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J. Richard Dietrich

Professor of Accounting & MIS

e-mail: dietrich.59@osu.edu
phone: (614) 247-6299
fax: (614) 292-2118
address: 420 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

 

Education

  • PhD, Carnegie Mellon University
  • MS, Carnegie Mellon University
  • MS, Carnegie Mellon University
  • BS, Carnegie Mellon University

Areas of Expertise

  • Relationship Between Accounting Disclosures and Investor Decisions

Biography

Professor Dietrich joined Fisher College after serving as Academic Fellow in the Security and Exchange Commission’s Office of the Chief Accountant. Previously, he was the Deloitte & Touche Professor of Accountancy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Professor of Accounting and the Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co. Centennial Faculty Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin. He also served as visiting professor at both Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Chicago. Dr. Dietrich’s research has been published in numerous professional journals, and he is a frequent presenter at professional conferences.