Executive Professor, Accounting
PhD in Accounting, University of Massachusetts Amherst
BS in Accounting, Johnson & Wales University
Research & Teaching Interests
Professor Bame-Aldred has research interests in the area of judgment and decision making by experts in assurance services and accounting. His teaching interests are in the field of auditing and big data analytics. He developed two new courses (Internal Auditing and Professional Environment of the Audit and Assurance Industry: Audit Analytics) for the Master of Science in Accounting program. He continues to expand the use of big data analytics through the co-founding of the HUB of Analytics Education.
Industry & Academic Experience
Prior to joining the Accounting faculty at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University, Professor Bame-Aldred served as Assistant Professor at Washington State University. He also has industry experience and worked as Controller for First Union Capital Markets Corporation, a $5 billion securities firm, and as Audit Senior Manager for KPMG Peat Marwick. Professor Bame-Aldred is the faculty advisor for Finance for the Community, a student-run organization that provides financial literacy education to Boston public high school students. He is a moderator for the Boston Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditor’s Chief Audit Executive Panel Discussion.
Services to the Profession
Professor Bame-Aldred is the co-founder of the HUB of Analytics Education. The HUB of Analytics Education meets a need in Higher Education: free materials that assist faculty when teaching Big Data techniques in their classrooms. These materials include a large transactional dataset with supporting information and cases and exercises with suggested solutions and teaching notes for Auditing (ACL or IDEA based activities) and Management Accounting (Tableau based activities). In 2016, Professor Bame-Aldred discussed the HUB of Analytics Education at the PWC Audit and Tax Symposium, the American Accounting Association’s Accounting IS Big Data Conference, and the Fall Meeting of the Rhode Island Association of Accounting Professors.
Awards & Recognition
Recipient, DMSB Best Teacher Award (2013).
Finalist, CBA Best Teacher Award (2012).
Recipient of the 2005-2006 Protviti Innovation Fellowship in Accounting.