Robert J. Parker, Ph.D.

LL&E/Burlington Professorship
Deloitte Professorship in Accounting

Robert J. Parker, Ph.D., holds the LL & E/Burlington Professorship and the Deloitte Professorship in Accounting. He received his doctorate degree from Temple University. Dr. Parker began his position at the University of New Orleans in 2002. Prior to that he was at the University of South Florida and the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba. He also has had professional experience working as a Senior Financial Analyst for the Casino Control Commission and as a Staff Accountant for Deloitte, Haskins & Sells. He has several publications in excellent journals and has served as ad hoc reviewer for Advances in Accounting, Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research, American Accounting Association National Meeting, and Canadian Accounting Association National Meeting. Dr. Parker serves as faculty advisor to the IMA student organization and as Coordinator of Managerial/Cost Accounting Courses. He is a member of the Department of Accounting Web & Technology Committee, Department of Accounting Intellectual Contributions Committee, College of Business Administration Graduate Programs Committee, College of Business Administration MBA Committee, and the Masters in Health Care Management Committee for the College of Business Administration.