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HARRAST, STEVEN

Professor

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More About STEVEN HARRAST

Publications: 

  • Olsen, L. M., Sun, Y., Harrast, S. A., Mattingly, J. (2022). Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Reporting Bias. Journal of Accounting and Finance.
  • Harrast, S. A., Sun, Y., McGilsky, D. A. (in press). Determining the Inherent Risks of Cryptocurrency: A Survey Analysis. Current Issues in Auditing.
  • Harrast, S. A. (2020). Robotic Process Automation in Accounting Systems. Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance.
  • Harrast, S. A., Swaney, A. (2019). What is the Role of the Board-Level Technology Committee? Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, 30(4), 43-47. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcaf.22414
  • Harrast, S. A., Swaney, A. (2017). Understanding the New International Ethics Standards. Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance, 28(6), 9-13.
  • Harrast, S. A., Olsen, L. M. (2016). Climate Change Disclosures and Getting Hotter. Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, 27(5), 21-28.
  • Harrast, S. A., Hayes, G. W., McGilsky, D. A. (2014). Integrating an ERP System into an Accounting Curriculum at Central Michigan University. International Journal of Quality & Productivity Management, 11(1), 43-55.

Presentations: 

  • Harrast, S. A. (Presenter & Author), Olsen, L. M. (Author Only), Sun, Y. (Author Only), Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters, "The CPA Evolution Initiative Critical Technologies: Importance and Teaching Locus," MASAL, Virtual. (March 11, 2022).
  • Harrast, S. A. (Presenter & Author), McGilsky, D. A. (Author Only), Sun, Y. (Author Only), Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters, "Determining the risks of cryptocurrency: A survey analysis," MASAL, Virtual. (March 12, 2021).
  • Harrast, S. A., AAA Midwest Meeting, "Advising Accounting Student Organizations," Indianapolis, IN. (October 6, 2018).
  • Harrast, S. A., Swaney, A., AAA Midwest Meeting, "The Technology Committee's Identity Crisis," American Accounting Association, Indianapolis, IN. (October 6, 2018).

Professional:

  • Session Chair, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters, Alma, MI. approximately 40 hours spent per year. (March 11, 2022 - Present).
  • Session Chair, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters, Alma, MI. approximately 25 hours spent per year. (March 12, 2021 - Present).
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, American Journal of Business Research. (2019 - Present).
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society. approximately 20 hours spent per year. (2009 - Present).
  • Workshop, "Automation & Analytics Academy," PwC, Charlotte, MC. (March 7, 2019 - March 8, 2019).
  • Session Chair, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters, Alma, Michigan. approximately 60 hours spent per year. (March 2013 - March 2018)
  • Seminar, "Robotic Processes and Control Planning," WMISACA, Wyoming, MI. (November 15, 2018).
  • SAP TERP10
  • PhD - University of Memphis (1999)
  • BS/MAcc - Brigham Young University (1989)
    • American Accounting Association
    • Professional license NC, TN, IA, KS (currently inactive)

    Courses Taught

    • Accounting Systems and Controls 
    • Data Analytics for Accounting
    • Financial Accounting 
    • Managerial Accounting 
    • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility