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Posted 11.13.13

Timothy Fogarty, PhD, professor of accountancy, has been named the first Thomas M. Dickerson Faculty Fellow in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the accountancy field through research, teaching, practice and academic administration.

"Tim has played a role in nearly every facet of the profession," says Gary Previts, PhD, Distinguished University Professor and E. Mandell de Windt Professor of Leadership and Enterprise Development. "He has been a leader in the academic arena, he has served the CPA profession in the development of the CPA examination, and he has served in several administrative posts on campus."

Previts continues, "Tim's scholarship is recognized globally. On his recent sabbatical he spent time as a visiting scholar in Australia, and he has coauthored with many developing younger scholars, serving as their mentor."

Read our interview with Fogarty about his prolific research.

Thomas M. Dickerson AwardThe Thomas M. Dickerson Faculty Fellowship was named for a prominent former chair of the Accountancy Department who served the school for three decades from the Great Depression to the early 1960s.

"It is a great moment for the school when former faculty can be remembered and have their legacy of involvement continued through such naming activities," says Previts.

Congratulations to Tim Fogarty on being named Thomas M. Dickerson Faculty Fellow!

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