Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Jeri Ricketts, PhD

Emerita, Executive Director of the Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Program, and Adjunct Faculty
Professional Summary
Jeri Ricketts is Associate Professor of Accounting, and Director of the Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Business Program. She graduated in 1979 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Louisville. She then worked as an auditor with Peat Marwick (KPMG) before returning in 1981 to work on her MBA at the University of Cincinnati. After completing her MBA, she entered the PhD program at UC, obtaining her PhD in accounting in 1986. She has also taught at the University of Dayton, and as a visiting professor at the University of Arizona. Her research interests are audit risk; internal control testing and assessment procedures in auditing; roles of internal and external auditors; and analytical review procedures in auditing.
Contact Information
E-mail:
Office:
103 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-7046
Fax:
513-556-6278
Teaching Interest
  • Financial Accounting (Financial, Intermediate, Theory and Professional Ethics); Auditing (undergraduate and Ph.D.)
Research Interest
  • Audit Risk; internal control testing and assessment procedures in auditing; roles of internal and external auditors; analytical review procedures in auditing
History

Institution:
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Title:
Academic Program Director, Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Program


Institution:
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Title:
Associate Professor


Institution:
University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio
Title:
Associate Professor
End Date:
1992-09-30


Institution:
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Title:
Assistant Professor
End Date:
1991-09-30


Institution:
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Title:
Visiting Assistant Professor
End Date:
1990-12-31


Institution:
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Title:
Instructor
End Date:
1985-09-30


Institution:
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Title:
Teaching Assistant
End Date:
1982-09-30


Institution:
Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. (now KPMG Peat Marwick), Louisville, KY and Cincinnati, OH
Title:
Staff Auditor
End Date:
1981-09-30


Assignments

Description
Director of Carl H. LIndner Honors-PLUS Program within the College of Business
Dates:
2002-09-01



Awards | Honors

Name:
National Merit Scholar


Name:
Wellenken-Himmelfarb Accounting Scholarship recipient


Name:
Michael L. Dean EXCEL Award for Undergraduate Teaching
Year Received:
1996


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
UC-CBA Grilliot Award for Outstanding Student-Faculty Relations
Year Received:
1990


Education

Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Major:
Accounting
Dissertation:
Nonsampling Risk: Auditor Detection of Compliance Deviations
Completed:
1986
Degree:
Ph D


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Major:
Accounting
Completed:
1982
Degree:
MBA


Institution:
University of Louisville
Location:
Louisville, Kentucky
Major:
Accounting
Completed:
1979
Degree:
BS


Published Contributions

Mary Mindak, Jeri Ricketts, Jens Stephan,  (2009). The Goldilocks Approach to Budgeting: Not Too High, Not Too Low, But Just Right. CMA Management, .



Accepted Contributions



Presentations

Title:
Conservative Response Bias in Assessing Internal Controls Over Operations, Financial Reporting, and Compliance Under COSO Guidelines
Year:
1995


Organization:
American Accounting Association Annual Meeting
Location:
Nashville, TN
Year:
1991


Title:
The Effect of Public Scrutiny on Auditor Independence During the Tender Offer Process
Year:
1990


Title:
The Risk of Auditor Error in Compliance Testing
Year:
1988


Title:
Auditor Detection Rates for Compliance Deviations in an Internal Control Test
Year:
1987