Michael Dugan

Peter S. Knox, III Distinguished Chair of Accounti

Michael Dugan

Peter S. Knox, III Distinguished Chair of Accounti

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 667-4540
  • (706) 667-4064
  • AH E146

Education

  • DBA, Business Administration and Ma University of Tennessee, 1982

  • MACCT, Accounting and Finance. University of Tennessee, 1981

  • BS, Accounting. University of New Orleans, 1978

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (inactive, Louisiana) Louisiana State Board of Public Accountancy, 1980

Awards & Honors

  • Hull College Abram J. Serotta Awward Hull College of Business, 2017

  • Augusta University Outstanding Researcher Award Augusta University Graduate School, 2017

  • Hull College Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year Hull College of Business, Augusta University, 2016

  • Best Paper, 2015 Southeast Regional Meeting American Accounting Association, 2015

  • Outstanding Research Award Hull College of Business, Augusta University, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ACCT 6300

    Accounting for Managers
  • ACCT 3311

    Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACCT 4950

    Selected Topics in Accting

Teaching Interests

Financial Accounting Financial Accounting Theory Financial Statement Analysis

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • "Dynamics of New Building Construction Costs: Implications for Forecasting Escalation Allowances", 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "Ethical Issues Related to Earnings Management: An Instructional Case", 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "Assessing the Elite Publication Benefits of Academic Pedigree: A Joint Examination of Ph.D. Institution and Employment Institution", 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "Capitalization, Amortization, and the Value-Relevance of R&D: A Comparison of US GAAP to IFRS", 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "Management of Pension Discount Rate and Financial Health", 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Predictive Ability Capital Markets Research Methodology

Department Service

  • Assurance of Learning Committee 2010 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member
  • Master of Professsional Accountancy Director 2010 - 2014

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Ph.D. Committee 2002 - 2010

    Role: Committee Member
  • Internship Coordinator 2001 - 2010

    Role: Student Placement
  • Master of Accountancy Admissions Committee 1996 - 2010

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Augusta University Student Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners 2016 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • College Post-Tenure Review Committee 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Chair
  • College Promotion and Tenure Committee 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Hull College Executive Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Hull College Graduate Curriculum Committee 2014 - 2015

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • University Alcohol and Drug Policy Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • University Policy Management Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • University Senate Faculty Governance and Communications Committee 2015 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Graduaate Council 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • Associate Academic Vice President for Interdisciplinary Research Committee 2016 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Panel on Teaching the Intermediate Accounting Course Sequence 2016 - Present

    Role: Conference-Related
  • American Accounting Association 2016 Southeastern Regional Planning Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Advances in Accounting 2011 - 2014

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • American Accounting Association Outstanding Educator Selection COmmittee 2012 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member