Linda V Ruchala

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Linda V Ruchala

Associate Professor of Accountancy
Contact Information

CBA 380
P.O. Box 880488
Lincoln, NE 68588-0488
Phone: +1-402-472-8812
Fax: +1-402-472-4100

Joined the college in July 1991.

  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Cost Management
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1991 M.C.R.P., Harvard University, 1978 B.S. Michigan State University, 1976
Research Interests
Managerial accounting and control systems, public interest accounting, critical accounting theory, public policy implications of accounting control and disclosure
Teaching Interests
managerial accounting, information systems
Published In
Accounting, Organizations and Society Behavioral Research in Accounting Issues in Accounting Education Journal of Accounting Education Journal of Business Research Advances in Management Accounting Management Accounting
Research Awards: Article of Outstanding Merit, International Federation of Accountants, 1996. Certificate of Merit Manuscript Award. Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), 1996. Lybrand Silver Medal Manuscript Award. Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), 1995. Teaching Awards: CBA Distinguished Teaching Award, 2002, 1994. Recognition Award for Contributions to Students, UNL Parents Association, 2002, 1992. Educator of the Year, Beta Alpha Psi, Delta Omicron Chapter, 1994.
Additional Information
Additional information: Editorial Boards: Issues in Accounting Education, 1998-present. Journal of Accounting Education, 1993-present, associate editor 1998-2001. Advances in Accounting Education, 1998-present. Accounting Education: A Journal of Theory, Practice and Research, 1994-98. Contributing reviews: Accounting Review, Accounting and the Public Interest, Critical Perspectives in Accounting, The Accounting Educators’ Journal, various reviews and paper discussant at American Accounting Association sectional and national meetings. Professional memberships: Founding member, Association for Integrity in Accounting. American Accounting Association.