University of Scranton Names Professor of the Year

11/17/10

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University of Scranton Accounting Professor Daniel P. Mahoney, Ph.D., has been named the Kania School of Management Professor of the Year.

         The University of Scranton Business Club named Daniel P. Mahoney, Ph.D., professor of accounting, as the Kania School of Management (KSOM) Professor of the Year for the second time since 2006.

         A resident of Clarks Summit, Dr. Mahoney has received several awards for teaching excellence at The University of Scranton. He was voted Teacher of the Year by the graduating class of 2001, and received the Alpha Sigma Nu Edward Gannon, S.J., Award for Teaching in 2004. He also held a three-year position as an Alperin Teaching Fellow.

         In addition, Dr. Mahoney was named the 2007 Outstanding Educator by the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA).

         Dr. Mahoney joined The University of Scranton faculty as an assistant professor of accounting in 1990, and was promoted to associate professor in 1996 and professor in 2002. Prior to joining the University, Dr. Mahoney worked as an internal auditor for the Prudential Insurance Company. His articles have been published in numerous professional journals such as The CPA Journal, Internal Auditor and The Journal of Business and Economics Research, Accounting and Financial Management.

         Dr. Mahoney earned a bachelor’s degree and master’s in business administration from The University of Scranton in 1981 and 1985, respectively. He also earned a doctoral degree from Syracuse University. He holds a CPA certificate in Pennsylvania.

         Dr. Mahoney is married to the former Elizabeth Corey and has a daughter, Lauren.



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