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Faculty Experts Guide

J. Richard Dietrich

Professor of Accounting & MIS

Areas of Expertise

Accounting disclosures
Capital market issues
Financial reporting


PhD, Carnegie-Mellon University
MS, Carnegie-Mellon University
MS, Carnegie-Mellon University
BS, Carnegie-Mellon University


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. Dietrich’s research has been published in numerous professional journals and he is a frequent presenter at professional conferences.

Contact Information

420 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 247-6299