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2021 - 2022 Accounting Horizons Steering Committee

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Charge  

  • Review the Aims and Scope of Accounting Horizons
  • Prepare the Call for Nominations for the editor based on the Aims and Scope
  • Review editorial candidates and provide a slate of at least two candidates for editor of Accounting Horizons to the Publications Committee
  • The Publications Committee prepares a recommendation for the AAA Board of Directors to appoint an incoming editor for one association-wide journal (The Accounting Review, Accounting Horizons, or Issues in Accounting Education, depending on the year).  This recommendation is based on the slate of candidates put forth by the journal’s Steering Committee.
3-Year Cycle for Accounting Horizons Steering Committee's Journal Editor Selection Process:

Year 2

(2022)

Formalize the Aims and Scope for the journal, and draft a Call for Submissions based on those parameters for review by the Board of Directors at their May board meeting.

Year 3

(2023)

Review candidates for editor, recommend at least two candidates for consideration by the Publications Committee, which will make final recommendations to the Board of Directors.

Year 1

(2024) 

Following the selection of the journal’s editor, the Steering Committee will write a summary of their experiences in selecting the journal editor as input into the next round of the editor selection process.

Membership

Meetings

  • Meetings of the Committee may be scheduled at the discretion of the Chair, and can be online, as appropriate.

Responsibilities

  • Fulfill the Committee charge as above.
  • If the Chair has any questions about the charge or responsibilities of this Committee, s/he should contact the Chief Executive Officer, the President, or the Committee's Board of Directors Liaison.
  • The Chair will have the opportunity three times every term-year to prepare and send a progress report which will be available for the Board of Directors to review at their next meeting. This report should include accomplishments and suggested modifications and should be sent to the AAA President, the Task Force's Board of Directors Liaison, and Governance Manager, Barbara Gutierrez (barbara.gutierrez@aaahq.org).
Members
Name / Affiliation Contact Term Length Term Expires

Chair
Gopal Krishnan
Bentley University


​gkrishnan@bentley.edu

 

3

 

08/2024

Margaret Christ
University of Georgia

mchrist@uga.edu

3

 08/2022

Randy Elder
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

rjelder2@uncg.edu 

08/2022

Rick Hatfield
The University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa

rhatfiel@cba.ua.edu 

3

08/2022

Greg Jenkins
Auburn University

greg.jenkins@auburn.edu

08/2022 

Paquita Y. Davis Friday
CUNY-Baruch College

Paquita.DavisFriday@baruch.cuny.edu

2

08/2023

Krista Fiolleau
University of Waterloo

krista.fiolleau@uwaterloo.ca

2

08/2023

Jenny Brown
Arizona State University-Tempe

Jenny.Brown@asu.edu

3

08/2024

Matthew Wieland
Miami University

wielanmm@miamioh.edu

3

08/2024

Board of Directors Liaison
Sarah E. McVay
University of Washington
Vice President-Research & Publications

smcvay@uw.edu

 
 

 
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