Faculty
 
Dr.Michael Tyler
Education
Doctor of Philosophy - 1995
Business Administration/Accounting
Florida International University, Miami, FL
Bachelor of Science - 1978 Major: Human Affairs
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
Academic Experience
Barry University, Miami Shores, FL 1994 - present
Professor of Accounting 2003 - present
Associate Professor of Accounting 2000 - 2003
Assistant Professor of Accounting 1994 - 2000
Discipline Coordinator – Accounting/MIS 2005 - present
Discipline Coordinator – Accounting 1998 – 2000
  2003 – 2005
  2007-present
Florida International University, Miami, FL  
Adjunct Accounting Professor 1989 - 1994
MBA Committee 2001 - 2003
 
Non-Academic Experience
Dean Witter Reynolds 1984 -1988
Private Industry Council, Miami, FL  
Operations Coordinator 1980 - 1984
Area Agency on Aging, Miami, FL  
Program Analysis Coordinator 1978 - 1980
 
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
"On the Fundamental Characteristics of Those Firms Identified by Value Line with the Highest Technical Ratings," with Bruce C. Payne and Adnan Daghestani, The Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives, Volume XXXIV No. 1, Spring/Summer 2008, 137-149.
"Tax Evasion and Ethics: A Study of Thirty-Three Countries," with Robert W. McGee, International Journal of Business, Accounting and Finance, vol. 1, no. 1, Summer 2007, pp. 95-114.
"International Accounting Certification in the Russian Language: A Case Study," with Robert W. McGee and G. Preobragenskaya, Global Perspectives on Accounting Education, Vol. 1, 2004, p. 59-74.
"A Survey of Accounting and Finance Faculty About Financial Reporting at a NFP University," with Lawrence R. Hudack, The Journal of Accounting and Finance Research, Vol. 12, no. 6, Winter 2004.
"Differences in the Financial Variables that Determine Value for Firms with Highest and Lowest Price Earning Multiples," with Bruce Payne. Journal of Accounting and Finance Research, vol. 10, no.1, Spring 2002, (61-69).
"GASB 34: Is It Worth It" (with Lowell Cramer and John Gochenouer). Journal of Finance and Accounting Research in Winter 2001
"The Residential Mortgage Refinancing Decision" (with Lowell Cramer). Personal Financial Planning, Vol. 11, No. 6, September/ October 1999, pages 7-11. Reprinted April 2000.
"The CEO Time Horizon Cost to R&D Expenditures" (with Lowell Cramer and John Sennetti). Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 4, No. 2, January 1999, pages 107-119.
"Estate Planning with S Corporations After 1997 Using GRITs, GRATs and GRUTs". (With R. Auster and L. Cramer). National Public Accountant, Vol. 43, No. 1, January-February, 1998, pages 30-33.
"Adoption Factors and Electronic Data Interchange Use: A Survey of Retail Companies" (with L. Vijayasarthy). International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management, Vol. 25, Issue 9, 1997, pages 286-292.
 
Peer-Reviewed Papers In Proceedings
"Financial Variables Consistent with High Levels of Operating Leverage in Firms Identified as Having Great Potential for Increases in Value" with Dr. Bruce Payne published in the proceedings of the Federation of Business Disciplines in San Diego, California, March 14-17, 2007.
"Financial Profile of Companies with the Highest Price Earnings Growth Ratios in a Period of Economic Recovery" with Dr. Bruce Payne published in the proceedings of the Federation of Business Disciplines in San Diego, California, March 14-17, 2007.
"Tax Evasion and Ethics: A Comparative Study of 33 Countries" with Dr. Robert McGee published in the proceedings of the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines Conference in Orlando, Florida, January 4-7, 2007. Paper, was awarded the Research Award as the outstanding paper at the conference.
"The Ethics of Tax Evasion: A Survey of Macau Opinion" with Dr. Robert McGee published in the proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual World Business Conference in Sarajevo, Bosnia, June 18 – 21, 2006.
"The Ethics of Tax Evasion: A Survey of Bosnian Opinion" with Dr. Robert McGee published in the proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual World Business Conference in Sarajevo, Bosnia, June 18 – 21, 2006.
"English Language International Accounting Certification in the CIS, Eastern and Central Europe," with G. Preobragenskaya and R. McGee. International Academy of Business and Public administration Disciplines (IABPAD) Spring Conference Proceedings, Tunica, MS, April 24-26, 2004.
"Privacy Audits and Trust: The Internet Dilemma," with co-author, International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS), Setubal, Portugal, July 7-10, 2001. (Paper was published in the Conference Proceedings.)
"Voyeurism, Exhibitionism and Privacy on the Internet," with co-author, International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS) Setubal, Portugal, July 7-10, 2001. (Paper was published in the Conference Proceedings.)
"GASB 34: Is It Worth It?" American Academy of Accounting and Finance. New Orleans, LA, December 8-9 2000. (Paper was published in the Conference Proceedings."
"GASB 34: Are State Budget Directors Convinced?" with B. Payne and co-author, American Academy of Accounting and Finance Conference Proceedings. February 2000.
"The Impact of CEO Compensation and Horizon on a Firm’s Discretionary Research and Development Expenditures" (with Lowell Cramer and James Scheiner) Refereed Conference Proceedings of the American Association of Accounting and Finance, February 1999.
 
Book Chapters
"The Ethics of Tax Evasion: A Survey of Macau Opinion," with Robert McGee and Carlos Noronha, Readings in Accounting Ethics, p. 283-313, Hyderabad, India: Icafi Books, 2009.
"The Ethics of Tax Evasion: A Comparative Study of Bosnian and Romanian Opinion," with Robert McGee and Meliha Basic, Taxation and Finance in Transition and Developing Economies, p. 167-184, New York: Springer, 2008.
"The Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of Companies in Russia and Non-Russian Companies," with Robert McGee and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Transition Economies, p. 147-156, New York: Springer, 2008.
"The Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of Companies in Russia and the USA," with Robert McGee and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Transition Economies, p. 157-164, New York: Springer, 2008.
"The Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of Companies in Russia and the European Union," with Robert McGee and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Transition Economies, p. 165-172, New York: Springer, 2008.
"The Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of the People’s Republic of China and Russia," with Robert McGee, Xiaoli Yuan and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Transition Economies, p. 173-180, New York: Springer, 2008.
"The Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of the People’s Republic of China and the European Union," with Robert McGee, Danielle N. Igoe, Xiaoli Yuan and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Transition Economies, p. 211-216, New York: Springer, 2008.
"Corporate Governance and the Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of Kenya and the European Union," with Judith Muhoro, Robert McGee, Danielle N. Igoe and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Developing Economies: Country Studies of Africa, Asia and Latin America, p. 105-112, New York: Springer, 2008.
"Corporate Governance and the Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Comparative Study of Kenya and Russia," with Judith Muhoro, Robert McGee and Thomas Tarangelo, Corporate Governance in Developing Economies: Country Studies of Africa, Asia and Latin America, p. 119-126, New York: Springer, 2008.
 
Other Papers And Proceedings
Accounting in the U.S. to Russian Accounting Executives from Gasprom (the world's largest oil and gas company) in Toronto, Canada (November 2 - 7, 1996).
Accounting Trends and Techniques in the U.S. to Russian Maritime Executives, World Trade Center Miami, (October 16 and November 2, 1995).
"The Residential Mortgage Refinancing Decision" (With R. Auster and L. Cramer). Barry University, Andreas School of Business Working Paper, 1998.
"Self-Serving CEO Decisions and R&D Expenditures". (With L. Cramer and J. Scheiner). Barry University, Andreas School of Business Working Paper, 1997.
 
Editorial Board/Review Activities
Reviewed Managerial/Cost Accounting and Accounting Theory Textbooks for McGraw Hill, Irwin and Prentice Hall, 1999 - present.
Editorial Board Member of the Online Journal of International Case Analysis, August 2004 -2006.
 
Professional Development Activities
Thunderbird University and ITESM (Monterrey Tec - Mexico) - Accounting Professor - Global MBA – designed, implemented and supervised the graduate accounting course, including a five hour live broadcast from/to 20 campuses throughout Latin America. Spring Semester 2006 - present
ITESM (Monterrey Tec - Mexico) Faculty Exchange – Monterrey, Mexico - 1996/2000/2004
 
University Service
University Committees
President’s Advisory Council 2006 - present
Co-Chair of Provost Search Committee 2006 - 2007
University’s Operational Planning Group 2006 - 2007
Board of the Intercultural Center (ICC) 2006 - present
University Academic Affairs Committee 2005 - present
University Strategic Planning Steering Committee 2005 - present
University’s Diversity Committee 2004 - present
University Benefits Committee 2002 - present
Volunteer and Community Service Committee 2003 - 2006
 
School of Business
Faculty Advisor - Beta Gamma Sigma 2004 - present
Premier Chapter 2004/2005/2007/2008
School of Business Planning Committee 2003 - 2007
  1998 - 2001
Chair of the Student Committee 1998- 2002
Faculty Advisor - Barry University Accounting Association 1994 - present
Faculty Advisor - International Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi 1994 - 2006
South Atlantic Chapter Advisor of the Year 1996  
Faculty Evaluation Committee 2001 - 2004
MBA Committee 2001 - 2003
   
Faculty Senate
Chair of the Faculty Senate 2005 - 2007
  1998 - 1999
Faculty Senate Executive Committee 1998 - present
Retention and Dismissal Committee 2001 - 2003
Grievance Committee 1998 - 2001
  2007 - 2009
Strategic Planning Committee 1996 - 2008
Faculty Welfare Committee 1996 - 2004
 
Community Service
Advisory Board, Belen Jesuit Prepratory School 2009 - present
Board of Directors, Special Olympic of Miami-Dade 2004 - 2008
Coach - Southwest YMCA for soccer and baseball 1996 - 2007
12 and Under Champions, 2005, 2006  
Financial Responsibility Seminars for Intercollegiate Athletes/Student Services 2002 - 2006
Board of Managers, Southwest YMCA 2001 - 2004
Volunteer Math Lecturer at Sunset Elementary School 1998 - 2004
Guest Speaker on Study Skills, Sunset Elementary School PTA 2000 - 2003
Income Tax Assistance - Tax Returns for Non-Resident Aliens - 1040 NR 1997 - 2007
Presentation to Barry University Students on Personal Financial Planning October 1999
Faculty Welfare Committee 1996 - 2004
 
Recognitions
Outstanding Faculty Member - Barry University 2000
Outstanding Faculty Member Finalist - Barry University 1999
Apple Award (3 times) – Outstanding Educator from Barry Commuter Students 2003 - 2005
 
Professional Organization Membership
Beta Gamma Sigma 2004 - present
Beta Alpha Psi 2003 - present
Institute of Management Accountants 1994 - 2000
• Board of Directors  
• Co-President  
• Treasurer  
American Accounting Association 1989 - present