​Dr. James S. Neubecker, D.P.A.
Fixed-Term Faculty, Master of Science Administration
Central Michigan University

Dr. James S. Neubecker received his undergraduate degree in accounting from Michigan State University.  He received two graduate degrees from Central Michigan University; one in Educational Administration, the other in Business Administration, with a major emphasis in Accounting.  He received his doctorate in public administration from Western Michigan University. He has also taken courses in Data Processing. He has served on a number of professional committees with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Michigan Association of CPAs, and Central Michigan University and Ferris State University.    

In addition to the formal degree programs, Dr. Neubecker is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Internal Auditor. 

Prior to becoming a full-time faculty member at CMU, Dr. Neubecker was employed as the Deputy Auditor General for the Michigan Auditor General.  Prior to that he was an Audit Division Administrator with the Office of the Auditor General, Lansing, Michigan.  Currently, Dr. Neubecker is an Assistant Professor within the MSA program for Central Michigan University. 

He has worked as an adjunct instructor for Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, Michigan; Central Michigan University, and Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.  He frequently is a guest speaker at accounting seminars sponsored by the professional associations, and is active in business consulting and training for various entities.