Shawn Mauldin PhD, CPA, CMA, CFP®

 Shawn Mauldin  PhD, CPA, CMA, CFP®

Title:

  • Director and Professor, Richard C. Adkerson School of Accountancy

Contacts:

smauldin@business.msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-1633

Overview

Education:

  • Ph.D., Accounting, University of Mississippi, 1997
  • M.B.A., Business, Nicholls State University, 1987
  • B.S., Accounting, Nicholls State University, 1978

Publications

Conference Proceeding

  • Ethics Education in Accounting Curriculums: Does it Influence Recruiters' Hiring Decisions of Entry-Level Accountants.  2006 National AAA Annual Meeting. 2006
  • Marketing A Small CPA Firm: Importance and Strategies.  The Society of Business, Industry and Economics. 2006
  • Independent Contractor vs. Employee: Revisiting the Employee Classification Factors.  2006 AAA Southwest Regional Meeting. 2006
  • AACSB International Accounting Accreditation: Benefits and Challenges.  2004 National AAA Annual Meeting. 2004
  • A History of the Development of the AICPA’s Specialty Designation Program..  10th World Congress of Accounting Historians. 2004

Journal Article

  • Accounting Department Head: The Road Less Traveled. Advances in Accounting Education. Pages 29-45. 2019
  • An Examination of the Psychometric Properties of the Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale-10 (CD-RiSC10) Among Accounting and Business Students. Journal of Accounting Education. Pages 48-62. 2019
  • CPAs' Evauations of Accounting Graduate: An Empirical Investigation of Face-to-Face and Online Degrees. Accounting Educators' Journal. Volume XXVIII, Pages 99-115. 2018
  • Proactive Personality, Core Self-evaluations, and Engagement: The Role of Negative Emotion. Management Decision. Issue 55, Page 13. 2017
  • The Marketability of Options for Meeting the 150-Hour Requirement: An Empirical Analysis of Public Accounting Firm Recruiting Intentions. Issues In Accounting Education. Volume 28, Issue 3, Pages 537-553. 2013
  • Providing Investment Advice to Clients: An Overview for CPAs. Journal of Business Issues. Volume 1, Issue 1, Pages 67-73. 2013
  • From Practice to the Classroom. Journal of Accountancy. Volume 214, Issue 4, Pages 40-47. 2012
  • Deans' Perceptions of AACSB Endorsed Post-Doctoral Bridge Programs. Journal of Education for Business. Volume 86, Issue 5, Pages 279-293. 2011
  • Employee vs. Contractor: Controversial Battlegrounds, the Courts Rule. Journal Business and Behavioral Sciences. Volume 23, Issue 1, Pages 120-131. 2011
  • A comparison of Retirement Plan Benefits in Higher Education: States Participating in Social Security Versus Nonparticipating States. Journal of Business Issues. Volume 1, Pages 53-66. 2011
  • Tax Incentives of Going Green. The CPA Journal. Volume LXXX, Issue 11, Pages 18-24. 2010
  • Financial Planning for the Client in Higher Education: An Analysis of Optional Retirement Plan Contribution Rates in Higher Education. Journal of Retirement Planning. 2010
  • CPAs Beware: Disclosure or Use of Taxpayer Information Requirements Under IRC Section 7216. The CPA Journal. Volume 80, Issue 7, Pages 44-49. 2010
  • A Comparison of Defined Benefit and Optional Retirement Plan Rates of Return in Higher Education. Journal of Retirement Planning. Pages 21-29. 2010
  • Ethics Education in Accounting Curricula: Does it Influence Recruiters’ Hiring Decisions of Entry-Level Accountants?. Journal of Education for Business. Volume 85, Issue 1, Pages 1-6. 2010
  • Advising the Participant Regarding Double Dipping and Social Security. Journal of Retirement Planning. Pages 23-31. 2009
  • Dual Entitlement Provision: The Impact on Social Security Retirement Benefits. Today's CPA Journal. Volume 35, Issue 5, Page 5. 2008
  • AACSB International Accounting Accreditation: Benefits and Challenges. The Accounting Educators’ Journal. Volume XVII. 2007
  • HSAs: A Healthy Choice for Businesses. Journal of Business Issues. Volume 11, Page 7. 2006
  • Does Student Work Experience Affect CPA Firm Recruiting Decisions?'. Accounting Educators Journal. Volume 16, Pages 41-51. 2006
  • Health Savings Accounts: The New Benefits Plan. The CPA Journal. Volume LXXVI, Issue 8. 2006
  • Specialty Designations: Missed Opportunies or Fragmenting the Profession. The CPA Journal. Issue June 2006, Page 13. 2006
  • A History of the Development of the AICPA's Specialty Designation Program. The CPA Journal. Issue January 2006, Pages 64-67. 2006
  • Career Awareness, Perceptions, and Attitudes in Accounting Principles Clases: One School's Experience. Journal of Business and Training Education. Volume 14. 2005
  • Student Perception of the Accounting Profession. The Journal of Accounting and Finance Research. Volume 12, Issue 3. 2004
  • The 150-Hour Education Requirement: Revisiting the Public Choice vs. Public Interest Debate. The Journal of Accounting and Finance Research. Volume 11, Issue 2. 2003

Presentations

  • "A Comparison of Retirement Plan Benefits in Higher Education." NSU Research Week, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA. 2011
  • "A Comparison of Retirement Plan Benefits in Higher Education: States Participating in Social Security versus Nonparticipating States." Southwestern Society of Economists, Federation of Business Disciplines, Houston, TX. 2011
  • "CPA Beware: Disclosure/Use of Taxpayer Information Requirements Under IRC Section 7216." National AAA, American Accounting Association, . 2010
  • "Financial Planning for the Client in Higher Education." NSU Research Week, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA. 2010
  • "A Comparison of Defined Benefit and Optional Retirement Plan Rates of Return in Higher Education." Global Conference on Business and Finance, , Honolulu, Hawaii (E Presentation). 2010
  • "Post-Doctoral Bridge to Accounting Programs: Accounting Chair Perceptions." 2009 Annual Meeting, Academy of Accounting, Finance and Economics, New Orleans. 2009
  • "Defined Benefit Versus ORP Rates of Return in Higher Education." NSU Research Week, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA. 2009
  • "A Bridge over Troubled Waters: Dean's Receptions of Post-Doctoral Bridge Programs." 2008 Annual Meeting, Academy of Accounting, Finance and Economics, New Orleans, LA. 2008
  • "The Impact of the Windfall Elimination and The Government Pension Offset in Retirement Planning." Academy of Financial Services, Academy of Financial Services, Boston, MA. 2008
  • "A Discussion with Barry Melancon, CEO, AICPA." National American Accounting Association, American Accounting Association, . 2008
  • "A Preliminary Study of Optional Retirement Plan Contribution Rates in Higher Education." Southwest Finance Accociation, FBD, Houston, TX. 2008
  • "HSAs: A Healthy Choice for Businesses." Southwest American Accounting Association, American Accounting Association, Oklahoma City, OK. 2006

Oral Presentation

  • "Accounting Department Head: The Road Less Traveled.." National AAA Meeting, AAA, Washington, D.C.. 2018
  • "Impact at Small and Mid-sized Universities: Identification, Measurement and Communication." SBAA Conference, SBAA, Nashville. 2018
  • "Darned if You Do. Damned if You Don't: The Whistleblower's Dilemma." Annual Conference, American Accounting Association, San Diego, CA. 2017
  • "An Analysis of Recent Data on the Progressivity of the U.S. Federal Tax System." Academy of Business Research, , New Orleans, LA . 2015
  • "An Analysis of Recent Data on the Progressivity of the U.S. Federal Tax System." COB Research Week Presentations, NSU, . 2015
  • "Employee vs. Contractor: Controversial Battlegrounds, the Courts Rule." ASBBS 16th Annual Conference, , Las Vegas, NV. 2009

Paper

  • "An Examination of the Psychometric Properties of the Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale-10 (CD-RiSC10) Among Accounting and Business Students." Annual AAA, , San Francisco . 2019
  • "Resilience as a Mitigating Factor in the Departure Intentions Among Accounting Students." Annual AAA, , . 2019
  • "Investigating the Financial State Implicatoin Implicit in SOX 201 Restriction of Non-Audit Services." Institute for Global Business Research, , . 2019
  • "Accounting Graduates with Online and Face-to-Face Coursework: Impact on Hiring Decisions." National AAA, AAA , Washington, D.C. . 2018
  • "Face-to-Face and Online Degrees from Traditional and Online Universities: An Empirical Investigation of CPAs’ Recruiting Evaluations." AAA, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. 2014
  • ""CPAs' Evaluations of Accounting Graduates: Will Online Trends Meet Practitioners' Expectations?"." 9th Annual Research Week, Nicholls State University, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana. 2014
  • "Options for Meeting the 150-Hour Requirement: An Empirical Analysis of Recruiter Intentions." National AAA, American Accounting Association, Washington, DC. 2012
  • "The Marketability of Students for Entry-Level Public Accounting Positions: Recruiters' Valuation of Alternative Paths to Meet the 150-Hour Requirement." SWAAA, American Accounting Association, Denver, CO. 2012
  • "Advising Clients on Investing in Turbulent Times." Southwestern Society of Economists, Federation of Business Disciplines, New Orleans, LA. 2012

Poster

  • "So, You Want to Teach? A Practical Guide for CPAs Interested in College Instruction." National AAA, American Accounting Association, Denver, CO. 2011