Paul Juras, a professor of accountancy, is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and holds a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license from NY. He teaches managerial accounting and strategic cost management courses in the full-time MBA program, evening MBA program and the blended-learning MBA program. He has also taught in the undergraduate program. Before joining the Babson Faculty he taught at Wake Forest University, where he was a tenured professor. Prior to pursuing his doctoral studies, he worked for Deloitte Haskins and Sells.
Juras has expertise in strategic management accounting. He has published articles in many journals, including the Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance, Issues in Accounting Education, The CPA Journal, and Strategic Finance and his current research interests focus on contemporary cost management systems.
Currently he is a co-author of a cost management text and is working on a series of cases with a cost management perspective. Juras is member of the IMA Global Board of Directors and recently served as a Regent of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants, the organization responsible for the CMA certification, and as the Chair of the IMA Research Foundation. He has also been active in the American Accounting Association and currently serves as associate editor of the IMA Education Case Journal and on the editorial board for the Journal of Managerial Issues.
Activity Based Costing; Strategic Cost Analysis; Management Accounting