Dr. Halsey's research interests are in the area of
financial reporting, including firm valuation, financial statement analysis,
and disclosure issues. He has publications in Advances in Quantitative Analysis
of Finance and Accounting, The Journal of the American Taxation Association,
Issues in Accounting Education, The Portable MBA in Finance and Accounting, the
CPA Journal, AICPA Professor/Practitioner Case Development Program, and in
other accounting and analysis journals.
Dr. Halsey has served as the Associate Dean and Interim
Dean of the undergraduate school (2011-2013), Faculty Director of the Master of
Science in Accounting (MSA) program (2013-2015), Chair of the Accounting &
Law Division (2010-2011), member of the Undergraduate Academic Policy Committee
(2014 to date), Faculty Senate Executive Committee (2008) and the Faculty
Senate (2008-2009), Chair of the Faculty Agenda Committee (2005-2008) and
numerous other senior committees.
In his professional career, Professor Halsey served as the
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of a privately held
company with 150 retail locations and two manufacturing companies operating in
six states and as the Vice President and Senior Loan Officer for a five bank
holding company located in the Midwest in which he managed the commercial and
mortgage lending divisions.