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Guido Geerts

Professor and EY Faculty Scholar

Department: Accounting & MIS
Campus Address: 206A Purnell Hall
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 302-831-6413
Email: geerts@udel.edu

Biography

Research Interests:

  • Business Process Modeling
  • Enterprise Ontologies
  • Integration of Technology Into the Accounting Curriculum
  • Student-Faculty Collaborations
  • Semantic Web Technologies

Education

  • Ph.D., Accounting Information Systems, Free University Brussels, Belgium
  • B.A., Economics, Free University Brussels, Belgium

Curriculum Vitae

Publications

  • “A Supply Chain of Things: The Eaglet Ontology for Highly Visible Supply Chains” Decision Support Systems, forthcoming (with Dan O’Leary).
  • “Integrating Information Technology Into Accounting Research” Accounting Horizons, forthcoming (with Lynford Graham, Elaine Mauldin, William McCarthy, and Vernon Richardson).
  • “Ontology Driven Business Rule Specification” Journal of Information Systems, forthcoming (with Frederik Gailly).
  • “A Design Science Research Methodology and its Application to Accounting Information Systems Research.” International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Volume 12, 2011, pp. 142-151.
  • “Guest Editorial on REA Enterprise Systems,” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 22, No. 2, Fall 2008, pp. 215-217.
  • “KaDo: An Advanced Enterprise Modeling, Database Design, Database Implementation, and Information Retrieval Case for the Accounting Information Systems Class,” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 22, No. 2, Fall 2008, pp. 141-150 (with Kinsun Tam).
  • “The Timeless Way of Building REA Enterprise Systems,” Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, Volume 4, 2007, pp. 161-182 (with Harry Wang).
  • “Using Blog Technology for Collaborative Learning of Accounting and Corporate Governance Issues:  Design and Implementation of the Sarbanes-Oxley Blog," The Review of Business Information Systems, Volume 11, No. 3, Third Quarter 2007, pp. 75- 84 (with Winnifred Scott).
  • “Policy-Level Specifications in REA Enterprise Information Systems,” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 20, No. 2, Fall 2006, pp. 37-63 (with William McCarthy).
  • “Blogging 101 for CPAs,” The CPA Journal, July 2005, pp. 12-13 (with Myunghee Kim).
  • “SportsStuff.com: A Case Study on XML Technologies, E-Business Processes and Accounting Information Systems,” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 18, No. 2, Fall 2004, pp. 61-73 (with Clinton White).
  • “An XML Architecture for Operational Enterprise Ontologies” Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, Volume 1, 2004, pp. 73-90.
  • “A Structured Approach to Teaching Cardinalities in the AIS Class,” The Review of Business Information Systems, Volume 8, No. 4, Fall 2004, pp. 1-16.
  • “An Introduction to Web Services,” The CPA Journal, August 2004, pp. 70-71 (with Robert Paretta and Clinton White).
  • “Stevie: A Dynamic, Between-Instructor Collaborative Internet Tool for Learning Cardinalities,” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 16, No. 1, Spring 2002, pp. 75-89. (with Barbara Waddington and Clinton White).
  • “Design and Evaluation of an Internet Study Tool as a Data Collection Device,” The Review of Business Information Systems, Volume 6(1), Winter 2002, pp. 7-16 (with Barbara Waddington).
  • “An Ontological Analysis of the Primitives of the Extended-REA Enterprise Information Architecture,” The International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, 3 (2002), pp. 1-16 (with William McCarthy).
  • “Using Object Templates from the REA Accounting Model to Engineer Business Processes and Tasks,” The Review of Business Information Systems, Volume 5(4), Fall 2001, pp. 89-108 (with William McCarthy).
  • “Augmented Intensional Reasoning in Knowledge-Based Accounting Systems” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 14, No. 2, Fall 2000, pp. 127-150 (with William McCarthy).
  • “Delivery of Accounting Information Systems Study Tools Through the Internet,” The Review of Accounting Information Systems, Volume 4(1), Winter 2000, pp. 37-46 (with Barbara Waddington).
  • “Sophisticated Web Design,” Journal of Accountancy, April 2000, pp. 55-59 (with Barbara Waddington and Steven Dilley).
  • “The Belgian Chocolate Company: A Dynamic Data Modeling and Database Design Case for the Accounting Information Systems Class,” Journal of Information Systems, Volume 14, No. 1, Spring 2000, pp. 53-74 (with Barbara Waddington).
  • “An Accounting Object Infrastructure for Knowledge-Based Enterprise Models,” IEEE Intelligent Systems, July/August 1999, pp. 89-94 (with William McCarthy).
  • "Automated Integration of Enterprise Accounting Models Throughout the Systems Development Life Cycle," The International Journal of Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance & Management, September 1996, pp. 113-128. (with William McCarthy and Steve Rockwell).

Awards & Honors

  • Chair Pathways Commission Recommendation 4 (Curriculum and Pedagogy) Task Force 3 (Technology)
  • American Accounting Association Pre-Conference Workshops and Symposia Team, Team Leader (2013)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics, May 2013.
  • Outstanding Contribution to Research Award, AAA Strategic and Emerging Technologies Section, August 2012.
  • Associate Editor: International Journal of Accounting Information Systems (starting 2014).
  • Associate Editor: Journal of Information Systems.
  • Guest Editor: Special Issue on Business Process Modeling, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems.
  • Guest Editor. Special Issue on Enterprise Ontologies, Journal of Information Systems.
  • Editorial Board: Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting
  • Editorial Board: AIS Educator Journal
  • Editorial Board: Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance and Management
  • Distinguished Service Award, AAA Strategic and Emerging Technologies Section, August 2010.
  • AAA-IS Section Midyear Meeting Best Education Paper, “KaDo: An Advanced Enterprise Modeling, Database Design, Database Implementation, and Information Retrieval Case for the Accounting Information Systems Class,” Redondo Beach, January 10-12, 2008 (with Kinsun Tam).
  • Lester W. Chadwick Excellence in Teaching Award, Department of Accounting & MIS, 2006
  • AAA-IS Section Midyear Meeting Outstanding Research Paper, “Policy-Level Specifications in REA Enterprise Information Systems,” Phoenix, January 4-7, 2006 (with William McCarthy).
  • 2004 Student Choice Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award (Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware)
  • Outstanding Paper Award – Accounting Information Systems Educators Association, “An Integrated e-Business Case Using REA and Native XML,” Colorado, June 29-July 1, 2003 (with Clinton White).
  • XBRL Academic Competition 2001-2002 - Grand prize winner (with Skip White, Luke Brown, and Jeremy Liebman)
  • Outstanding Paper Award – Accounting Information Systems Educators Conference, Estes Park, Colorado, August 2001 (with William McCarthy).
  • 1997-1998 Roland F.Salmonson Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award (Accounting Department Michigan State University)
  • IBM Scholarship (1990) to visit Michigan State University

Teaching

  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Business Processes
  • Database Systems

The Lerner College is home to a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.4 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Fund, a student-managed restaurant and hotel, a high-technology development center of a global bank and a start-up experience for students with new business ideas.

Lerner College faculty - like Anu Sivaraman, who is among Social Media Marketing Magazine’s “Top 100 Marketing Professors on Twitter” and MBAprograms.org’s “Top 50 Marketing Professors on Twitter” - are thought leaders who command attention from influential business audiences, economists and policy makers.

All Lerner College departments offer experience-driven learning and emphasize evidence-based analytics methods to enrich the student experience. Here, finance students visit New York City’s financial districts for a first-hand look at markets trading and to meet with UD alumni.

Charles W. Horn, AS75, and wife Patricia, recently made a $3 million commitment to enhance and expand entrepreneurial studies.

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