Jeri Ricketts

Jeri Ricketts

Assoc Professor - Emerita

Professional Summary

Jeri Ricketts is Associate Professor of Accounting, and Director of the Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Business Program. She graduated in 1979 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Louisville. She then worked as an auditor with Peat Marwick (KPMG) before returning in 1981 to work on her MBA at the University of Cincinnati. After completing her MBA, she entered the PhD program at UC, obtaining her PhD in accounting in 1986. She has also taught at the University of Dayton, and as a visiting professor at the University of Arizona. Her research interests are audit risk; internal control testing and assessment procedures in auditing; roles of internal and external auditors; and analytical review procedures in auditing.

Education

Ph D: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, 1986 (Accounting)

MBA: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, 1982 (Accounting)

BS: University of Louisville Louisville, Kentucky, 1979 (Accounting)

Research and Practice Interests

Audit Risk; internal control testing and assessment procedures in auditing; roles of internal and external auditors; analytical review procedures in auditing

Positions and Work Experience

04-1997 - Academic Program Director, Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH,

09-1992 - Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH,

09-1991 -09-1992 Associate Professor, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio,

09-1985 -09-1991 Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH,

09-1990 -12-1990 Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona,

09-1982 -09-1985 Instructor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH,

09-1981 -09-1982 Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH,

06-1979 -09-1981 Staff Auditor, Peat, Marwick, Louisville, KY and Cincinnati OH. Staff Auditor , Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. (now KPMG Peat Marwick), Louisville, KY and Cincinnati, OH,

Publications

Other Publications

Ricketts, Jeri New Internal Control Framework and Evaluation Proposed by COSO . Accounting and Auditing Update Column of The Ohio CPA

Mindak, Mary; Ricketts, Jeri; Stephan, Jens (11-2009. ) The Goldilocks Approach to Budgeting: Not Too High, Not Too Low, But Just Right . CMA Management

Ricketts, Jeri; Mittermaier, Linda J.; Selen, Willem J.; Wood, Wallace R. (1992. ) Logistics Parameter Estimation Errors . Annals of the Society of Logistics Engineers

Ricketts, Jeri; Cashell, James D. (1991. ) The Effect of Time Constraints on Internal Control Deviation Detection . The Ohio CPA

Ricketts, Jeri (1991. ) The Increasing Role of Internal Control . Internal Auditing

Ricketts, Jeri (1990. ) Auditor Detection Rates in an Internal Control Test . Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory

Ricketts, Jeri; Cashell, James D. (1989. ) Computer Viruses: The Risks Posted CPA"s and How to Deal with Them . The CPA Journal

Ricketts, Jeri; Ricketts, Donald E. (1989. ) External Auditor Reliance on Internal Auditors in an Internal Control Test . Internal Auditing

Ricketts, Jeri; Ricketts , Donald E.; Fox, Jennifer (1989. ) Internal Control Testing: Internal Auditors" Performance . The Internal Auditor

Ricketts, Jeri; Cashell, James D. (1989. ) Computer Viruses: A Guide to Protecting Your Company"s . Internal Auditing

Ricketts, Jeri; Mittermaier, Linda J.; Selen, Willem J.; Wood, Wallace R. (1988. ) Accounting Estimates as Cost Inputs to Logistics Models .

Ricketts, Jeri; Mittermaier, Linda J.; Selen, Willem J.; Wood, Wallace R. (1988. ) Definition Errors in Accounting Estimates of Logistics Model Cost Inputs . 8th International Logistics Conference Proceedings

Presentations

Invited Presentations

Ricketts, Jeri (09-1988. ) The Risk of Auditor Error in Compliance Testing .Institute of Internal Auditors" Southern Region Conference,

Honors and Awards

National Merit Scholar

Wellenken-Himmelfarb Accounting Scholarship recipient

1996 Michael L. Dean EXCEL Award for Undergraduate Teaching

1990 UC-CBA Grilliot Award for Outstanding Student-Faculty Relations

Service

All University Faculty Department Committee Committee Member Type:University Level:University

Professional Practice Standards Review Committee Committee Member Type:University Level:University

University Athletic Committee and Chair, Finance Subcommittee of UAC Committee Chair Type:University Level:University

Accounting Department Curriculum Committee Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department

Faculty Senate Budget and Priorities Committee Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department

Faculty Senate Cabinet Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department

Management Development Center Director Search Committee Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department

CBA Action Committee on Masters Programs, Fall Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:University

CBA Student Grievance Committee Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:University

CBA Student Recognition Ceremony Faculty Speaker Type:University/College Service Level:University

CBA Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:University

Beta Alpha Psi, Alpha Sigma Chapter Faculty Advisor Type:University/College Service Level:University 06-1986 -09-1989

The EDP Auditor Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer Type:Prof. Org. Level:Service to Professional Associations

American Accounting Association, Auditing Section, Nomination Committee Member Type:Prof. Org. Level:Service to Professional Associations 1993 -1994

Accounting and Auditing Update Column of The Ohio CPA Co-editor Type:Prof. Org. Level:Service to Professional Associations -1992

American Accounting Association Ohio Region , Auditing Section Chairperson Type:Prof. Org. Level:Service to Professional Associations 1991 -1992

American Accounting Association Ohio Regional Meeting Panel Participant Type:Prof. Org. Level:Service to Professional Associations -05-1989

Professional Affiliation

American Accounting Association,

1981 -1994: Certified Public Accountant (KY) ,

-1987: Fellow Arthur Andersen New Faculty Consortium ,

-1984: Fellow American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium ,

Courses Taught

HNPL BUS ETHICS

PROF ETHICS

PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

BUS PATHWAYS II

HNPL STUD ABRD SEM

STUDY ABROAD HNPL

BUSPATHWAYS

HNPL BUS ETHICS

PROF ETHICS

PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

BUS PATHWAYS II

HNPL STUD ABRD SEM

PROF ETHICS

PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

STUDY ABROAD HNPL

STUDY ABROAD HNPL

BUS PATHWAYS

FRESH HNPL SEM I

FRESH HNPL SEM II

HNPL BUS ETHICS

PROF ETHICS

Business Pathways II

Honors-PLUS Study Abroad Seminar

Study Abroad - Honors-PLUS

Study Abroad - Honors-PLUS

Business Pathways I

Honors-PLUS Independent Study

Honors-PLUS Business Ethics

Professional Ethics

Business Pathways II

Financial Accounting

Honors-PLUS Independent Study

Honors-PLUS Study Abroad Seminar

Study Abroad - Honors-PLUS

Study Abroad - Honors-PLUS

ADV FIN REPTG

BUS PATHWAYS

FIN ACCT

HNPL BUS ETHICS

HNPL BUS ETHICS

PROF ETHICS

BUS PATHWAYS II

FIN ACCT

HNPL BUS ETHICS

HNPL IND STUDY

HNPL STUD ABRD SEM

IND STUDY IN ACCT

STUDY ABROAD HNPL

STUDY ABROAD HNPL

TEACHING ASSISTANT

Advanced Financial Reporting

Business Pathways I

Honors-PLUS Business Ethics

Professional Ethics

Professional Ethics

Bus Pathways II Honors

Financial Accounting

Honors PLUS Ind Study

Honors-PLUS Study Abroad Seminar

Study Abroad - Honors Plus

Study Abroad - Honors Plus

Teachong Assistant

Bus Pathways I Honors

Honors PLUS Ind Study

Honors-PLUS Business Ethics

Intermediate Accounting II

Intermediate Accounting II

Prof Ethics

Intermediate Accounting III

Prof Ethics & Acct Environment

Ind Study

Intro to Fin Acct HONORS

Intro to Fin Acct HONORS

Prof Ethics & Acct Environment

Business Pathways FYE 2 Honors

Intermediate Accounting III

Bus Pathways FYE 1 Honors

Intermediate Accounting III

Prof Ethics & Acct Environment

Intermediate Accounting III

Honors PLUS Ind Study

Intermediate Accounting III

Intro to Fin Acct HONORS

Intro to Fin Acct HONORS

Prof Ethics & Acct

Business Pathways FYE 2 Honors

Honors PLUS Special Topics

Intermediate Accounting III

Prof Ethics & Acct

Bus Pathways FYE 1 Honors

Honors PLUS - Special Topics

Intermediate Accounting III

Prof Ethics & Acct

Intermediate Accounting II

Intermediate Accounting II

Prof Ethics & Acct Environment

Intro to Fin Acct HONORS

Business Pathways FYE 2 Honors

Intermediate Accounting III

Bus Pathways FYE 1 Honors

Honors PLUS Ind Study

Inter Acct III

Accounting Theory

Accounting Theory

Honors PLUS - Special Topics

Prof Ethics & Acct

Teaching Asst

Honors PLUS Ind Study

Honors PLUS Special Topics

Intro to Fin Acct HONORS

Prof Ethics & Acct

Bus Pathways-FYE 2H

Inter Acct III

Bus Pathways-FYE 1H

Inter Acct III

Prof Ethics & Acct

Prof Ethics & Acct

Prof Ethics & Acctg

H+ Indep Study - Honors

H+ Special Topics - Honors

Intermediate Accounting III

Jr Hnrs Sem - Honors

Prof Ethics & Acct

Prof Ethics and Acctg

Sr Honors Sem - Honors

Audit

Auditing

Bus Pathways FYE II - Honors

Int Audit & IC Mon

Int Audit & IC Mon

Auditing

Auditing

Bus Pathways FYE I - Honors

Professional Ethics & Acct

H+ Indep Study - Honors

H+ Special Topics - Honors

Intro to Fin Acct - Honors

Prof Ethics & Acct

Bus Pathways - FYE 2 - Honors

Intermed Acctg III

Bus Pathways - FYE 1 - Honors

Intermed Acctg III

Faculty Development Activities

01-31-2008 -Bad Format: 20080200 Character-Based Leadership Conference National Consortium for Character-Based Leadership Washington, D.C. Type:Conference Attendance

Bad Format: 20070700 -07-12-2007 PwC University PriceWaterhouseCoopers Princeton, New Jersey Type:Conference Attendance

02-21-2007 -02-24-2007 Trueblood Case Conference Deloitte & Touche Scottsdale, Arizona Type:Conference Attendance

Contact Information

103 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone: 513-556-7046
Fax: 513-556-6278
jeri.ricketts@uc.edu