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Department of Accounting

 319-335-0910      319-335-1956      W252 PBB      tippie.uiowa.edu/accounting

Administration

Daniel Collins
Daniel W. Collins
Professor and Department Executive Officer
Paul Hribar
Paul Hribar
Professor and Director, Ph.D. Program in Accounting
Thomas Carroll
Thomas J. Carroll
Lecturer and Director, MAc Program
Kevin Den Adel
Kevin J. Den Adel
Lecturer and Director, Accounting Undergraduate Program
Kimberly Klein
Kimberly S. Klein
Departmental Administrator

Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty


H. Scott Asay

Assistant Professor
 S232 PBB      319-335-0852      scott-asay@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2013
  • MS in Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2012
  • MAc in Accounting, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 2008
  • BA in Accounting, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 2007
EXPERTISE:

Judgment and decision making in accounting settings.


Ramji Balakrishnan

Professor and Director, McGladrey Institute of Accounting Education and Research
Carlson-KPMG Research Professor of Accounting

 W262A PBB      319-335-0958      ramji-balakrishnan@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, Columbia University, New York, NY, 1986
  • MBA, Indian Institute of Management, India, 1979
  • BSc in Statistics, University of Madras, India, 1977
EXPERTISE:

Cost management, Cost systems, Incentive contracting


Joyce Berg

Professor and Director, Iowa Electronic Markets
Pioneer Hi-Bred Research Fellow

 S284 PBB      319-335-0840      joyce-berg@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, University of Minnesota, 1988
  • MBA, University of Minnesota, 1985
  • BSB in Accounting, University of Minnesota, 1979
EXPERTISE:

Design of Incentive Systems, Experimental Markets, Internet Markets and Market Design, Iowa Electronic Markets, Management Accounting, Prediction Markets


Daniel Collins

Professor and Department Executive Officer
Henry B. Tippie Research Chair in Accounting

 W252 PBB      319-335-1048      daniel-collins@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, The University of Iowa, 1973
  • BBA in Accounting, The University of Iowa, 1968
EXPERTISE:

Corporate Governance and its effects on debt and equity cost of capital, Empirical assessments of earnings quality, Financial accounting, Role of earnings and other accounting numbers in struggles for corporate control


Douglas DeJong

Professor
Lloyd J. and Thelma W. Palmer Professor of Accounting

 W348 PBB      319-335-0919      douglas-dejong@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, University of Michigan, 1980
  • MBA in Finance, University of Iowa, 1971
  • BBA in Accounting, University of Iowa, 1970
EXPERTISE:

Corporate Governance (US and International), Experimental Economics: strategic games, markets and econometrics, Healthcare Industry - financial analysis for the healthcare industry, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)


Cristi Gleason

Associate Professor
Henry B. Tippie Research Fellow

 W350 PBB      319-335-1505      cristi-gleason@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Management, Cornell University, 1998
  • MAc in Accounting, Brigham Young University, 1992
  • BS in Accounting, Brigham Young University, 1990
EXPERTISE:

Financial Accounting and Reporting, Financial Reporting of Income Tax


Paul Hribar

Professor and Director, Ph.D. Program in Accounting
Leonard A. Hadley Research Professor of Accounting

 W346 PBB      319-335-1008      paul-hribar@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, The University of Iowa, 2000
  • MSc in Accounting, College of Commerce, University of Saskatchewan, 1995
  • BMgt in Accounting, Faculty of Management, University of Lethbridge, 1992
EXPERTISE:

Empirical/Archival Research in Financial Accounting. Specialties include measurement of earnings management using empirical models; accounting-based anomalies; predicting stock returns using accounting data.


Kevin Markle

Assistant Professor
 W322 PBB      319-335-1903      kevin-markle@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Business Administration, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2010
  • BS Ed in Intermediate-Senior Education, University of Toronto, Canada, 1994
  • BSc in Mathematical Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1992

Samuel Melessa

Assistant Professor
 W352 PBB      319-335-0939      samuel-melessa@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, Duke University, 2012
  • MS in Economics, University of Utah, 2007
  • BS in Business (emphasis Finance), Brigham Young University, 2001
EXPERTISE:

Empirical/Archival Research in Financial Accounting


Richard Mergenthaler

Associate Professor
Henry B. Tippie Research Fellow

 W276 PBB      319-335-0848      rick-mergenthaler@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, University of Washington, 2008
  • MAc, Brigham Young University, 2002
  • BS in Accounting, Brigham Young University, 2002

Mark Penno

Professor
Ray William Shearman Research Fellow

 W324 PBB      319-335-1409      mark-penno@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting and Information Systems, Northwestern University, 1983
  • MS in Business, University of Wisconsin, 1977
  • BA in Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1973
EXPERTISE:

Accounting Theory


Jaron Wilde

Assistant Professor
 W280 PBB      319-335-0849      jaron-wilde@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, Mays Business School, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2013
  • MAc in Accounting (taxation emphasis), Marriott School of Management, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 2004
  • BS in Accounting, Marriott School of Management, Brigham Young University, 2004
EXPERTISE:

Taxation and financial reporting, with an emphasis on the effect of monitors and regulation on firms’ tax and financial reporting behavior.


Lecturers


Amy An

Lecturer
 C350 PBB      319-335-1405      amy-an@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • MA in Accounting, The University of Iowa, 1982
  • BA Honors in French, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1973
EXPERTISE:

Compliance, research, and review of business entity tax issues.


Thomas Carroll

Lecturer and Director, MAc Program
 S324 PBB      319-335-2727      thomas-carroll@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, University of Michigan, 1988
  • BBA in Accounting, University of Notre Dame, 1979
EXPERTISE:

Financial reporting


Kevin Den Adel

Lecturer and Director, Accounting Undergraduate Program
 W372 PBB      319-335-1412      kevin-denadel@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • PhD in Accounting, The University of Iowa, 1999
  • BA in Accounting, Central College, Pella, IA, 1991
EXPERTISE:

Auditing , Financial Reporting


Lisa Dutchik

Lecturer
 W262B PBB      319-384-1915      lisa-dutchik@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • MAc, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2000
  • BA in Accounting, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, 1989

Robert Hartman

Lecturer
 C368 PBB      319-335-3781      robert-hartman@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • MAc, The University of Iowa, 1998
  • BS in Accounting, Pennsylvania State University, 1975
EXPERTISE:

Financial Accounting and Reporting, Government and Not-for-Profit Accounting, Internal Auditing, Management Accounting


Adjunct and Visiting Faculty


Kris Gulick

Adjunct Lecturer
 W252 PBB      319-360-9161      kris-gulick@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • , CPA, State of Iowa
  • BA, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA, 1986
  • MA, University of Iowa, 1982
  • BA, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, 1980

Mary Murphy

Adjunct Lecturer
 W259 PBB      319-335-0913      mary-murphy-1@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • JD, The University of Iowa, 1988
  • MBA, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 1985
  • BA in English, Marquette University, 1983
EXPERTISE:

Business Law


Kevin Trout

Adjunct Lecturer
 S316 PBB      319-335-3756      robert-trout@uiowa.edu

Academic History:
  • BS in Finance, Utah State University
  • MA in Finance, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • MA in Taxation, University of Tulsa, 2010
  • MAc in Accounting, University of Iowa, 2003