ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Natalie Tatiana Churyk, Ph.D., is the Caterpillar Professor of Accountancy at Northern Illinois University. She earned her Doctorate in Accounting with a Finance Cognate from the University of South Carolina. She received her B.S. in Accounting and her M.B.A. with a specialization in Finance from California State University, Long Beach. Dr. Churyk has public accounting experience with a local California firm.
Dr. Churyk has coauthored Accounting and Auditing Research: Tools and Strategies and is the FAR contributor for Wiley CPA Exam Review 2012 and Wiley CPA Exam Review 39th Edition. She has published in professional journals such as the Journal of Accountancy, Strategic Finance, and the CPA Journal. She also has various publications in academic journals such as the Journal of Business Research and Journal of Accounting Education. Dr. Churyk has received research grants from PricewaterhouseCoopers, the Institute of Management Accountants, and her university.
Dr. Churyk teaches in the undergraduate and M.A.S. programs. Additionally, she develops and delivers continuing professional education in Northern Illinois University's CPA and CIA Review programs. Service has included holding officer positions in and chairing several of the American Accounting Association's Teaching, Learning and Curriculum section and Forensic and Investigative Accounting section committees. She has also served on various national and state committees related to education, student, or ...