Mendoza School of Business


Edward Hums

Teaching Professor
Accountancy
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  • Biography
  • Background
  • Presentations
  • Awards

Ed Hums is in his fourteenth year as a full-time faculty member of the Mendoza College of Business and currently teaches financial and managerial accounting to undergraduates and team teaches a course in the Masters in Non-Profit Administration program. He also lectures in the Executive Education program at the University and at various corporate locations. For several years Ed played a major role in the Notre Dame – St. Mary’s Tax Assistance Program. Ed will also serve as the faculty adviser for the Notre Dame Accounting Association. In addition to his teaching and lecturing, Ed monitors the rail industry.

Ed received the Frank O’Malley Teaching Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education, the highest individual teaching award at the University, in 2004 and the Paul Fenlon Undergraduate Teaching Award in 2005. In 2006 when the on-line version of Business Week initially profiled America’s favorite business professors, Ed was the first faculty member listed. In 2008 and 2017 Ed received Edmund P. Joyce C.S.C. Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. In 2010 Ed delivered a Last Lecture series presentation in Washington Hall. Ed and his wife, Shirley, serve as Notre Dame's first faculty-in-residence residing in Lyons Hall since 2013.

Education
BBA, University of Notre Dame
MSBA, Indiana University
C.P.A., State of Indiana
MBA, Indiana University

Areas of Expertise
Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Not-for-Profit Financial Management
North American Railways

Teaching
Accountancy I
Accountancy II
Accounting and Accountancy II
Accountancy i
Accountancy 20100
Acountancy I
Accountancy 20200
Systems Analysis and Design
Accounting Internship III
Accounting Information Systems (1 section)
"", "Ask an Expert" WNIT-TV, 2013
"Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Undergraduate Teaching Award", 2017

"Father Ted Talk", Student Affairs & Campus Ministry, 2015

"Faculty-in-Residence", University of Notre Dame, 2013

"Finalist - Senior Class Fellow", Notre Dame Student Government, 2012

"Last Lecture", Notre Dame Student Government, 2010

"Honorary Membership - Beta Alpha Psi", Notre Dame Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, 2010

"Finanlist - Indiana Outstanding Accounting Educator", Indiana CPA Society, 2009

"Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Undergraduate Teaching Award", 2008

"Finaist, BP Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher", 2008

"Finanlist - Indiana Outstanding Accounting Educator", Indiana CPA Society, 2008

"Finalist, Indiana Outstanding Accounting Educator", Indiana CPA Society, 2007

"Honorary Coach", Men's Varsity Soccer, 2007

"Faculty Advisor of the Year, Social Service Clubs", 2006

"One of America's Favorite Business Professors", On-line Version of Business Week, 2006

"Faculty Advisor of the Year, Social Service Clubs", 2005

"Paul Fenlon Undergraduate Teaching Award", 2005

"Frank O'Malley Award for Excellence in Undergradute Teaching", 2004

"Frank O'Malley Teaching Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education", 2004

"Finalist, Indiana CPA Society, Indiana Outstanding Accounting Educator", 2002