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Michael Robinson

Professor - Accounting & Business Law

Contact Information

Email:  Michael_Robinson@baylor.edu
Campus Phone:  (254) 710-6129
Fax:  (254) 710-1067
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98002
Waco, TX  76798-8002
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation¬†110.08

Office Hours

MW 1:30-3:00
TR 3:00-4:00

Educational Background

  • PHD - Accounting, Univ Illinois Urbana
  • MA - Accounting, Univ Alabama Tuscaloosa
  • BS - Accounting, Univ Alabama Tuscaloosa

Work Experience

  • Selection Committee for the Jim Bulloch Award for Innovations in Management Accounting Education, American Accounting Association (August 2009 - August 2010)
  • Region and Section Meetings Review Committee, American Accounting Association (August 1997 - August 1998)
  • Notable Contributions to Accounting Literature Award Screening Committee, American Accounting Association (August 1996 - August 1997)
  • Tenured Professor - Accounting, Baylor University (August 1995 - Present)
  • Past-President and Chairman of the Nominating Committee, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Association (1994 - 1995)
  • President, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Association (1993 - 1994)
  • Co-Chair, IMA/MAS Cooperative Committee on Field Research, American Accounting Association (1992 - 1993)
  • Member, Executive Council, American Accounting Association (1992 - 1995)
  • President-Elect, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Association (1992 - 1993)
  • Associate Professor - Accounting, Baylor University (August 1991 - August 1995)
  • Director, Symposium on Innovative Teaching Methods in Management Accounting, American Accounting Association (1991 - 1992)
  • AAA Annual Meeting Program Representative, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Association (1989 - 1990)
  • National Director, Institute of Management Accountants (1989 - 1991)
  • Chair, Instructional Committee, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Association (1988 - 1989)
  • Chair, Professional Relations Committee, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Association (1987 - 1988)
  • Tenured Associate Professor, Abilene Christian University (August 1986 - August 1991)
  • Southwest Regional Director, Management Accounting Section, American Accounting Section (1985 - 1987)
  • Vice-President of Education and Professional Development, Abilene Area Chapter, Institute of Management Accountants (1985 - 1986)
  • President, Abilene Area Chapter, Institute of Management Accountants (1984 - 1985)
  • Representative to the Texas Council, Institute of Management Accountants (1983 - 1985)
  • Vice-President of Administration and Finance, Abilene Area Chapter, Institute of Management Accountants (1983 - 1984)
  • Assistant Professor - Accounting, Abilene Christian University (January 1982 - August 1986)
  • Assistant Professor - Accounting, The University of Alabama (January 1980 - December 1981)
  • Assistant Supply Officer and Supply Officer, USS Severn (AO-61), U. S. Navy (1972 - 1974)

Consulting

  • Litigation, American Rockwool, Inc., Temple, Texas (1992 - 1992)

Awards and Honors

  • Certificate of Merit, Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) (June 2010)
  • Best Paper Award, International Conference on Enterprise Systems, Accounting and Logistics, Thessaloniki, Greece (May 2009)
  • Lybrand Bronze Medal, Institute of Management Accountants (1991)
  • Lybrand Gold Medal, Institute of Management Accountants (1989)
  • Certificate of Merit, Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) (June 1987)
  • Outstanding Texas IMA Member, Texas Council of the Institute of Management Accountants (1985)

Professional Memberships

  • American Accounting Association
  • Beta Alpha Psi
  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Institute of Management Accountants
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Publications

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"Creating an Effective Whistleblowing Environment," Strategic Finance, Vol. 96, No. 3, (March 2014), pp. 34-40 (coauthors: Marty Stuebs, Jason MacGregor).

"Transfer pricing concepts and practices," Today's CPA, Vol. 40, No. 1, (July 2012), pp. 34-40 (coauthors: Gia Chevis, Brett Wilkinson).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Evidence on the Effect of Financial Distress on Type II Audit Errors," Journal of Applied Business Research, Vol. 27, No. 6, (November 2011), pp. 135-150.

"The Impact of Outsourcing on Information Technology Spending," International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Vol. 11, No. 2, (June 2010) (coauthors: Kevin Kobelsky).

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"The Gatekeepers' Tools," Strategic Finance, Vol. 91, No. 7, (January 2010), pp. 36-43 (coauthors: David Hurtt, Marty Stuebs).

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

"Accounting, 7th Edition," (December 2006).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Market Reactions to Company Layoffs: Evidence on the Financial Distress Versus Potential Benefit Hypothesis and the Effect of Predisclosure Information," Journal of Applied Business Research, Vol. 20, No. 1, (January 2004), pp. 51-62.

"The Effect of A Firm's Financial Condition on the Market Reaction to Company Layoffs," Journal of Applied Business Research, Vol. 16, No. 4, (October 2000), pp. 63-72.

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

"Tearing Down the Stovepipes: One Program's Experience in Designing an Integrated Accounting Core Curriculum," Advances in Accounting Education, Vol. 3, (2000), pp. 125-150 (coauthors: Charles W. Thomas, Jane Baldwin, Charles E. Davis).

Presentations and Proceedings

"The necessary role of good accounting and the virtuous accountant in ethical strategic management," presented at the 2016 19th IESE International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society, Barcelona, Spain, July 2016 (coauthors: Marty Stuebs, James Marcum).

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

"The Gatekeepers: A Case on Allocations and Justifications," presented at the Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting, Newport Beach, California, January 2015 (coauthors: David Hurtt, Bradley Lail, Marty Stuebs).
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