Jim Bulloch Award for Innovations in Management Accounting Education

Sponsored by the Institute of Management Accountants

Call for Nominations – AAA MAS Jim Bulloch Award for Innovations in Management Accounting Education

Purpose:  The purpose of the award is to recognize and reward faculty members who have created or written innovative pedagogical practices or curriculum materials in the area of management accounting. The winner is honored with a plaque and $2,000. The award is generously sponsored by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).

Criteria:  Awards shall be made on the basis of several criteria. The innovation should be adaptable across a variety of educational contexts. The innovation should be broad in scope and should foster learning. The innovation should be low-cost to apply and adapt.

Eligibility:  Individual faculty members, groups of faculty, or departments teaching or preparing materials to be used for managerial or cost accounting education are eligible. These parties can nominate themselves or others.

Winners do not have to be members of the AAA MAS to receive the plaque but must be members to receive the cash prize.

Nomination Procedures:  Nominations should include a description of the innovation, sample materials where feasible, and evidence that the innovation has been tested and has been shown to have educational benefits. Also include a contact person and address to whom the Award Committee can send requests for additional information.

Award Committee and Submission Instructions:  Nominations will be evaluated by a Committee of faculty appointed by the MAS President. Nominations must be emailed by March 1, 2021 to the Chair of the Award Committee: Margaret Shackell, Ithaca College (shackell@ithaca.edu).

Presentation of Award:  The Award will be presented during the Management Accounting Section Business Meeting and Lunch at the AAA Annual Meeting in August.

Jim Bulloch Award for Innovations in Management Accounting Prior Winners

 
2020 Wendy Tietz, Jennifer Cainas, Tracie Miller-Nobles, "KAT Insurance: Introductory Accounting Data Analytics Cases Using Excel, Power BI and/or Tableau"
2019 Bill Goldman, "Data Visualization: Teaching Big Data Analytics"
2018 Kimberly Swanson Church, Kelvie Crabb, Gail Hoover King, "Launch Learning: A Compendium of Cases for Students to Create, Collaborate and Comprehend Managerial Accounting"
2017 Poh-Sun Seow, Suay-Peng Wong, "Accounting Challenge App"
2016 Wendy Tietz, "Accounting in the Headlines Blog"

Journal

Dear MAS members,

As the incoming Senior Editor of the Journal of Management Accounting Research (JMAR) for the 2019-2021 term, I am excited to announce the team of Editors that will serve during my term. They are a group of 13 strong researchers that are ready to work with you, current and future authors and referees, on publishing high quality and relevant management accounting research.

Continuing on JMAR’s promise to include diverse methodological perspectives, we have editors covering all methods used to address management accounting issues, and have wide geographical representation with 46% of the editors not based in the US. Furthermore, the incoming Editorial Board which are relied upon to do the bulk of the reviewing will, for the first time in JMAR’s history, consists of a majority of non-US based researchers. I will announce the incoming Editorial Board members at the Management Accounting Section’s midyear meeting in January.

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Letter from the President

Allen Webb

Dear MAS Members;

Below you’ll find the first call for 2020-21 MAS volunteers and a full report of our very successful Midyear Meeting held in Houston, January 9-11.

Be a Volunteer!

It is that time of year when our President Elect, Isabella Grabner, is beginning to staff the various committees and other positions that will be doing the important work of the section when her term as President starts in August.

Isabella has over 100 positions for which she needs volunteers. So, don’t wait to be asked, do your part to help the MAS by emailing Isabella at isabella.grabner@wu.ac.at soon to volunteer! If there are certain roles you would most prefer taking on, let Isabella know when you contact her....

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