Grover Kearns, Ph.D., CPA*, CFE
Professor Accounting & Information Systems
Program of Accountancy
Office: PNM 102 B
Ph.D., Decision Sciences & Information Systems, University of Kentucky
M.B.A., University of Texas, Austin
B.S., Accounting, Eastern Kentucky University
B.S., Management, Northern Arizona University
Awards and Recognition
Gregory Sharer & Stuart Term Professor Forensic Accounting - 2011-2012
Gregory Sharer & Stuart Term Professor Forensic Accounting - 2010-2011
Kearns, G. S., Barker, K., & Danese, S. P. (2011). Developing a forensic continuous audit model. Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law, 6 (2) 2011 25-48. Refereed. Discipline Based.
Kearns, G. S. (2010). Measuring AIS course outcomes: The relationship between knowledge/skills and interest/enjoyment. Accounting Information Systems Educator Journal, 5 (1) 47-69. Refereed. Learning and Pedagogy.
Kearns, G. S. (2010). Computer forensics for graduate accountants: A motivational curriculum design approach. Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law, 5 (2) 63-84. Refereed. Learning and Pedagogy.
Barker, K., & Kearns, G. S. (2010). Construction fraud: Homeowners at risk. Real Estate Review, 39 (2) 67-79. Refereed. Contribution to Practice.
Kearns, G. S. (2009). Graduate accounting students' perception of IT forensics: A multi-dimensional analysis. Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law, 4 (1) 5-38. Refereed. Learning and Pedagogy.
Brody, R., & Kearns, G. S. (2009). IT audit approaches for enterprise resource planning systems. ICFAI Journal of Audit Practice, 6 (2) 7-26. Refereed. Discipline Based.
Kearns, G. S., & Gum, J. R. (2007). Does corporate social responsibility matter in E-business? Ethics & Critical Thinking Quarterly Journal, 2007 (4). Refereed. Contribution to Practice.
Kearns, G. S., Strachan, J., & Fellows, J. A. (2007). Ethical issues in financial reporting by nonprofits: Investigating fraud using forensic analysis. Ethics & Critical Thinking Journal, 2007 (2) 1-26. Refereed. Discipline Based.
Kearns, G. S., & Sabherwal, R. (2007). Antecedents and consequences of information systems planning integration. IEEE-Transactions on Engineering Management, 54 (4) 628-643. (Honorable mention for Best Paper Award). Refereed. Discipline Based.
Kearns, G. S. (2007). How the internal environment impacts information systems project success: An investigation of exploitative and explorative firms. Journal of Computer Information Systems, 48 (1) 63-75. Refereed. Discipline Based.
Pearce, D., Sadidharan, S., Wu, J., Kearns, G., & Lederer, A. (2006). The Role of Convergence in Information Systems and Business Planning. Journal of International Technology and Information Management, 15 (3) 1-18.
*Regulated by the State of Florida