Syed Moiz


Associate Professor

1121 Ullsvik Hall
608.342.1336

Educational Background

  • Master of Business Administration, Minnesota State University & University of Karachi
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Karachi
  • Certifications: CPA, CMA, and passed the CVA exam

Professional Experience
Over the last ten years Syed Moiz has taught two online classes, Management Accounting and Accounting Issues for Manager, for the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

During his 15 years of academic experience, Moiz has taught courses in auditing, income tax, advanced financial accounting, intermediate accounting, advanced cost accounting, managerial accounting, financial statement analysis and business valuation, and accounting software.

Before starting his academic career in 2001, Moiz worked in public accounting for over seven years and worked for a top-tier multinational pharmaceutical company for five years.

Moiz is a member of Wisconsin CPA society, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) and International Council of Islamic Finance Educators (ICIFE)

His research interests include the areas of financial reporting and analysis, and interest-free banking and financing. In 2015, he used his sabbatical leave to visit four different countries and conduct research on the interest-free banking.

Personal Information
Moiz is a frequent traveler and has been to 17 countries along with most of the states in the United States. His favorite trip was to Turkey in 2010 where he enjoyed visiting many historical places and delicious food. He is actively involved in his community and has been a speaker in interfaith dialogues, and served as on the board of directors of two non-for-profit organizations. For the last 15 years, he has been running the VITA (volunteer income tax assistance) program in collaboration with the IRS. In this program, his students offer free tax preparation and filing services to low income and senior citizens.

Moiz is married with two children.