Faculty Spotlight

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Dr. Dan Sullivan comes to Ashland University with a diversified business and academic background. Dan began his business career with General Motors as an hourly...Read more

Accounting/Information Systems

Harnessing key details for business success.

With job prospects strong in both the public and private sector, you can take on the challenges of managing money and information so that organizations thrive.

Financial and information systems provide a framework for every business, everywhere.

What you will enjoy about studying accounting and information systems:

  • Focused content knowledge
  • Proactive, leadership-based thinking
  • Effective communication
  • Ethical, professional standards
  • Vast job opportunities and networks

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Mark Nadler
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Dr. Mark A. Nadler is the A.L. Garber Family chair in economics and chair of the Department of Economics and Finance in the Dauch College...Read more
Dr. Michael Colburn
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Dr. Michael Colburn, assistant professor of management, joined Ashland University in 2006. He earned a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering, a Master of Science in industrial...Read more
Dr. Daniel Fox
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Daniel E. Fox currently serves as the chair of the Department of Marketing/Hospitality Management/Fashion Merchandising. Dr. Fox is an assistant professor of law, teaching both...Read more
Dr. Victoria Kaskey
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Dr. Victoria Kaskey, associate professor of accounting, joined Ashland University in 2008 after 17 years in corporate accounting. She is active in online learning methods...Read more
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Dr. Bo Li, assistant professor of supply chain management, joined the Ashland University faculty in 2012. His teaching specializations involve courses in supply chain management,...Read more
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Dr. Dan Sullivan comes to Ashland University with a diversified business and academic background. Dan began his business career with General Motors as an hourly...Read more
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Dr. Ken Brubaker, originally from Buffalo, New York, joined Ashland University in 2003 as a graduate assistant and adjunct instructor for the sport sciences department...Read more
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Professor Beverly J. Piper, associate professor of accounting, joined Ashland University in 1979. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with an active license to...Read more
Dr. Paul Holmes
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Dr. Paul Holmes joined the Ashland faculty as an assistant professor of economics in 2014. He earned his undergraduate degrees in Commerce and Science from...Read more
Terry Rumker
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Professor Terry Rumker, assistant professor of finance, joined the faculty in 1989. He is a CFP® (Certified Financial Planner) and earned a Master of Business...Read more
Joan Kalamas
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Joan Berry Kalamas, SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources), joined the Ashland University faculty as a professional instructor in business management. She spent 25 years...Read more
Dr. Daniel Fox
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Daniel E. Fox currently serves as the chair of the Department of Marketing/Hospitality Management/Fashion Merchandising. Dr. Fox is an assistant professor of law, teaching both...Read more
Dr. Kristine Parsons
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Dr. Kristine Parsons currently serves as the chair of the Accounting and Information Systems Department. Dr. Parsons is an associate professor of accounting in the...Read more
Dr. Debra Westerfelt
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Dr. Debra Westerfelt is an associate professor of business management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics. Dr. Westerfelt earned a Bachelor of Science...Read more
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Dr. Bob Stoll joined Ashland University in 2012. He earned both B.S. and M.B.A. degrees from the Rochester Institute of Technology, an M.S. in Mechanical...Read more
Dr. Raymond Jacobs
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Dr. Raymond Jacobs, associate dean and professor of management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1990. Dr...Read more
Dr. Khushwant Pittenger
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Dr. Khushwant Pittenger, professor of business management, joined Ashland University in 1987. She earned her B.A. (honors) and Post-Graduate Diploma in international trade from Punjab...Read more
Nancy Morris
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Dr. Nancy Morris is an associate professor of fashion merchandising. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University, Master of Science and...Read more
Joan Kalamas
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Joan Berry Kalamas, SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources), joined the Ashland University faculty as a professional instructor in business management. She spent 25 years...Read more
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Dr. Hongxia Wang, associate professor of finance, joined Ashland University in 2009. Her teaching interests are corporate finance and financial institutions. Her current research interests...Read more
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Dr. Dan Sullivan comes to Ashland University with a diversified business and academic background. Dan began his business career with General Motors as an hourly...Read more
Dr. David Lifer
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Dr. David Lifer, professor of information systems, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1983. He holds degrees from Ashland University (B.S. and MBA) and The...Read more
Kris Hovsepian
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Professor Kristen B. Hovsepian joined Ashland College in 1980 as a part-time instructor. She became full-time in 1981, teaching primarily marketing and management courses. She...Read more
Dr. Mark Nadler
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Dr. Mark A. Nadler is the A.L. Garber Family chair in economics and chair of the Department of Economics and Finance in the Dauch College...Read more
Dr. Sivakumar Venkataramany
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Dr. Venkataramany joined Ashland University in 1999. He received his MBA, M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. His teaching specializations...Read more
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Dr. Bo Li, assistant professor of supply chain management, joined the Ashland University faculty in 2012. His teaching specializations involve courses in supply chain management,...Read more
Dr. Kristine Parsons
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Dr. Kristine Parsons currently serves as the chair of the Accounting and Information Systems Department. Dr. Parsons is an associate professor of accounting in the...Read more
Dr. Steven Pool
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Dr. Steven Pool is a professor of management at Ashland University since 1986. He teaches in the graduate and undergraduate programs specializing in strategic planning,...Read more
Dr. Daniel Fox
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Daniel E. Fox currently serves as the chair of the Department of Marketing/Hospitality Management/Fashion Merchandising. Dr. Fox is an assistant professor of law, teaching both...Read more
Wendy Wasnich
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Professor Wendy Wasnich, assistant professor of economics, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1985. She received a Master of Arts in economics with a specialization...Read more
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Professor René Rawraway CEC, CCE, assistant professor of hospitality management, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1986. He is a graduate of the Culinary Institute...Read more
Dr. Sivakumar Venkataramany
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Dr. Venkataramany joined Ashland University in 1999. He received his MBA, M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. His teaching specializations...Read more
Dr. Paul Holmes
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Dr. Paul Holmes joined the Ashland faculty as an assistant professor of economics in 2014. He earned his undergraduate degrees in Commerce and Science from...Read more
Dr. Jennifer Parsons
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Dr. Jennifer Parsons, assistant professor of sport management, joined the Ashland University faculty in 2009. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wittenberg University,...Read more
Dr. Michael Colburn
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Dr. Michael Colburn, assistant professor of management, joined Ashland University in 2006. He earned a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering, a Master of Science in industrial...Read more
Dr. Richard Roberson
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Dr. Richard (Robby) Roberson is an associate professor teaching classes primarily for the hospitality management program. He holds a Ph.D. in hospitality and tourism management...Read more
Dr. Paul Schloemer
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Dr. Paul Schloemer is a professor of accounting in the Dauch College of Business & Economics at Ashland University. He earned his doctorate at Virginia...Read more
Dr. Steven Pool
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Dr. Steven Pool is a professor of management at Ashland University since 1986. He teaches in the graduate and undergraduate programs specializing in strategic planning,...Read more
Kathleen Brenan
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Professor Kathleen Brenan, associate professor of accounting, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1984. She received a Master of Accountancy degree with specialization in MIS...Read more
Dr. Daniel Fox
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Daniel E. Fox currently serves as the chair of the Department of Marketing/Hospitality Management/Fashion Merchandising. Dr. Fox is an assistant professor of law, teaching both...Read more
Dr. Steven Pool
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Dr. Steven Pool is a professor of management at Ashland University since 1986. He teaches in the graduate and undergraduate programs specializing in strategic planning,...Read more
Dr. Steven Pool
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Dr. Steven Pool is a professor of management at Ashland University since 1986. He teaches in the graduate and undergraduate programs specializing in strategic planning,...Read more
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Dr. Bo Li, assistant professor of supply chain management, joined the Ashland University faculty in 2012. His teaching specializations involve courses in supply chain management,...Read more
Dr. Nitin Walia
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Dr. Nitin Walia, assistant professor in information systems, joined Ashland University in 2010 after completing his Ph.D. in information systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee...Read more
Dr. Debra Westerfelt
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Dr. Debra Westerfelt is an associate professor of business management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics. Dr. Westerfelt earned a Bachelor of Science...Read more
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Dr. Ronald Paugh, associate professor of marketing, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1986. His areas of expertise include marketing management, services marketing and advertising...Read more
Dr. Lance Kaltenbaugh
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Dr. Lance Kaltenbaugh, associate professor of sport management, joined Ashland University in 2000. His areas of expertise include campus recreation and therapeutic recreation. He received...Read more
Diane Moretz
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Professor Diane Moretz, assistant professor of marketing and hospitality management, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1988. She received a Master of Business Administration degree...Read more
Dr. Nitin Walia
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Dr. Nitin Walia, assistant professor in information systems, joined Ashland University in 2010 after completing his Ph.D. in information systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee...Read more
Dr. James Falter
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Dr. Falter teaches Investments, Business Finance, Security Analysis, Portfolio Management and Managerial (MBA) Finance and is the Advisor to the Eagle Investment Group. He holds...Read more
Dr. Khushwant Pittenger
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Dr. Khushwant Pittenger, professor of business management, joined Ashland University in 1987. She earned her B.A. (honors) and Post-Graduate Diploma in international trade from Punjab...Read more