Accountancy Faculty

Dr. Leonard Branson, Chair
CPA, CMA, Ph.D., St. Louis University

Phone: (217) 206-6299
Office: UHB-4091

Area of specialization: Managerial Accounting
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Dr. Mark Buxton
Assistant Professor
CPA, Ph.D., Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Phone: (217) 206-7914
Office: UHB-4082

Area of specialization: Financial and Managerial Accounting
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Mr. Paul Caselton
Visiting Associate Professor
J.D., Stanford Law School

Phone: (217) 206-8175
Office: UHB-4088

Area of specialization: Tax
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Dr. Carol Jessup 
Associate Professor
CPA, CFE, Ph.D., Saint Louis University

Phone: (217) 206-7923
Office: UHB-4080

Areas of specialization: Auditing, Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting
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Dr. Karl A. McDermott

Ameren Distinguished Professor of Government and Business
Ph.D., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Phone: (217)206-8468
Office: UHB 4090

Area of specialization: Public Utility Regulation
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Dr. Frank Nation
Assistant Professor
CPA, CFE, Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Phone: (217) 206-7293
Office: UHB-4084

Areas of specialization: Financial and Managerial Accounting
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Dr. Carl Peterson
Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Phone: (217) 206-7909
Office: UHB-4086

Areas of specialization: Public Utility Regulation, Industrial Organization
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Mr. Stephen Scott
CPA, J.D., Chicago Kent College of Law

Phone: (217) 753-8200

Area of specialization: Law
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Mr. David Saner
Visiting Lecturer
MBA, Kelly School at Indiana University Bloomington

Phone: (217) 206-8143
Office: UHB-4093

Areas of specialization: Financial Accounting, Fraud Examination, Forensics Accounting
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