(on leave fall 2015)
- Ph.D., Penn State University
- M.S.B.A., Penn State University
- B.S., Bloomsburg University
- Portfolio management
- Corporate finance
- Personal financial management
- Strategic management
- Financial accounting
Courses Taught at Bucknell
- Introductory Financial and Managerial Accounting
- Advanced Managerial Accounting
- Individual, Corporate, Partnership, Gift, Estate, and Trust Taxation
- Intermediate Accounting II
- Advanced Financial Accounting
- Strategic Management
- Management Information Systems
- Corporate Finance
- Topics in Finance
- Personal Financial Management
- Fundamentals of Investments
- The Student Managed Investment Fund
- Cartesian vs Non-Cartesian cognitive science and the implications for active learning
- Investigating the difference between the image of accounting and the prestige of accounting
- Developing innovative materials and methods to teach taxation, investments, financial
management, strategic management, and intermediate accounting
- Developing materials for presentation to practicing CPA's
- Engaging in creative consulting
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES
"Theodoric of Triple-A-Ville, Accounting Professor: A One-Act Play for A Doctoral Seminar," International Journal of Critical Accounting (2011). Co-authored with S. Willits and M. Bettner.
"Asset Flow Measures and the Length of the Operating Cycle," Review of Business and Economic Research, (Fall1987), Co-authored with J. E. Ketz.
"The Use of Professional Accounting Microcomputer Software in Introductory Financial and Intermediate Accounting at The Pennsylvania State University," Kent/ Bentley Review, (Fall 1986), Co-authored with Clinton E. White, Jr. and Joanne C. Duke.
A Cross-Industry Analysis of Financial Ratio, Quorum Books, 1990, Co-authored with J. E. Ketz and R. K. Doogar.
"Theodoric of Triple-A-Ville, Accounting Professor," 2008 Critical Perspectives on Accounting Conference, April 24-26, 2008. with S. Willits and M. Bettne.r
"Strange Bedfellows: The Anthropological, Genetic, and Social Tie Between Accounting and Finance," 2006 Asia-Pacific Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Accounting conference, with Ann-Christine Frandsen and Elton G. McGoun.
"The Role of Persuasion in Finance Education," Financial Education Association Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland (April, 2002).
"Addressing AICPA Core Competencies in the Near Term by Introducing Writing Assignments Into Intermediate Accounting," in Collected Abstracts of the American Accounting Association's Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting, (2002), with S. Willits. ·
"Enterprise Wide Simulations: A Valuable Tool for Accounting Educators," Academy of Business Education Annual Meeting, September 2000, Co-authored with S. Willits.
"Classification of Dividend Changes by Asset Flow Measures," Mid-Atlantic Regional Meetings, April 1990. Co-authored with R. Crum and J. E. Ketz.
"Towards the Determination of Realistic Research Expectations," The American Accounting Association's National Meeting, August 1989. Co-authored S. Willits and D. Cheney.
"Asset Flow Measures and the Length of the Operating Cycle," Mid Atlantic Regional Meetings, March 1985. Co-authored with J. E. Ketz.
"Accounting Faculty Productivity: Some Empirical Evidence," North-East Regional Meetings, April 1989. Co-authored with S. Willits, and D. Cheney.
"Accounting Numbers and Dividend Policy," Mid Atlantic Regional Meetings, March 1988. Co-authored with J. C. Duke and D. P. Franz.
"Real Minds, Real Money," (2012).
"The Information Content of Cash-Flow Measures in Dividend Policy," AMIS Working Paper No. 87-7 (December 1987). Co-authored with R. P. Crum and J. E. Ketz.
"Using Professional Accounting Software in the Microcomputer Lab," AMIS Working Paper No. 84-9, (December 1984). Co-authored with Joanne C. Duke and Clinton E. White, Jr.
PROJECTS IN PROGRESS
"Real Minds Real Money," 2012 Paper accepted for presentation at the 2012 Financial Education Association Annual meeting in September 2012.
Developed the Bucknell Foundation course materials 2011-2012.
"The Image vs The Prestige of the Accounting Bean Counter," MGMT 160 Course Materials.
"The Efficacy of Running Real Money vs Simulated Money."
A Practitioners Guide to ACSEC SOP 94-6: Disclosure of Certain risks and Uncertainties, 1996 and 1997.
A Practitioners Guide to Financial Statement Disclosures, 1995 .
Instructors Manual for Management Accounting, Ketz, Campbell, and Baxendale, 1991, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich.
"The Integration of Database Technology in Introductory Financial Accounting, forthcoming in Accounting Educators Newsletter, John Wiley Publishers. Co-authored with Mark S. Bettner.