Congratulations to McGraw Hill author Wayne Thomas for winning the prestigious American Accounting Association (AAA) Award!
Wayne Thomas is the David C. Steed Chair in Accounting at the Michael F. Price College of Business at The University of Oklahoma (OU), where he has served as a member of the faculty since 2000.
He received his undergraduate degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University and his Master’s and Ph.D. from Oklahoma State University. His favorite classes to teach are introductory financial accounting and intermediate accounting, and he enjoys exchanging teaching strategies with instructors across the country. His research focuses on financial reporting issues.
He received the AAA’s Competitive Manuscript Award and was given OU’s highest research designation, being named a George Lynn Cross Research Professor. He also served as an editor at The Accounting Review. He has been married to Julee for 33 years, and they have four children and two grandchildren.