Accounting

Area Director

Keith Jones
Area Director — Accounting, Deloitte Professor
Capitol Federal Hall, 4182

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Arizona (2004)
  • Master of Accountancy, Brigham Young University (1995)
  • B.A. in Accounting, Brigham Young University (1995)
Alee Phillips
Lecturer and Master of Accounting Program Director
785.864.3948
Capitol Federal Hall, 4155D

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Kansas
  • Master of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Kansas
  • B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration, University of Kansas
Amy McCurdy
Administrative Associate
785-864-4500
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4181

Academic Area

Accounting

Faculty

Josh Arpin
Lecturer
785.864.7494
Capitol Federal Hall, 4165

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • Master of Accounting, University of Kansas
  • B.S. in Accounting and Finance, University of Kansas
Matthew Beck
Assistant Professor
785-864-0905
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4183

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Virginia
  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Missouri
  • B.S. in Accounting, University of Richmond
Mark Best
Lecturer
785.864.7547
Capitol Federal Hall, 4155A

Academic Areas

Accounting and Information Systems

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Kansas
  • MBA, University of Kansas
  • B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration, University of Kansas
Scott N. Bronson
Associate Professor
785.864.1043
Capitol Federal Hall, 4187

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois
  • Ph.D. in Business (Concentration in Accounting), University of Tennessee (2006)
  • B.S. in Accounting, Miami University (1997)
Kelvie Crabb
Lecturer and Master of Accounting Program Co-Coordinator
785.864.5109
Capitol Federal Hall, 4155B

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • Master of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Kansas (2001)
  • B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration, University of Kansas (2000)
Michael Ettredge
Professor Emeritus
785.864.7537
Capitol Federal Hall, 4102

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Texas at Austin (1982)
  • Master of Public Administration, Brigham Young University (1978)
  • B.A. Rice University (1971)
Mike Falk
Lecturer
785-864-6103
Capitol Federal Hall, 4172

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Kansas and State of Missouri
  • M.Acc. in Accounting, Kansas State University
  • B.B.A. in Accounting, Washburn University
  • AACSB Bridge Program
Allen Ford
Professor Emeritus
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4141

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Arkansas
  • Master's, University of Arkansas
  • Bachelor's, Centenary College
Rachel A. Green
Lecturer and Master of Accounting Program Co-Coordinator
785-864-7558
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4155C

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • Master of Accounting, University of Kansas
  • B.S. in Accounting, University of Kansas
James A. Heintz
Professor Emeritus
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 3147

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois
  • DBA, Washington University (St. Louis) (1972)
  • B.S. (with honors), Quincy College
Mehmet Kara
Assistant Professor
785-864-0785
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4174

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, Texas A&M University
  • M.S. in Accounting, University of Texas at Dallas
  • M.S. in Economics, Georgia State University
  • B.S. in Economics, University of Houston
Kurt Krogull
Lecturer
785-864-7665
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4123

Academic Areas

Accounting and Finance

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois
  • Master of Accounting, University of Kansas
  • B.S. in Accounting and Finance, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Chan Li
Stephen A. Batman Professor
785-864-0921
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4103

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Kansas 
  • M.S. in Management Information Systems, University of Akron
  • B.A. in Business English, Sichuan International Studies University, China
Jeremy Lill
Assistant Professor
785.864.0917
Capitol Federal Hall, 4175

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accountancy, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2015)
  • MBA, University of Kansas (2006)
  • B.S. in Business, University of Kansas (2003)
Nathan Lundstrom
Assistant Professor
785.864.0913
Capitol Federal Hall, 4177

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Missouri
  • B.S. in Accounting and Management Information Systems, University of Arizona
Adi Masli
Associate Professor and Koch Foundation Fellow
785.864.1565
Capitol Federal Hall, 4126

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Arkansas
  • Master's in Accounting, University of Arkansas
  • B.S. in Accounting and Information Systems, University of Arkansas
Lawrence Morriss, Jr.
785.864.7694
Capitol Federal Hall, 4108

Academic Areas

Accounting and Finance

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • M.S. in Finance, University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • B.S.B.A. Accounting, University of Missouri Columbia
Lisa L. Ottinger
Senior Lecturer Emerita
785.864.7572
Capitol Federal Hall, 4155E

Academic Areas

Accounting and Information Systems

Education

  • Ph.D., Texas A&M University
  • MBA, Texas A&M University
  • B.S., Texas Tech University
Min Park
Assistant Professor
785.864.0919
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4173

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, Ohio State University (2019)
  • B.A. in Business Administration, Seoul National University (2007)
Alee Phillips
Lecturer and Master of Accounting Program Director
785.864.3948
Capitol Federal Hall, 4155D

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Kansas
  • Master of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Kansas
  • B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration, University of Kansas
Susan Scholz
Executive Associate Dean, Stanley P. Porter Professor
785.864.7554
Capitol Federal Hall, 2112

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Business Administration, University of Southern California
Timothy L. Shaftel
Professor Emeritus
785.864.7534
Capitol Federal Hall, 4104

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Industrial Administration, Carnegie Mellon University (1972)
  • M.S. in Industrial Administration, Carnegie Mellon University (1971)
  • B.S. in Information Systems Engineering, UCLA (1968)
Rajendra P. Srivastava

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Oklahoma (1982)
  • Ph.D. in Physics, Oregon State University (1972)
  • M.S. in Physics, Oregon State University (1971)
  • M.S. in Physics, Gorakhpur University, India (1963)
  • B.S. in Physics and Mathematics, Gorakhpur University (1961)
Kristin Stack
Assistant Professor
785-864-1865
Capitol Federal Hall

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Pittsburgh (2020)
  • M.S. in Accounting, Babson College (2011)
  • B.S. in Business Administration, Babson College (2011)
Eric Weisbrod
Assistant Professor
785-864-1868
Capitol Federal Hall, 4102

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D., Arizona State University (2012)
  • B.A. in Economics-Accounting, Claremont McKenna College (2005)
  • CPA (inactive), California
Lori Whisenant
Lecturer
785.864.7357
Capitol Federal Hall, 4171

Academic Areas

Accounting

Education

  • Master of Laws in Taxation, Georgetown University
  • Juris Doctor, University of Oklahoma
  • Master of Accountancy, University of Oklahoma
  • B.A. in Psychology, The University of Texas at Tyler
Scott Whisenant
Associate Professor
785.864.7577
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4101

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
  • Master of Accountancy, University of Oklahoma
  • MBA, University of Texas at Tyler
  • B.B.A., Texas A&M University-Commerce
Mike Wilkins
Larry D. Horner/KPMG Professor, Ph.D. Program Director
785.864.5095
Capitol Federal Hall, 4174

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Arizona
  • M.S. in Accounting, University of Kentucky
  • B.B.A. in Finance, University of Kentucky
Amanda Winn
Assistant Professor
785-864-1907
Capitol Federal Hall

Academic Area

Accounting

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Washington (2014)
  • MAIS, University of Kansas (2006)
  • B.S. in Accounting, University of Kansas (2004)

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