Leslie Kren

Leslie Kren

  • Associate Professor, Accounting


PhD, Accounting, University of Houston
MS, Accounting, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
BA, Economics, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
CPA, State of Wisconsin

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Kren specializes in cost/managerial accounting. He teaches introductory courses as well as advanced topics in cost management. At the advanced level, Dr. Kren has incorporated the SAP system extensively into his course.

Professional Activities

Dr. Kren is a member of the American Accounting Association and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Dr. Kren has prior management accounting experience as an Accounting Officer.

Dr. Kren has served on the board of officers for the American Accounting Association, on the editorial board of several academic journals, and as referee for numerous academic journals and conferences.  He has presented cost/management seminars for academic and professional organizations and has published academic and professional articles in journals such as the Academy of Management JournalAccounting and Business Research, Advances in Public Interest Accounting, CPA Journal, Human Relations, Issues in Accounting Education, Journal of Accounting Literature, Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, Journal of Cost Management, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Management Accounting Quarterly, Managerial Finance, Strategic Finance, and The Accounting Review.

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