School of Accountancy
Ph.D., Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1977; M.B.A., Management, University of Minnesota, 1971; B.S., Business Administration, University of Arizona, 1968.
Arizona State University: 1977-present. Previous Appointments: University of Illinois, University of Minnesota
Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Arizona Society of CPAs Excellence in Teaching Award, 2006; Arizona CPA Foundation Award for Innovation in the Classroom, 2002; Recipient of a Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. Foundation Grant (with P. Reckers,) 1985.
Editorial Board Member, Accounting Horizons, 2000-2006; Editorial Board Member, Advances in Accounting, 1982-present; Editorial Board Member, Journal of Accounting Education, 1983-present.
Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Auditing Standards Board, 1995-1998; Price Waterhouse, 1990-1991; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Academic Fellow, 1986-1987.
"Current Research Questions on Internal Control over Financial Reporting Under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act" CPA Journal (February, 2008), with Zhang.
"Judges' Attitudes toward the Public Accounting Profession," European Accounting Review (2007, Volume 16 issue 3) , with Jennings, Reckers and Lowe.
"Audit Firm Rotation and Corporate Governance: Effects on Judges' Perceptions and Litigation Judgments" Accounting Horizons, (September 2006) with Jennings and Reckers.