Faculty Profile

Faculty Profile

Debra Benson

Senior Lecturer
Accounting
  • MBA - Kennesaw State University
  • BBA - University of Oklahoma
ddb8563@kennesaw.edu
470-578-2680
Burruss Building 455

Certifications
  • Certified Global Management Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Professional in Human Resources (PHR)
Research Interest
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting and Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • Along with Internal Audit
Publications
  • Review of 'Financial Accounting for Undergraduates' by Kenneth Ferris, James Wallace, and Theodore Christensen
  • Online Learning – What We Can Learn From Our Students
  • Review of Illume Software - Beta Version
  • Review of managerial text material
  • Review of Chapter 4 of new Managerial Accounting text by James Jiambalvo
Presentations
  • Annual Meeting - Principles of Accounting Course Sequencing
  • Annual Meeting - Evolving Your Online Course
  • Accounting and Auditing Forum - Explaining Complex Accounting Topics to Non-Accountants
  • Annual Meeting - Engaging Students in Online Courses
  • Accounting and Auditing Forum - Beyond Invoice Testing - Contracting Controls to Consider
Awards and Honors
  • President's Parliament - Recognition of multiple years of continued financial support to KSU. - May
  • Support Faculty of the Year - 2007-2008 - The Accounting Awards Banquet recognized both students and instructors. A single member of the support faculty team is recognized as the support faculty member of the year. - May