computer auditing. At the end of 2021, the journal will publish a theme issue entitled “New Teaching Methods and Cases for Data Analytic in Business Education”. The American Institute of Accountants (AICPA) and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) have established a joint working group to carry out a larger "CPA Evolution" project and both mainly discuss accountant examination in response to rapid development of technology, audit analysis and process automation these years. Due to the new CPA exam revisions focus on Tech and Critical Thinking, the high demand of data analytics skills for accounting major students, universities are under the pressure to help students better prepare for the ever changing accounting profession.
    The special issue invites high-quality submissions of research papers on topics related to the future computer auditing education. We consider all types of manuscripts (e.g., original and review papers, teaching methods, teaching cases, technical reports, adoption, case studies, and etc.) and different methodologies. Submissions are encouraged from a broad range of topics, including, but not limited to:
    - Data Analytic Course Curriculum Design
    - Certificate Program for Data Analytic Training
    - Student Contest Program for Data Analytic
    - Innovative Teaching Methods for Data Analytic
    - Teaching Artificial Intelligence for Business Students
    - Block chain Data Analytic, Auditing and Control issues
    - Cyber Security and Governance issues
    - Fintech and Regtech issues
    - Auditing, Fraud Detection and Forensic Accounting issues
    - Modern Accounting Education: Accounting Information System, Internal
    Control, and Auditing;


    If you are interested in submitting your article to IJCA, please email
    1) Title page with authors’ detailed information
    2) A double-spaced manuscript without author information including a 100 word abstract and 1-10 keywords
    3) A 100-word bio in MS Word documents to Editors-in-Chief.
    Details of the journal can be found at

    Important Dates

    Submission deadline: 10th March. 2021.
    Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to receiving your submissions.


    Dr. Shi-Ming (Jack) Huang
    Department of Accounting and Information Technology
    National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

    Assistant of the Editorial Office
    Miss Anna Wang

    Dr. Tawei (David) Wang
    School of Accountancy & MIS, Doctorate in Business Administration
    DePaul University, USA

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