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Susan Curtis

Lecturer of Accountancy

Educational Background

Ph.D., Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000
B.A., Anthropology, Grinnell College, 1986

Positions Held

Lecturer of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001 to present
Visiting Assistant Professor of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000-2001
Instructor, Wichita State University, 1992
Internal Auditor, Wichita State University, 1990-1991

Recent Publications

Curtis, S. 2011. Formative Assessment in Accounting Education and Some Initial Evidence on its Use for Instructional Sequencing. Journal of Accounting Education, 29: 191-211

Curtis, S. 2009. Teaching Conceptual Knowledge and Thinking Skills Using Multiple Choice Questions. Accounting Education News

Curtis, S., Ibrahim, A. , Stone, D. 2005. An Historical View of an Accounting Control System from the Inside: Shirley Jackson's "My Life with R.H. Macy". AIS Section Compendium for Cases and Classroom (C3), American Accounting Association

Honors and Awards

Teaching Excellence Award, University of Illinois Student Senate, 2015

Outstanding Reviewer, IAAER/Accounting Education: An International Journal, 2014

Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Accounting Education, 2014

Service Activities

Member, Editorial Advisory and Review Board, Issues in Accounting Education, present
Reviewer, Accounting Education: An International Journal, 2010-present
Editorial Board Member, Journal of Accounting Education, 2010-present

Teaching and Research Interests

Financial, Management, Professional Responsibility

Research interests include teaching and learning, learning assessment, action research and philosophy