Lecturer of Accountancy and Associate Director BSA/MAS Program
Thomas J. Sternburg is the director of the MS Tax program and a lecturer in the Department of Accountancy. He holds a B.S. and M.A.S. in Accountancy from the University of Illinois and a Ph.D. in Business Administration - Accountancy from Arizona State University. He is a licensed CPA in Illinois. He teaches courses in corporate, partnership, S corporate, and individual taxation at the graduate and undergraduate levels and has been listed numerous times on the University of Illinois Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent. He has been a faculty member for the AICPA – University of Illinois Summer Tax Program and provides expert tax consulting services for taxpayers, attorneys, and other CPAs. His research interests include the behavior of taxpayers and tax preparers and equity considerations and legal aspects of flow through entities.