Timothy Fogarty

Professor
Accountancy Department
Weatherhead School of Management

With over 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals, Timothy Fogarty, PhD, CPA, JD, professor of accountancy is among the most prolific authors of scholarly research in accounting worldwide. Fogarty focuses his research in three main areas: accounting regulation, organizations that employ and influence the work of accountants, and accounting education.

His most recent work has appeared in such journals as Research in Accounting Regulation and Accounting History. At present Fogarty serves as editor for the prestigious accounting journal Accounting and the Public Interest and as associate editor for the Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal.

Since his 1989 appointment to Case Western Reserve University, Fogarty has regularly received high departmental ratings on student evaluations. His courses include Income Tax: Concepts, Skills, Planning; Legal Environment for Managers – MBA; and Accounting, Finance, and Engineering Economics. In 2013, he was appointed as the Thomas A. Dickerson Faculty Fellow. Fogarty has served as a visiting professor at the University of Sydney (Australia) and senior associate dean and department chair in accountancy at Case Western Reserve.

Fogarty is a frequent conference panelist, discussant and moderator at both American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meetings and Ohio Regional AAA meetings and is currently the vice president of the AAA Education Division. He has received numerous AAA Best Paper Awards. He holds three master’s degrees in business, economics, and sociology and earned his JD degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Fogarty received his PhD from Pennsylvania State University.

Prior to his appointment at Case Western Reserve, Fogarty worked as an attorney, accountant, insurance consultant, and economist. He and his wife live on a horse farm east of Cleveland.

Initially Appointed: 1989

Curriculum Vitae

 

Teaching Information

Teaching Interests

  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Income tax
  • The legal environment of management.

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Courses Taught

Income Tax: Concepts, Skills, Planning
Legal Environment
Legal Environment for Managers
Accounting, Finance, and Engineering Economics

Office Hours

By Appointment Only

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Accounting regulation
  • Organizations that employ and influence the work of accountants
  • Accounting education

Awards and Honors

Hall of Fame
2018
American Accounting Association
President’s Award
2018
Ohio Region of the AAA
Best Accounting Paper
2014
North American Accounting Society

External Appointments

Task Force Member
Common Reading Committee
2008
2010
Doctoral Consortium Director
American Accounting Association
2007
2008

Publications

Presentations

  • Warren, R., Fogarty, T. J., Cola, P. A.  Public Interest Section and Doctoral/Early Scholar Consortium , "Mission Creep at the IRS: While Criminal Investigation Special Agents will not Shrink the Tax Gap", American Accounting Association, Orlando, Florida . (2019).
  • Jimenez Andrade, J. R. (Presenter & Author), Fogarty, T. J. (Author Only)  AAA Meeting 2016, "Internal Controls for Reputational Risks: The relevance of attention", AAA, NYC. (2016).
  • Fogarty, T. J. (Author Only), Jonas, G. (Presenter & Author)  AAA Annual Meeting, "The Heterogeneity of Success in the Big Leagues", American Accounting Association, Denver, CO. (2011).
  • Fogarty, T. J. (Author Only), Jonas, G. (Presenter & Author)  AAA Ohio Regional Meeting, "The Heterogeneity of Success in the Big Leagues", American Accounting Association, Dublin, OH. (2011).
  • Jonas, G. (Presenter & Author), Fogarty, T. J. (Author Only)  Research Workshop, "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle: Disciplinary Socialization at the American Accounting Association's Doctoral Consortium", University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC. (2009).
  • Fogarty, T. J.  John Carroll University Accounting Colloquium, "The State of Research on Socialization in Public Accounting Organizations", John Carroll University, (1995).
  • Fogarty, T. J.  Annual Meetings of the American Accounting Association, "Actuaries and Accountants: Professional Jurisdictions and Differences", AAA, (1995).
  • Fogarty, T. J.  1995 Ohio Regional Meetings of the American Accounting Association, "Progress in Gender Research", Ohio Regional AAA, (1995).

Education

Doctor of Philosophy
The Pennsylvania State University
1989
Master of Arts
Formal Organizations, Occupations
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
1984
Master of Arts
Microeconomics, Regional Taxation
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
1982
Master of Business Administration
State University of New York at Buffalo
1976
Juris Doctorate
State University of New York at Buffalo
1976
Bachelor of Arts
Sociology
State University of New York at Buffalo
1973