Detailed Information for Bob Thomas

Dr. Bob Thomas 
MBA Program
 » Graduate Coordinator
Office Location
Dillard College of Business Administration 286 
Phone
Voice: (940) 397-6206
Fax: (940) 397-4280
 
 

Accounting / MIS
 » Associate Professor
Office Location
Dillard College of Business Administration 286 
Phone
Voice: (940) 397-6206
Fax: (940) 397-4280
 
 

Contact Information

bob.thomas@mwsu.edu

My Websites

Dr. Thomas' Website
MSU Accounting Society Website

Interests

Research Interests

Accounting Information Systems, Information System Success, Knowledge Management, Petroleum Accounting, Production and Operations Management, Tax Accounting.

Teaching Interests

Accounting Information Systems, Knowledge Management, Management Information Systems, Petroleum Accounting, Production and Operations Management.


Course Information

  Semester Course #    Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Fall 2014 ACCT 3023  101  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 343

TR 800 920

Details Fall 2014 ACCT 3023  102  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 343

TR 930 1050

Details Spring 2014 ACCT 2143  201  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 343

TR 800 920

Details Spring 2014 ACCT 2143  202  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 343

TR 930 1050

Details Fall 2013 ACCT 3023  101  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 800 920

Details Fall 2013 ACCT 3023  180  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 1730 1850

Details Summer I 2013 ACCT 6663  X30  Topics in Acct: Seminar in AIS    Dillard College of Business Administration ONLINE
Details Summer I 2013 ACCT 3003  301  Accounting Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 335

T 800 1000

Details Spring 2013 ACCT 2143  202  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 800 920

Details Spring 2013 ACCT 2143  203  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 930 1050

Details Fall 2012 ACCT 3023  101  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 800 920

Details Fall 2012 ACCT 3023  102  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 930 1050

Details Summer II 2012 ACCT 6663  X40  Topic in ACCT: Seminar in AIS    Dillard College of Business Administration 335

M 800-900

Details Summer II 2012 ACCT 4663  X40  Spec Topic: ACCT Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 335

M 800-900

Details Summer II 2012 ACCT 2143  401  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 343

MTWR 1010-1210

Details Spring 2012 3003  201  Accounting Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 306

TR 14:00-15:20

Details Spring 2012 2143  202  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 338

TR 9:30-10:50

Details Spring 2012 2143  280  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 338

TR 17:30-18:50

Details Fall 2011 3023  X10  Accounting Information Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 101 R 0700pm-0950pm
Details Fall 2011 3023  X11  Accounting Information Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 101 R 0700pm-0950pm
Details Fall 2011 2143  X10  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 178 R 0400pm-0650pm
Details Summer I 2011 6663   X30  Spec Grad Top: Seminar in AIS     Dillard College of Business Administration ONLINE T 10:10-11:00
Details Summer I 2011 3003  X30  Accounting Applications     Dillard College of Business Administration ONLINE T 8:00-10:00
Details Spring 2011 3003  X20  Accounting Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 335

T 3:30-4:50pm

Details Spring 2011 2143  201  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 8:00-9:20am

Details Spring 2011 2143  202  Financial Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 178

TR 9:30-10:50am

Details Fall 2010 4013  180  Petroleum Accounting    Dillard College of Business Administration 338

TR
5:30 p.m - 6:50 p.m

Details Fall 2010 3023  102  Accounting Info Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 338/335

TR
9:30 a.m - 10:50 a.m

Details Fall 2010 3023  101  Accounting Information Systems    Dillard College of Business Administration 335/338

TR
8:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.




Education Background

Institution Degree    Graduation Date
Midwestern State University B.B.A, Accounting, BCIS 2003 
Texas Tech University Ph.D., MIS, Accounting 2006 



Employment Background

Institution Position Start Date / End Date
 Texas Tech University  Graduate Instructor/Research Assistant  2003-Aug  2006-Aug
 West Texas A&M University  Assistant Professor of Accounting  2006-Sep  2008-Aug
 Midwestern State University  Assistant Professor of Accounting  2008-Aug  2012-Aug
 Midwestern State University  Graduate Coordinator-MBA Program  2012-Jul  Present
 Midwestern State University  Associate Professor of Accounting  2012-Sept  Present



Research and Publications

Refereed Articles 

Thomas, B. (2011).  SSARS 19 Brings New Guidance for Compilations and Reviews.  Today's CPA, 38 (6), 38-41.  

Thomas, B. & Kreissl, L. J. (2007).  Identify the Challenges and Potential Impacts of FIN 48 Compliance.  Practical Tax Strategies, 79 (6), 329-334.  

Thomas, B. & Pulliam, D. (2007).  Tax Shelters Beware! The IRS and its Commissioner Everson Are After You.  Oil Gas and Energy Quarterly, 56 (2), 305-323.  

Thomas, B. (2007).  Knowledge Management and the Oil Industry.  Oil Gas and Energy Quarterly, 55 (4), 829-837.  

Thomas, B. & Pulliam, D. (2007).  Protect Exempt Organizations from Sanctions and Loss of Exemption.  Practical Tax Strategies, 78 (5), 293-299.  

Sherif, K., Hoffman, J., & Thomas, B. (2006).  Can technology build organizational social capital? The case of a global IT consulting firm.  Information & Management, 43 (7), 795-804.  

Refereed Proceedings 

Abstract Only

Thomas, B. (2010).  IFRS Convergence - The IT Impact.  Southwest Business Symposium.  

Thomas, B. (2010).  SSARS 19 Brings New Guidance for Compilations and Reviews.  Southwest Business Symposium.  

Thomas, B. (2009).  Pressure to Work Harder and Longer.  Southwest Business Symposium.  

Invited Articles/Reviews 

Thomas, B. & Pulliam, D. (2008).  Contested Buyout Doesn't Bar Gain.  Journal of Accountancy, 205 (5), 86-87.  

Thomas, B. & Pulliam, D. (2007).  IRS Targets Foreign Tax Credit Generators.  Journal of Accountancy, 203 (6), 90.  

Cases 

Pulliam, D., Thomas, B., & Stampfli, M. (2007). Four simulations for use in the PassMatrix CPA Review Materials,  PassMatrix CPA Review Course. Colorado Springs, Colorado:  ExamMatrix.  

Presentation of Refereed Papers 

Regional

Thomas, B. (2010). SSARS 19 Brings New Guidance for Compilations and Reviews.   Southwest Business Symposium, Edmond, Oklahoma.

Thomas, B. (2010). IFRS Convergence - The IT Impact.   Southwest Business Symposium, Edmond, Oklahoma.

Thomas, B. (2009). Pressure to Work Harder and Longer.   Southwest Business Symposium, Edmond, Oklahoma.

Thomas, B. (2005, April). The Missing Link: Knowledge Management Strategy Determines Critical Knowledge Management Success Factors.   Big XII MIS Research Symposium, Norman, Oklahoma.

Presentation of Non-Refereed Papers 

Local

Thomas, B. & Wilson, P. (2012). The Role of Marketing for Accounting Firms in a Down Economy.   MSU Scholarship Colloquium, Wichita Falls, Texas.

Thomas, B. & Wierschem, D. (2012). Discovering the Skills that Accounting Graduates are Lacking.   MSU Scholarship Colloquium, Wichita Falls, Texas.

Research Grants 

Funded

2010: Thomas, B., Matthews, D., & Wierschem, D., Discovering the Skills that Accounting Graduates are Lacking ($2,500.00), MSU Faculty Research Grant

2010: Thomas, B. & Wilson, P., The Role of Marketing for Accounting Firms in a Down Economy ($2,500.00), MSU Faculty Research Grant

Working Papers 

Thomas, B. (2012). "Where's an Accountant When You Need One?".

Thomas, B., Matthews, D., & Wierschem, D. (2012). "Discovering the Skills that Accounting Graduates are Lacking" targeted for Journal Of Information Systems.

Thomas, B. & Wilson, P. (2012). "The Role of Marketing for Accounting Firms in a Down Economy" targeted for Journal Of Services Marketing.

Thomas, B. (2012). "IFRS Convergence - the IT Impact".