Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Faculty and Staff

Joan Moore

Title/s: Adjunct Instructor

E-mail: jmoore16@luc.edu


Professor Joan K. Moore has been a Federal government employee for over 30 years and currently works as a Supervisory Investigator in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago.  Joan investigates and helps prosecute fraud in all Federal government programs.  She has been teaching for over 25 years and integrates her work experience into the classroom.  To say she is passionate about investigating and teaching is an understatement!


  • MBA, Concentration in Accounting, Keller Graduate School of Management, Chicago, IL
  • BS in Accounting, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

Academic Positions 

  • Adjunct Professor, Accounting, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago, 2016- present
  • Adjunct Professor, Accounting, Keller Graduate School of Management, 2006 – 2016
  • Adjunct Professor, Public Speaking, VanderCook College of Music, 2013 – present
  • Becker CPA Senior Faculty, 2000 – present

Research Interests

  • Financial Fraud
  • Leadership
  • Communication

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Government Accountants
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Greater Chicago Chapter, ACFE
  • Toastmasters International

Courses Taught

  • Auditing (ACCT 409)
  • Fraud Investigation (ACCT 399)
  • Forensic Accounting:  Ethics and the Legal Environment
  • Accounting Fraud Examination Concepts
  • Accounting Fraud Criminology and Ethics
  • Accounting Ethics and Related Regulatory Issues
  • Becker CPA Review:  Financial, Audit, Regulation, Business Environment Concepts


  • Certified Public Accountant (Illinois and Georgia)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Certified Government Financial Manager
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant
  • Certified Speaker, Trainer, and Coach (John Maxwell Team)
  • Distinguished Toastmaster
  • Becker CPA Review, William O. John Senior Faculty Award
  • Inspector General’s Integrity Award
  • President’s Council on Integrity and Efficiency Award for Excellence
  • Toastmasters International, Excellence in Marketing Award
  • Toastmasters International, Excellence in Education and Training Award
  • Toastmasters International, Distinguished District Award