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Patrick Kelly

Associate Professor
Director, Faculty Director of Providence College MBA Program

Contact Information:
Koffler Hall 214


Ph.D. - Accounting University of Connecticut

Area(s) of Expertise:

Public Interest Accounting Issues, Ethics Education, Casino Gambling, Workplace Fraud

Awards and Honors:

Teaching Excellence Award - Providence College School of Business
MBA Outstanding Faculty Award - Providence College School of Business
Outstanding Author Contribution Award - Literati Network Awards for Excellence - 2012
Award for Best Paper authored by a Ph.D. student, Eighth Symposium on Ethics Researching Accounting - American Accounting Association
Outstanding Accounting Teaching Assistant Award - University of Connecticut

Selected Publications:

Graham, Carol., Kelly, Patrick., Massey, Dawn., Van Hise, Joan. (2013). One Size Does Not Fit All - Different Strategies for Teaching Accounting Ethics. Research On Accounting Ethics, Eds. Cynthia Jeffrey. 17 , 139-157.

Kelly, Patrick., Earley, Christine. (2011). Ethical Leaders in Accounting. Advances in Accounting Education, 12 , 53-76.

Kelly, Patrick., Hartley, Carol. (2010). Casino Gambling and Workplace Fraud A Cautionary Tale for Managers. Management Research News,

Kelly, Patrick., Earley, Christine. (2009). Leadership and Organizational Culture: Lessons Learned from Arthur Andersen. Accounting and the Public Interest, 9 , 129-147.

Recent Presentations:

Hartley, Carol., Kelly, Patrick., RIAAP Spring Meeting, RI Association of Accounting Professors, Warwick, RI, "Casino Gambling and Increased Fraud Risks". April, 2013.

Kelly, Patrick., American Accounting Association Northeast Regional Meeting, American Accounting Associaiton, Providence, RI, "Integrating Leadership Topics in an Accounting Ethics Course - Preparing Students for a Challenging Profession". October, 2012.

Kelly, Patrick., Public Interest Section Midyear Meeting, American Accounting Associaiton, New Orleans, LA, "The City of Providence, RI: A Case Examining the Financial Condition of a U.S. Municipality". March, 2012.

Goodrich, Peter., Camp, Julia., Kelly, Patrick., Ninth International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organisations, International Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organisations, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, "Management Accounting Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Today's Global Music Industry". June, 2009.

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