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.