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Karen H. Molloy
Associate Professor of Accountancy

Educational Background

Ph.D. Business Administration, M.A., B.S. Accounting, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1980, 1977, 1975.

Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since 1981. Director of MSA program 1999-present. Faculty Advisor for the Department of Accountancy, 1994-present. Director of MST program 1996-1999.

Recent Publications

Feller, A., Ziebart, D., Molloy, K., & Omer T. 2001. An introduction to applied professional research for accountants, 2nd Ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall Pearson Education.

Molloy, K. 2001. Applied research in tax accounting. In Applied Professional Research for Accountant: 167-212. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall Pearson Education.

Molloy, K. 1998. An approach for comparing U.S. and Japanese effective corporate income tax rates. Journal of International Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation, Spring, pp. 69-80.

Honors and Awards

Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, 1999, 2000, 2001.

Academic Service

Member of the Editorial Board for Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, to 1993-present. Editorial Board: ATA Journal of Legal Tax Research, 2003-present.

Teaching and Research

Teaches courses in tax research, estate planning, and U.S. individual/corporate/partnership tax. Research focuses on foreign tax systems, and effective corporate tax rates.

Contact Information:
206 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-1389

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