Associate Teaching Professor
Michael Meyer is an Associate Professional Specialist and will be coordinating the Principles of Accounting courses. He previously was an Associate Professor at Ohio University where he earned a variety of teaching honors, including the 2007 College of Business Teaching and Learning Award and the 2007 and 2009 School of Accountancy Advisory Council Innovation in Teaching Award. Meyer’s current research includes studies on the role of corporate governance on voluntary financial statement disclosures, the role of auditor attachment on biases in auditor judgment, and various educational and practitioner related topics.
Meyer earned his BBA from the University of Notre Dame in 1988, his Masters of Accountancy from Virginia Tech in 1993, and his Doctorate of Business Administration from Mississippi State in 1998. Prior to pursuing a career in academia, he spent three years as a CPA at the public accounting firm of BDO Seidman.
Areas of Expertise
DBA, Mississippi State University
MAcc, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
BBA, University of Notre Dame
"Accounting case search: A web-based search tool for finding published accounting cases", (with Teresa Meyer), Journal of Accounting Education, 32, 2014.
"The Non-Impact of Paper Color on Exam Performance", (with Jennifer Bagwell), Issues in Accounting Education, 2012, 2012.
"Patch Management: No Longer Just An IT Problem", (with Joyce Lamvert), The CPA Journal, November, 2007.
"The Impact of Auditor-Client Relationships on the Reversal of First-Time Audit Qualifications", (with John Rigsby, Jeff Boone), The ICFAI Journal of Audit Practice (India), IV, 2007.
"The Impact of Auditor-Client Relationships on the Reversal of First-Time Audit Qualifications", (with John Rigsby, Jeff Boone), Managerial Auditing Journal, 22, 2007.
"An Analysis of the First Two Decades of Advances In Accounting", (with John Rigsby, D. Jordan Lowe), Advances in Accounting, 21, 2006.
"Accounting Education: Response to Corporate Scandals", (with Pierre Titard, Robert Braun), Journal of Accountancy, November, 2004.
"An Examination of Ethical Research Conduct by Experienced and Novice Accounting Academics", (with Dave McMahon), Issues in Accounting Education, 19, 2004.
"Disposals of Old Computer Equipment: A Mounting Environmental Problem", (with Waleed Abu El Ella, Ronald Young), The CPA Journal, July, 2004.
"A Descriptive Analysis of the Content and Contributors of Behavioral Research in Accounting: 1989-1998", (with John Rigsby), Behavioral Research in Accounting, 13, 2001.
"Political Cost and Accounting Method Choice: The Pharmaceutical Industry", (with Khondkar Karim, Stephen Gara), The Mid-Atlantic Journal of Business, 36, 2000.
"A Process for Improving Audit Quality: An Application of Deming’s Quality Principles to the Managerial Accounting Practices of Public Accounting Firms", Journal of Accounting and Finance Research, 8, 2000.
"Those Who Can…Teach", (with Pierre Titard), Journal of Accountancy, July, 2000.
"A Revealed Preference Study of Management Journals’ Direct Influences", (with Ali Tahai), Strategic Management Journal, 20, 1999.
"Book Review: Cost Management: Strategies for Business Decisions, 4th Edition", Issues in Accounting Education, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2008
American Accounting Assocation National Meeting, "Trends and Best Practices in utilization of Non-Tenure Track Faculty" (August 6, 2013).
American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, "Reasons, Challenges and Opportunities: TransitionIng from Tenure Track to Non-Tenure Track" (August 5, 2013).
Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting, "Exlpoiting Technology to Create Self-Grading Excel Assignments, Extract Grades, and Protect Against Academic Dishonesty" (August 4, 2012).
Teaching in 2015 and Beyond, "Using Technology to Enhance a Traditional Classroom Experience" (November 18, 2011).
American Accounting Association Midwest Regional Conference, "Hands-on with AAA On-Line Resources - Optimize Your Teaching and Research" (October 15, 2011).
American Accounting Association Midwest Regional Meeting, "CTLA - Online/Hybrid Course and Program Best Practice Panel" (October 14, 2011).