Scott A Yetmar
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 Title: Associate Professor
 Dept: Accounting
 Office: BU 528
 Phone: 216-687-3999
 Fax: 216-687-9212
 Email: S.YETMAR@csuohio.edu
 Web: http://academic.csuohio.edu/yetmars/Yetmar-website/de
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 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. BU 528, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Education:
Ph.D., Accounting and Statistics, Oklahoma State University, 1995
M.B.A., Drake University, 1991
B.A., Accounting, University of Northern Iowa, 1985
 
Brief Bio:
The following professional designations were earned by passing on the first attempt: CPA, CMA, CFM, and FLMI.  

My professional experience includes working as a staff auditor and tax practitioner for KPMG, LLP; Controller for a real estate development firm; Financial Planning Manager for a large life insurance company; and consulting work for law firms and insurance companies.
 
Honors and Awards:
Nominated - Ohio Accounting Educator of the Year
Ohio Society of CPAs
April 2009

Nominated - Ohio Accounting Educator of the Year
Ohio Society of CPAs
April 2008

Legacy Award - Outstanding Teacher of the Year
CSU - College of Business
April 2007

Nominated - Ohio Accounting Educator of the Year
Ohio Society of CPAs
April 2007

Outstanding Accounting Faculty of the Year
BAP - Delta Psi Chapter (CSU - Dept. of Acctg.)
April 2007

Nominated - Ohio Accounting Educator of the Year
Ohio Society of CPAs
April 2006

Nominated - Ohio Accounting Educator of the Year
Ohio Society of CPAs
April 2005

Outstanding Accounting Faculty of the Year
BAP - Delta Psi Chapter (CSU - Dept. of Acctg)
May 2004

Undergraduate Teacher of the Year
Drake University
April 2002

Professor of the Month
Delta Sigma Pi - Drake University
August 2000

Teacher of the Year
Drake University's International Students Association
August 1998
 
Research Interests:
"Behavioral" Research in General.

Ethics Decision-Making Process:

Tax Practitioner
External Auditor
Internal Auditor

Codes of Conduct

Compliance

Technology and its Uses (Practice and Classroom)

Accounting and Tax Policy
 
Teaching Areas:
I have taught the following courses during my academic career:

Taxation Accounting: Individual; Corporate/Partnership/Estates & Trusts; Tax Policy
                        and Research.

Managerial Accounting: Principles; Cost.

Financial Accounting Principles; Intermediate I and II
 
Professional Affiliations:
I am an active member of the following professional organizations:

American Institute of CPAs
Institute of Management Accountants
American Accounting Association
International Association of Financial Advisors
Ohio Society of CPAs
Beta Alpha Psi
 
Professional Experience:
Cleveland State University, Department of Accounting, Associate Professor, 2005-Present

Cleveland State University, Department of Accounting, Assistant Professor, 2002-2005

Drake University, School of Accounting, Assistant Professor, 1997-2002

Drake University, School of Accounting, Visiting Assistant Professor, 1996-1997

Colorado State University at Pueblo, Department of Accounting, Assistant Professor, 1995-1996

Oklahoma State University, School of Accounting, Graduate Teaching Assistant, 1991-1995
 
University Service:
Department
Accounting
Graduate Student Advisor

College
Faculty Development
Committee Member

Professional
AAA (ATA) - Technology Resources

Department
Accounting
Undergraduate Student Advisor

Cleveland State University
Admissions and Standards

Cleveland State University
Capital Planning Advisory

Department
Institute of Management Accountants - Student Chapter (CSU)
Student Organization Advisor

Department
Faculty Advisor - OSCPAs' Student Ambassador Program

Department
Accounting Scholarship Selection

Department
Accounting's Coordinator - Faculty/Staff Appeal & United Way

Professional
AAA-Ohio Regional Meeting Coordinator for the American Taxation Association

Cleveland State University
Mentoring Program Participant

Department
AICPA On-Campus Champion

College
Student Retention, Recruitment, and Placement
Committee Member

Professional
AICPA - Tax Practice Improvement
Committee Member

Professional
AAA (ATA) - Legal Research

Department
Faculty Sponsor - AAA/Ohio Region Manuscript Contest

Department
Faculty Sponsor - Ohio Society of CPAs Manuscript Contest

Department
Faculty Advisor - Beta Alpha Psi and Acounting Association

Public/Community
Kinsner Elementary Parent Volunteer

Faculty Sponsor - Ohio Society of CPAs Manuscript Contest

Faculty Sponsor - Ohio Society of CPAs Manuscript Contest

Professional
AICPA - Life Insurance / Disability Plans
Committee Member

Allen Elementary Parent Volunteer

AAA (ATA) - Internships, Sabbaticals, and External Relations

Professional
AAA Midwest Region's Steering

Iowa Society of CPAs - Career Awareness Committee Member

College
CBA Teaching Colloquium Director - Drake University

College
Faculty Director - Kauffman Entrepreneurial Internship Program (Drake)

College
John Pappajohn Seed Capital Grant Advisory Board (Drake)

International Student Caregiver (Drake)

National Alumni Scholar Day Selection Committee (Drake)

College
Kemper Scholar Day Selection Committee (Drake)

Department
Arthur Andersen Tax Challenge Team Faculty Advisor (Drake)

Professional
AAA (ATA) - Mid Year Meeting

Public/Community
YMCA Board of Managers (Ankeny, IA)

College
Delta Sigma Pi Faculty Advisor (Drake)

College
CBA - Continuous Quality Improvement (Drake)

Professional
AAA (ATA) - Publications

Professional
AAA (ATA) - Technology Resources

Professional
AICPA - Responsibilities in Tax Practice
Committee Member

Professional
AAA (ATA) - Graduate Tax Education
 
Research Grants:
AICPA-Tax Division, funding for dissertation entitled, "Tax Practitioners' Ethical Sensitivity: A Model and Empirical Examination".


Drake University's Faculty Research Grant Program, funding for project titled, "The Relevance of the Statements on Responsibilities in Tax Practice During the Ethics Decision-Making Process of Tax Practitioners".


Drake University's Kelley Insurance Center Grant Program, funding for project titled, "Ethics Issues, Helps and Challenges for Tax Practitioners and Comparisons with Other Professionals".


Kauffman Entrepreneurial Internship Program Grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, two years.