Christine Betts

Christine Betts

Assistant Professor, Accounting/Finance


EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Roger Williams University
  • Master of Science, Taxation, Bryant University
  • CPA, State of New Hampshire, Enrolled Agent>

COURSES TAUGHT

Undergraduate

  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Principles of Accounting II
  • Managing Your Money
  • Individual Income Tax
  • Taxation of Partnerships & Corporations
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Introduction to QuickBooks
  • Small Business Management
  • First Year Inquiry
  • Analysis of Financial Statements

Graduate

  • Managerial Accounting
  • Business Taxation
  • Ethics and the Accounting Professional
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Contemporary & Emerging Accounting Issues

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS

  • Taxation
  • Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigations
  • Non-Profit Accounting
  • Work-Life Balance in Public Accounting
  • Research & Development Credit Issues

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2015: Faculty Recognition Award presented by FPU Student Government Association
  • 2018: Northeast 10 Student Athlete Advisory Committees (SAAC) Faculty Mentor Nominee

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

Fall 2017, Northeast Region American Accounting Association Annual Conference, Providence, RI, "Teaching Forensic Accounting Using the Chemistry Lab"

Accepted presentation, Fall 2018, Northeast Region American Accounting Association Meeting, Greenwich, CT, "Shaking the Fraud Tree: Smurfs, Cons, & Sweet Little Old Ladies - Teaching Forensic Accounting thru Real Life Local Cases

Co-Author, Accosting the Golden Spire, Carolina Academic Press, 2019