Catherine A. Usoff

Title

  • Dean, Girard School of Business

Additional title(s)

  • Professor, Accounting

Research Interests

Business Informatics

Selected Publications

Papers in Refereed Journals

Gogan, J. L., R. Baxter, M. Garfield and C. Usoff. 2011. “Pilot-Testing Interorganizational Systems to Reveal Relational Feasibility Issues.” Engineering Management Journal, 23 (3): 22-25.

Bandara, W., D. Chand, A. Chircu, S. Hintringer, D. Karagiannis, J. Recker, C. Usoff, A. van Rensberg, and R. J. Welke. 2010. “Business Process Management Education in Academia: Status, Challenges and Recommendations.” Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 27, article 41.

Fedorowicz, J., U. J. Gelinas, Jr., J. L. Gogan, M. Howard, M. L. Markus, C. Usoff, and R.Vidgen. 2010. “Modelling Physical Barriers to Interorganizational Systems Implementation Success.” International Journal of Information Technology and Management, 9 (4): 365-388.

Papers in Refereed Conference Proceedings

(with J. L. Gogan, R. Baxter, and M. Garfield), “Assessing Relational Feasibility in Two Pilot Test Projects of IT-enabled Collaboration in Health Care.” HICSS, December 2009. Big Island, Hawaii.

(with J. Fedorowicz, U. Gelinas, J. Gogan, M. Howard, M. L. Markus, and R. Vidgen), “Business Process Modeling for Successful Implementation of Interorganizational Systems.” Proceedings of the 2005 Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), August 2005. Omaha, Nebraska.

(with M. Davis). “Continuous Improvement in a Business Process Course.” Proceedings of the 2005 Annual Meeting of the Northeast Decision Sciences Institute, March 30-April 1, 2005. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Book Chapters and Books

“Integrating Liberal Learning Into the Accounting Curriculum.” In Hardy, G. M. and Everett, D. L. (eds.), “Shaping the Future of Business Education: Relevance, Rigor and Life Preparation,” Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

(with J. Fedorowicz, U. Gelinas, and G. Hachey). “Integrating SAP Across the Business Curriculum.” In Lau, L. K. (ed), “Managing Business With SAP: Planning, Implementation and Evaluation,” Idea Group Publishing, 2005.

“The Assessment of Task Structure, Knowledge Base and Decision Aids for a Comprehensive Inventory of Audit Tasks” (with M. Abdolmohammadi), Quorum Books, 2001.

Refereed Presentations

(with D. Massey and J. Thibodeau). “Perceptions of Generation Y CPA Recruits: The Importance of Work-Life Balance and Flexibility.” AAA Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA, August 4, 2008. [Earlier versions of this paper, co-authored with J. Thibodeau were presented at the research forum of the national AAA meeting, August 2002 and a discussion roundtable at the AAA Auditing section midyear meeting, January 2003.]

(with U.J. Gelinas) Newton, Inc.: “Consideration of a Detailed Business Process for Enterprise System Implementation” (significantly revised version of “The Nonproduction Purchasing Process”). AAA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, August 10, 2005.

(with U.J. Gelinas). “The Nonproduction Purchasing Process.” 2nd World POMS Conference, Cancun, Mexico, May 2004.

Ph.D., Accounting and Management of Information Systems, Ohio State University
MBA, Ohio State University
B.S., Accounting, Boston College