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Thomas R. Finnegan
Lecturer and Director, Undergraduate Accountancy Program

Educational Background

Ph.D. Accountancy, University of Illinois, 1993
J.D., Juris Doctor, College of Law, University of Illinois, 1984
M.A.S. Accountancy, University of Illinois, 1983
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1980
Professional Certifications: Attorney-at-Law, member of Illinois Bar and C.P.A., Licensed Public Accountant

Academic Positions Held

Director, Undergraduate Accountancy Program, 2002-present.
Director of Academics, University of Illinois MBA, 1998-2000.

Recent Publications

Finnegan, T. 2001. Managerial Decision Cases, Solutions Manual. Cincinnati, OH: South-Western Publishing.

Finnegan, T. 2001. Managerial Decision Cases. Cincinnati, OH: South-Western Publishing.

Finnegan, T. 1998. Current issues in managerial accounting. In R. Hilton (Ed.) Managerial Accounting, 4th Ed.: Irwin/McGraw-Hill.

Honors and Awards

College of Business Alumni Association, Excellence-in-Teaching Award for Undergraduate Teaching, 2004. Business Council Outstanding Teaching Award, 2002-2003. Incomplete List of Teachers Rated as Excellent, Undergraduate Accountancy, Spring 2002; MBA Core, Fall 2001. Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity, Professor of the Semester, 2002. Executive MBA Outstanding Instructor Award, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996. Luckman Award for Teaching Excellence, (campus-wide), 1993.

Teaching and Research

Currently: Managerial/cost accountancy, financial accounting, and taxation.

Contact Information:
396 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 244-7783

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