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MUM Professors Win National Accounting Award

At the Annual Conference of IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) on June 20, 2017, MUM Accounting faculty members Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi were recognized as the 2017 IMA Lybrand Gold Medal Award winners for the Best Article published in the peer-reviewed Strategic Finance journal.  The article, “Are We Leaning Away from Standard Costing?: Reconciling Lean Accounting Theory and Practice,” was published in the June 2016 issue.

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Bargerstock Named as Lean Accounting Professor of Year June 2016

Following the publication of “Leaning Away from Standard Costing” in the June 2016 issue of the peer-reviewed journal Strategic Finance, Dr. Andrew Bargerstock and PhD Student Ye Shi were  invited to speak at the Lean Accounting Summit (LAS) in San Antonio on August 26th.

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Faculty Continue Leading Research in Lean Accounting with New Paper

A new article by MBA faculty members Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi yet again shows MUM’s leadership in the field of lean accounting.

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Watch Dr. Bargerstock Talk about his Experience at the 2015 Lean Accounting Summit

In this short video clip, Dr. Andrew Bargerstock, head of MUM’s Accounting Department, talks about his experiences at the annual Lean Accounting Summit. This year’s (2016) summit, hosted by Lean Frontiers, will feature Dr. Bargerstock as a keynote speaker.

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Dr. Bargerstock to Speak at the 2016 Lean Accounting Summit

At the Lean Accounting Summit on August 25-26, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas, Dr. Andrew Bargerstock, head of the MUM Accounting department, will facilitate a 60-minute breakout session on the topic “Are We Leaning Away from Standard Costing?”

Dr. Bargerstock reflects on speaking at this event by referring to recent conversations with the CEO of, consulting firm, Lean Frontiers. “Jim Huntzinger [the Founder of the Lean Summit] has been intrigued by MUM’s research in lean accounting practices for manufacturing companies,” says Bargerstock. “We conducted the first empirical study that...

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Journal Highlights Lean Management Implementation

An article summarizing a step-by-step project to improve lean processes at MUM was recently published by the peer-reviewed journal Quality Assurance for Higher Education.

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MUM Lean Six Sigma Case Study Published

An article summarizing a step-by-step lean process improvement project at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) entitled, “Case Study: Application of DMAIC to Academic Assessment in Higher Education,” will be published by the peer reviewed journal, Quality Assurance for Higher Education in August 2015 (Vol. 7, No. 2).

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Lean Accounting Article Accepted by IMA

An article written by MBA faculty members Dr. Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi has received favorable review for publication in an upcoming issue of Strategic Finance, the monthly peer-reviewed journal of the Institute for Management Accountants (IMA).

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MUM’s Ye Shi Named LEI’s 2013 Lean Accounting Student of the Year

Fairfield, Iowa (PRWEB) October 25, 2013

Maharishi University of Management PhD candidate, Ye Shi (Linlin), was awarded the 2013 Lean Enterprise Institute’s annual Excellence in Lean Accounting Student Award during their Lean Accounting Summit this month in Orlando, Florida. The Lean Enterprise Institute (LEI) is a non-profit educational association, which recognizes students who have been actively engaged in research, education, and the development of Lean Accounting and accounting for Lean.

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Lean Accounting Article Accepted by IMA

An article written by MBA faculty members Dr. Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi has received favorable review for publication in an upcoming issue of Strategic Finance, the monthly peer-reviewed journal of the Institute for Management Accountants (IMA).

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