The Academic Board

An Academic Board of leading international tax academics is responsible for overseeing and evaluating the technical content and rigour of the ADIT examinations, to ensure the highest standard of assessment.

The Academic Board reflects the diverse ADIT community, with membership from a range of different countries and international tax backgrounds. The following members comprise the Academic Board:

Prof. Philip Baker
University of Oxford

Prof. Rita de la Feria
University of Leeds

Malcolm Gammie
London School of Economics

Prof. Ruth Mason
University of Virginia

Prof. Philip Postlewaite
Northwestern University

Prof. Zhu Qing | 朱青
Renmin University of China | 中国人民大学

Prof. Diane Ring
Boston College

Prof. Luís Eduardo Schoueri
University of São Paulo

Dr Partho Shome
Ministry of Finance, Government of India

Prof. Kees Van Raad
University of Leiden

Jefferson VanderWolk
OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration

Prof. Richard Vann
University of Sydney


Academic Board meetings are chaired by:

Jim Robertson
VP Americas Tax, Shell (retired)