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2017 - 2018 Competitive Manuscript Award Committee

Nominations Deadline: January 31 at 11:59 pm Eastern Time

Charge

Carry out all activities to determine recipients of the Competitive Manuscript Award. Specifically:

  • Actively seek and submit nominations
  • Review and evaluate nominations
  • Current Committee members who are nominated for the award will be asked to either recuse themselves from the Committee or remove their nomination from consideration.
  • Select up to three recipients of the award based on the award criteria, observing subject matter interest, depth of research, contribution to knowledge, and organization of subject matter
  • Chair presents the Award(s) at the AAA Annual Meeting
  • If the Chair has any questions about the charge or responsibilities of this committee, s/he should contact the Executive Director, the President, or the Committee's Board of Directors Liaison.

Members

Name / Affiliation Contact Term Length Term Expires
Chair

Nemit Shroff 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

shroff@mit.edu

 
2


08/2018

Members

Mark C. Anderson
University of Calgary

andem@ucalgary.ca

1

08/2018

Eddy Cardinaels
KU Leuven

eddy.cardinaels@kuleuven.be 

1

08/2018

Jackie Hammersley
University of Georgia

jhammers@uga.edu 

1

08/2018

Ranjani Krishnan
Michigan State University

krishnan@bus.msu.edu 

1

08/2018

Anne Magro
George Mason University

amagro@gmu.edu

1

08/2018

Board of Directors Liaison

Terry Shevlin
Vice President–Research & Publications
University of California-Irvine

tshevlin@uci.edu

 

 

Expected Time Commitment

  • September 1 – January 31 – Actively seek and submit nominations
  • February 15 – April 15 – Review nominations, participate on conference calls and email discussions at the discretion of the Chair, and select up to three recipients
  • August – Chair presents the award(s) at the AAA Annual Meeting

Roles & Responsibilities Timeline

Chair and Committee Members Responsibilities

September - January 31 February 15 - April 15 June August
  • Actively seek and submit nominations
  • Review nominations, participate on conference calls and email discussions, at the discretion of the Chair
  • Select up to three award recipients based on award criteria
  • Chair notifies the Professional Staff Liaison of the winner(s) by April 15th at awards@aaahq.org
  • The Chair will have the opportunity to prepare and send a progress report in June which will be available for the Board of Directors to review at their August meeting. This report should include accomplishments and suggested modifications and should be sent to the AAA President, the Committee's Board of Directors Liaison, and Professional Staff Liaison, Barbara Gutierrez. (barbara.gutierrez@aaahq.org)
  • Chair presents the award(s) at the AAA Annual Meeting

AAA Professional Staff Responsibilities

Committee Composition/Required Knowledge and Expertise

  • Five or six members plus a voting Chair are appointed annually by the Council Committee on Awards Committee.
  • Care should be taken that the Committee include members with a range of expertise, who are knowledgeable about exceptional, current accounting research,
  • And to be sure the Committee includes one member knowledgeable in the field of quantitative analysis and another knowledgeable in behavioral science.
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