[IMGCAP(1)] Dr. Chee W. Chow, a professor at San Diego State University, has been awarded the Lifetime Contribution Award by the American Institute of CPAs.

Chow is a researcher and professor of accountancy at SDSU’s Charles W. Lamden School of Accountancy and has been with the university for 26 years.

The AICPA, in conjunction with the Management Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association, recognized Chow for his many significant contributions to the field of management accounting.

Chow accepted the honor during the AICPA’s mid-year meeting on Jan. 8 in Las Vegas.