Faculty Expertise

Accounting Faculty 

Faculty members of FAU’s School of Accounting have high academic qualifications and maintain close links with the accounting profession. All tenure-track accounting faculty are Ph.D.s and members of the FAU Graduate Faculty. Many are CPAs, CMAs, and hold other professional accreditations. Members of the faculty have served in positions of leadership in the American Accounting Association and have served as editor or on the editorial boards of the leading academic journals in accounting. Faculty members have also been involved with the Public Company Auditing Oversight Board, American Institute of Certified Public Accounting, and Florida Society of Certified Public Accountings.

FAU accounting faculty members are successful researchers, across a variety of interests in accounting scholarship. The diversity of their research interests and expertise is evident by reviewing a list of their publications in academic and professional accounting journals. Their primary research interests (by methodlogy) are classified as follows:

Primary Research Area Archival Behavioral/
Experimental
Professional/
Other
Financial Accounting and Reporting Jian Cao (Kent)
Kim Dunn (Georgia State)
Rosemond Desir (U Mass)
David Fang (Toronto)
Mark Kohlbeck (Texas)
Joe Rakestraw (Virginia Tech)
Maya Thevenot (Penn State)
   
Auditing Julia Higgs (South Carolina)
Mark Kohlbeck (Texas)
Kim Dunn (Georgia State)
Scott Seavey (Missouri)
Julia Higgs (South Carolina)
Scott Seavey (Missouri)
James Wainberg (U Mass)
George Young (UT-Arlington)
 
Tax     Ken Orbach (Texas A&M)
Managerial Accounting Rosemond Desir (U Mass)    
Accounting Information Systems Bill Hopwood (Florida) Rob Pinsker (South Florida)  
       
Contact Us

General Information
Judith Benson
phone: (561) 297-1176
email: benson@fau.edu
map: FW (23) 101

Accounting
Dr. Mark Kohlbeck
Finance
Dr. Luis Garcia-Feijoo
Information Technology
Dr. Tamara Dinev
Management
Dr. Gary Castrogiovanni
Marketing
Dr. Gopal Iyer

Accreditation

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

The FAU College of Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB
(The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

The FAU College of Business ranked among the top 50 online graduate business programs in U.S. News and World Report. This builds upon our MBA Program rankings in Bloomberg Businessweek, and most importantly, reflects the high quality of the faculty, professional staff, and the students in the program.

Online MBA programs

Best Online MBA Programs

The FAU College of Business ranked among the top programs in U.S. News and World Report. This builds upon our MBA Program rankings in Bloomberg Businessweek, and most importantly, reflects the high quality of the faculty, professional staff, and the students in the program.

Online Veterans

Best Online Veterans Programs

The FAU College of Business ranked among the top programs in U.S. News and World Report. This builds upon our MBA Program rankings in Bloomberg Businessweek, and most importantly, reflects the high quality of the faculty, professional staff, and the students in the program.

Sport Interantional Ranking

Best MBA Sports Program

Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business MBA in Sport Management program is among the best in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness International.

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Best Hospitality Program

Florida Atlantic University ranks on The 30 Best Hospitality Degree Programs in the U.S.!

Best For Vets

Best For Veterans

Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business has been named the top business school in South Florida for veterans by Military Times magazine. It is also a top 50 business school in the country for veteran education, according to the 2015 “Best for Vets” survey.

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