The intent of the Innovation in Accounting History Education Award is to encourage innovations in accounting history education. The award (a plaque) will be presented to an individual(s) who has developed and implemented an innovative technique/method for incorporating accounting history topics into undergraduate or graduate accounting courses.
Examples of innovative techniques/methods include, but are not limited to:
To be eligible, the innovation must have been used in a course that the applicant has taught or is currently teaching. Electronic submissions only should include the following items (as applicable):
Deadline for Nominations: June 1, 2016
Send nomiations to: Academy Executive Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
James McKinney, a Clinical Professor of Accounting and Information Assurance at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland is an award winning author of accounting research, teacher, and student organization faculty advisor. He has served as President of the Academy of Accounting Historians as well as an editor of one of its publications, the Accounting Historians Notebook, Vice President – Communications, and is currently an Academy Trustee. He is a CPA and has worked in public accounting, including the national auditing office of his firm, as well as in the internal audit department of a Fortune 500 company. He served as a Board member of the Maryland Association of CPAs. McKinney has given numerous presentations of his research at the national and international meetings of the American Accounting Association, the Academy of Accounting Historians, and the World Congress of Accounting Historians. His research relates primarily to accounting professionalization and organizational issues both current and historic.
Past recipients of the Award:
|2014|| Stephan A. Fafatas, Washington and Lee University
|2013||Donald Ariail, Southern Polytechnic State University; Joseph Durden, Nova Southeastern University; Marilyn Leathart, Texas A&M University - Central Texas; Lynette Capman Vasill, Texas A&M University - San Antonio|
|2012||No Award Presented|
|2011||Bob van den Brand, Eddy Cardinaels, Gert Jan Luijten, Ivo van Amelsfoort and Edith Leung, Tilburg University|
|2010||Thomas Tyson, St. John Fisher College|
|2009||Jayne Bisman, Charles Sturt University and Ellen Uppman, Univerity of Portland|
|2008||Robert Bloom, John Carroll University|
|2006||No Award Presented|
|2004||David Oldroyd, University of Newcastle|
|2003||William Samson, University of Alabama|
|2001||David S. Deines and David R. Vruwink, Kansas State University|