James Carroll, CPA

James Carroll
Email
carrollj@georgian.edu
Phone: 732-987-2664 and cell 908-581-7727
Fax: 732-987-2024
Office Location:
Farley Center 311
Office Hours:
Posted on my office door or call my cell phone at 908-581-7727
Dept/School:
School of Business
Vita(PDF): J. Carroll Vita

Education:

  • Doctor of Business Administration, Nova Southeastern University (1987)
  • MBA in Finance, Rutgers - The State University (1972)
  • BS Industrial Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology (1969)

Professional Licenses and Certifications:

  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant (NJ)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Certified in Financial Management
  • Certified in Financial Forensics
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant

Courses Taught:

  • Undergraduate:
    • Accounting
      • Auditing, Assurance and Corporate Governance
      • Cost Accounting and Budgetary Control
      • Principles of Accounting
      • Intermediate Accounting
      • Federal Income Tax
      • Governmental and Not-for Profit Accounting
       
    • Finance
      • Financial Management
      • Investment Analysis
      • Personal Financial Planning
       
    • Management
      • Business Strategy
      • Business & Professional Ethics
       
     
  • Graduate:
    • Accounting
      • Managerial Accounting & Budgetary Control
      • Auditing, Assurance and Corporate Governance
       
    • Finance
      • Financial Management
      • Financial Management Policy
      • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
       
    • Management
      • Strategic Management
      • Strategic Management Projects
       

Research Area:

  • Forensics Economic and Accounting
  • Professional and Regulatory Ethics
  • Strategic and Enterprise Risk Management

Service to the University:

  • Department Chair (2003-2005), MBA Director (2012 and continuing, Faculty Concerns Committee and Salary & Benefits sub-committee, Third year Reviewer (2008 and continuing), Member – Middle States Re-Affirmation sub-committee.
  • Professional and Academic Affiliations:
    • American Institute of CPAs
    • New Jersey Society of CPAs - Professional Conduct, Educators, and Scholarship committees
    • Institute of Management Accountants
    • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
    • National Association of Forensic Economics
    • Academy of Management
    • Eastern Academy of Management
    • International Council for Small Business
    • North American Case Research Association
    • The Case Association
     

Professional Experience - partial list:

  • Corporate educator in accounting, finance, and professional ethics to corporations and individuals including:
    • Johnson & Johnson
    • Ernst & Young
    • AT&T
    • IBM
    • Merrill Lynch
    • Sanofi-Aventis
    • K. Hovnanian
    • Medco
    • BASF
     
  • Expert-witness witness in economic impact, fraud, and professional malpractice in hundreds of legal matters in the courts of New Jersey.
  • Instructor in the NJ Law & Ethics for CPAs course as authorized by the NJ State Board of Accountancy
  • Financial Manage/ Group Controller, Honeywell (then Allied Signal)
  • Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer, US Subsidiary of Sandvik
  • Engelhard Corporation, Assistant Group Controller
  • Deloitte (then Touche Ross), Management Consultant

Recent Publications and Applied Scholarship:

  • "The State of Practice Mobility", NJ CPA - the official publication of the NJ Society of CPAs, March-April 2011
  • Authored and gained NJ State Board approval (2006, 2009, and 2012) to teach the "NJ Law & Ethics course for CPAs" - a course required to be taken by all NJ CPAs in each licensing period.
  • Review of The Power of Problem-Based Learning. Barbara J. Duch, Susan E. Groh, & Debroah E. Allen (Eds.). Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing, 2001. June 2005 edition of the Academy of Management, Learning & Education Journal.
  • The Anatomy of an Instructional Case from a Reviewers Perspective. The Case Journal.Fall 2005.
  • Edited (guest editor) a section of Volume 2, Number 2 of the Organization Management Journal, the official journal of the Eastern Academy of Management. Fall 2005.
  • "A Primer on Case Reviewing" The Case Journal, Fall 2004.
  • Investigating Entrepreneurial Opportunities: A Practical Guide to Due Diligence (co-authored with Richard Green), Sage Publications, 2000.
  • Hundreds of expert-witness opinions of economic impact and professional malpractice as used in legal matters in the courts of New Jersey.

Professional and Academic Affiliations:

  • American Institute of CPAs
  • New Jersey Society of CPAs - Professional Conduct, Educators, and Scholarship committees
  • Institute of Management Accountants
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • National Association of Forensic Economics
  • Academy of Management
  • Eastern Academy of Management
  • International Council for Small Business
  • North American Case Research Association
  • The Case Association

Editorial Board Memberships - partial list:

  • The Journal of Small Business Management - Editorial Board Member - 1990 to 2000, and 2001 and continuing. Selected as the Outstanding Member of the editorial board - 1996.
  • The Case Research Journal- Editorial Board Member - 1994 and continuing. Selected as the Outstanding Member of the editorial board - 2000 and 2008.
  • Fraud Magazine: Journal of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, 1999 to 2004
  • The CASE Journal, 2004 and continuing

Why I like GCU:

  • My work contributes to the success of students in their scholarship, careers, and lives. I am very proud to be a small part of their lives. I thoroughly enjoy hearing from alumni about their successes.

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