Kevin Berry

Dr. Kevin Berry

Associate Dean
Associate Professor, Accounting
Office 109A, Bunnell Building
(907) 474-1808

Research and Scholarly Interests

Accounting Disclosures
Managerial/Cost Accounting
Oil and Gas Accounting


2012 Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
2011 Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
2003 Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)


1995 Ph.D. Oklahoma State University, Accounting
1990 MAcc Unversity of Missouri, Accounting
1989 BS Bradley University, Accounting

Recent Publications

Abramowicz, K. F., Sparks, H. C., & Berry, K. (2015). Annual Filing Season Program: IRS's Second Bite at the Apple. Practical Tax Strategies, 94 (4), 153-158.

Abramowicz, K., Sparks, H. C., & Berry, K. (2014). Court Rules IRS Lacks Authority to Regulate Tax Return Preparers. Practical Tax Strategies, 93 (2), 67-72.

Berry, K. & Sparks, H. C. (2013). Don't fixate on the numbers Overreliance on Income Tax Data. Fraud Magazine .

Deshpande, S. P., Joseph, J., & Berry, K. (2012). Ethical Misconduct Of Business Students: Some New Evidence.American Journal of Business Education, 5 (6), 719-726.

Park, Y., Wilcox, W., & Berry, K. (2011). Does Conservatism Affect the Value Relevance of Discretionary Accounting Disclosures?Journal of Business and Accounting, 4 (1), 149-178.

Joseph, J., Berry, K., & Deshpande, S. P. (2010). Factors that Impact the Ethical Behavior of College Students.Contemporary Issues in Education Research, 3 (5), 27-33.

Wilcox, W., Berry, K., Park, Y., & Railborn, M. (2010). The Effect of Earnings Characteristics on Firms' Discretionary Disclosure Decisions.International Journal of Accounting and Finance, 2 (2), 131-155.

Wilcox, W., Berry, K., O'Bryan, D., & Quirin, J. J. (2010). The Relevance of Discretionary Disclosures: Predictive Value Versus Feedback Value.Journal of Business and Economics Research, 8 (3), 1-12.

Zhao, Y., Davis, M., & Berry, K. (2009). Disclosure Channel and Cost of Capital: Evidence from Open versus Closed Conference Calls.Review of Accounting and Finance, 8 (3), 253-278.

Joseph, J., Berry, K., & Deshpande, S. P. (2009). Impact of Emotional Intelligence and Other Factors on Perception of Ethical Behavior of Peers.Journal of Business Ethics (89), 539-546.

Berry, K.T. (2008). An Examination of the Potential Bias Associated with Oil and Gas Reserve Estimation: Internal Versus External Reserve Engineers.Oil, Gas & Energy Quarterly, 56 (4), 781-789.

Zhao, Y. & Berry, K. T. (2008). The Relationship between Board Election Mechanisms and Earnings Management: Evidence from the Oil and Gas Industry.Oil, Gas & Energy Quarterly, 57 (1), 117-128.

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