Tamara Ebl

Accounting Lecturer

Phone: 250-807-9221
Fax: 250-807-8533
Office: EME 4127
E-mail: tamara.ebl@ubc.ca

CPA, Chartered Professional Accountant, CPA Canada and CPA British Columbia (CPABC)
CA, Chartered Accountant, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia (ICABC)
CIA, Certified Internal Auditor, Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)
BBA, Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting, Simon Fraser University (SFU)

Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses

MGMT 301 Introduction to Financial Accounting
MGMT 302 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
MGMT 330 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour
MGMT 401 Intermediate Managerial Accounting
MGMT 403 Auditing and Assurance Services
MGMT 405 Advanced Managerial Accounting
MGMT 419H Special Topics in Management: Corporate Governance

Graduate Courses:

MGMT 531 Leadership

Special Projects

CPA Mapping of Undergraduate Accounting Curriculum
Curriculum Development (Accounting Modules for Master of Management Program)


Ms. Ebl has been teaching in the Faculty of Management at The University of British Columbia's Okanagan campus since January, 2010. Ms. Ebl also teaches at Okanagan College on a term contract basis. Ms. Ebl has been involved in teaching, facilitation, and marking for the CA School of Business (CASB) program as well as predecessor programs for several years. She has also instructed in the business program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) and was involved in development of in-house training programs for a large CA firm.

Ms. Ebl articled with PricewaterhouseCoopers (previously Price Waterhouse) for her CA designation. She has since held various positions in industry, including the position of Manager, Enterprise Risk Management and OSC Compliance with a large publicly traded company.

Ms. Ebl's specific areas of expertise include:

  • Corporate Governance (including Enterprise Risk Management)
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Strategy and Balanced Scorecard
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Business Process Re-Engineering and Change Management
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Financial Accounting

Ms. Ebl is particularly interested in exploring the impacts of high profile corporate governance failures on the regulatory climate within which businesses must adapt in order to achieve success. Ms. Ebl has been recognized as a leader in the field of enterprise risk management (ERM), and has presented on the topic at various conferences, both locally and internationally.

A Chartered Professional Accountant, Ms. Ebl is a member in good standing of CPA Canada, CPA British Columbia (CPABC), the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia (ICABC). Ms. Ebl also holds a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation with the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).

Ms. Ebl is currently a director for the Quigley Elementary Parent Advisory Council (PAC). She is also an active member of the Quigley Elementary School Planning Council (SPC) and has previously served as Treasurer of the Quigley Elementary PAC (2012-2014), and Treasurer (2003-2005) and Audit and Governance Chair (2005-2007) on the Board of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) - Vancouver Chapter.

In addition to raising her young family, Ms. Ebl takes great pride in contributing to the learning experience of future business professionals.

Outside of academia, Ms. Ebl's utmost joy is spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys researching, experiencing, and applying various topics of both personal and professional interest. Ms. Ebl is a long-time supporter of rugby, a sport in which her husband represented Canada internationally for many years.

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