The ABO Section is pleased to
announce the selection of Dr. Susan Haka, Ernst & Young
Professor of Accounting at Michigan State University as the next
Editor of Behavioral Research in Accounting (BRIA). Dr.
Haka will edit Volumes 13, 14 and 15 of BRIA and will assume the
Editorship as of May 1999. Prospective authors wishing their
papers to be considered for BRIA (starting January 1999) may
contact Dr. Haka at the following address: Department of
Accountancy, Eli Broad Graduate School of Management, Michigan
State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1122, phone:
517-432-2920, Fax: 517-432-1101, or e-mail:
The ABO section extends its
appreciation to the members of the BRIA Search Committee: Jacob G.
Birnberg, Chair (University of Pittsburgh), Michael Shields
(Michigan State University), Philip Siegel (Long Island
University, Arnold Wright (Boston College), and Steve Sutton
(Texas Tech University).
Dr. Haka is currently Chair of
the ABO Bylaws Committee. She has served the section in several
capacities including Associate Editor of the Newsletter, member of
the ABO Outstanding Dissertation Award Committee and Editorial
Board of BRIA. She has been actively involved in the Section as
presenter, discussant and panelist for ABO Research Conferences
and ABO Section Sessions at the AAA Annual meetings. The section
is pleased to have the continuing involvement of Dr. Haka as
Editor of BRIA for the next three years. Please join me in
congratulating Dr. Haka as the new Editor of BRIA.
For the ABO Section,
Seleshi Sisaye, Chair, ABO