Mark Skean 

 


 

Education
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Ph.D., Educational Measurement and Statistics, University of North Dakota
· M.B.A., Quantitative Business Analysis, Indiana University
· A.B., Economics, Western Kentucky University

Experience
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Holder of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Certified Financial Manager (CFM) and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designations
· Holder of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Certified Financial Manager (CFM) and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designations
· Completed various statistical consulting projects, individually and/or with student teams, primarily in the area of institutional research
· Served as Senior Field Auditor, Kentucky Revenue Cabinet
· Served as Senior Financial Analyst, Fruit of the Loom, Incorporated

Courses Taught
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Honors Social Science II: "The History of Baseball"
· BUSN 418 Operations Management
· BUSN 415 Management Science
· BUSN 336 Applied Statistics
· ACCT 306 Cost Accounting II
· ACCT 305 Cost Accounting I
· ACCT 301 Intermediate Accounting II
· ACCT 300 Intermediate Accounting I
· ACCT 201 Elements of Accounting II
· ACCT 200 Elements of Accounting I

Office Hours
There are no office hours posted as I am equally (and quite) likely to be in my office at any hour from 7:30 AM to 5:00PM when I am not in class. If you make an appointment, you will have top priority. I am also open to arranging regular study sessions for any course.

Activities & Associations
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Member of the campus tenure, promotion and awards committee
· Member of the campus Honors Institute
· Member of the campus "Futures Committee," which explores new educational opportunities for current and future students
· Member of campus financial aid committee

Awards
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Who's Who in America, 2007
· Mayville State University "Teacher of the Year", 2006
· Five-time nominee for MSU "Teacher of the Year" award
· Distinguished Performance award for Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination, State of Kentucky

Public Speaking Interest
Integrating Problem-Based Learning (PBL) across the curriculum. This topic has been presented at annual International PBL Conferences in Cancun, Mexico and Lima, Peru.

Integrating critical thinking across the curriculum. This topic has been presented at the North Central Association annual meeting in Chicago, the Professional Organizational Developers meeting in Atlanta, and the Lilly Conference in Boston.