Alvin Lieberman, J.D.

Alvin Lieberman, J.D.

Title: Associate Professor of Accounting, Coordinator of Taxation Studies
Department: GW Daverio School of Accountancy
Office: CBA 267
Phone: (330) 972-6229
Email: lieberm@uakron.edu


Education:

  • J.D., 1964, The University of Akron, School of Law
  • MBA, 1969, The University of Akron, Accounting Major.
  • B.S., 1960, The University of Akron, Accounting Major.

Biography

Professional & Academic Experience:

Academic Experience

  • September 1979-present: Associate Professor of Accounting, The University of Akron
  • August 1, 1992-June 30, 1993: Director, Center for Taxation Studies, The University of Akron
  • October 1, 1988-August 31, 1989: Interim Director, Center for Taxation Studies, The University of Akron
  • September 1985-present: Coordinator of Taxation Studies
  • September 1973-August 1979: Assistant Professor of Accounting, The University of Akron
  • September 1969-August 1973: Instructor of Accounting, The University of Akron
  • September 1967-May 1968: Lecturer of Accounting, The University of Akron

Professional Certification

  • Certified Public Accountant, Ohio, Certificate No. 10491
  • Attorney at Law, Ohio, Registration No. 0002011

Teaching Interests:

  • Taxation and Financial Accounting

Research Interests:

  • Taxation


Research Accomplishments

Professional Refereed Publications:

  • "How to Defer Revenue from Prepaid Service Income," with Claudia L. Kelley, Taxes- The Tax Magazine, March 1997.
  • "Practical Planning for the Decedent’s Final Return," with Claudia L. Kelley, The Tax Advisor, October 1996.

    Awards:

    • September 2004-2007: Designated as a KPMG Faculty Fellow.
    • April 2002: Honored by Ernst & Young’s establishment of an endowment Accounting Leadership Scholarship ($3,000 to be presented annually to an accounting major at The University of Akron).
    • September 1994-1997: Second accountancy faculty member to be designated as a KPMG Faculty Fellow.
    • May 1989: Recognized for Outstanding Achievement 1988-89 by the Board of Trustees at The University of Akron.
    • April 1988: First recipient of the "Outstanding Teaching Award" given by the Department of Accounting at The University of Akron.
    • May 1987: Recognized for Outstanding Achievement 1986-87 by the Board of Trustees at The University of Akron.
    • April 1985: Received Outstanding Faculty Award from Gamma Eta Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, The University of Akron.
    • May 1976: Recognized as an "Outstanding Teacher" by the Evening Division of The University of Akron.
    • May 1973: Recognized as an "Outstanding Teacher" by the Evening Division of The University of Akron.
    • December 1970: Recognized as an "Outstanding Teacher" by the freshman honorary, The University of Akron.