Rice Professor Earns Lifetime Achievement Award

first_imgRice Professor Earns Lifetime Achievement Award regions: Houston About the AuthorAlanna ShafferStaff Writer, covering MetroMBA’s news beat for Atlanta, Houston, and Dallas.View more posts by Alanna Shaffer An accounting professor at the Rice University – Jones Graduate School of Business was recently awarded the 2017 Lifetime Service Award from the American Accounting Association (AAA).Stephen Zeff, the Keith Anderson Professor of Accounting at the Jones Graduate School of Business, was presented with the Lifetime Service Award this August at the annual AAA meeting. Zeff has been a member of the Rice faculty since 1978 and has a long history with the AAA, serving as editor for the organization’s publication, The Accounting Review from 1978-83, and as president of the organization from 1985-86. In 1988, Zeff was presented with the Outstanding Accounting Educator Award from the AAA, was inducted to the Accounting Hall of Fame in 2002, and received the International Federation of Accountants International Gold Service Award in 2011. To date, Zeff has authored or edited more than 31 books and over 100 scholarly articles. He served as a book review editor for The International Journal of Accounting from 1997 to 2003, and for The Accounting Review from 2006 to 2015. He has also served as a visiting professor across the globe, from the University of California at Berkeley and University of Chicago to schools in Australia, the Netherlands, and Mexico. Zeff has lectured in more than 55 countries and currently serves on the editorial board of 15 research journals edited across 10 countries.The American Accounting Association is an organization dedicated to the education, research and practice of accounting throughout the world. The Lifetime Service Award is presented to leaders in the field who have demonstrated important contributions to accounting through service to the association and other professional accounting organizations.center_img Last Updated Aug 23, 2017 by Alanna ShafferFacebookTwitterLinkedinemail RelatedSmeal Professor Awarded by AICPADr. Mark W. Dirsmith, the Deloite & Touche Emeritus Professor of Accounting at the Smeal College of Business has been named the winner of the 2015 American Insitute of CPA’s Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award. The AMCPA award has been presented annually since 1985. The awarded is given to…August 18, 2015In “Featured Home”Goizueta Professor Receives Distinguished Research AwardIlia D. Dichev, the Goizueta Chair and Professor of Accounting at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, and his coauthor Patricia M. Dechow, the Donald H. and Ruth F. Seller Chair in Public Accounting at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley have won the 2015 Distinguished…August 27, 2015In “Featured Region”George Washington School of Business Prof. Received Competitive Manuscript AwardAccording to a press release on the GWSB website, the American Accounting Association (AAA) has presented George Washington School of Business Assistant Professor Youli Zou with its 2015 Competitive Manuscript Award. Zou received this honor for her manuscript, “Strategic Entry Decisions, Accounting Signals, and Risk Management Disclosure.” Zou’s research focuses…August 21, 2015In “Featured Region”last_img

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