TACTYC Innovation in Accounting Education Award
Congratulations William Jefferson
Metropolitan Community College (NE)
2019 Innovation in Accounting Education Winner
His poster, Diversifying Your 2-Year Accounting Program Using Data Analytics, discussed how to incorporate data analytics into the community college accounting program.
Dr. Bill Jefferson is the Director of the Accounting Department and faculty at Metropolitan Community College (MCC). This is his fourteenth year as a full-time faculty member, but he served for twelve years as an adjunct instructor at MCC prior to full time tenure. He holds a BA in Accounting, an MBA from the Wharton School, and subsequently a Ph.D. in Advanced Accounting. Over the course of 30 plus years, he has held numerous corporate positions, varying from public accountant to international financial manager. He is currently MCC Business Program Diversity Specialist.
Award Judging Criteria: The winner of the TACTYC Innovation in Accounting Education Award will submit a poster or hands-on technology demonstration that is innovative, improves the effectiveness of accounting education, and can be adapted by other educators for use with their students.
Previous Award Winners:
2018: Monique S. Kelley, MPA, CPA [GA], Fresno City College