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Ryan GuggenmosRyan Guggenmos

Ph.D. Candidate in Accounting



Telephone: 413.345.5051

Office: SOM 224


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B.A., Seattle University, 2008
Summa Cum Laude

Research/Teaching Interests:

Judgment and decision making in auditing and accounting

Dysfunctional Audit Behaviors

Bayesian Data Analysis

Research Design & Experimental Methods




What's popular doesn't always provide the best information: The advantages of Bayesian data analysis for experimental researchers, University of Massachusetts - Amherst, April 2013

Honors and Awards:

Eugene M. Isenberg Scholar Award, 2014, 2015

Nominee, University of Massachusetts Distinguished Teaching Award

AAA/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2013

Arthur H. Carter Scholarship in Accounting, 2012, 2013
Senior Accounting Student of the Year, Seattle University, 2008
Outstanding Leader Award, Seattle University, 2008

Professional and Academic Memberships:

Member, American Accounting Association - Auditing Section
Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Member, Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

Previous Employment:

2008-2010, Deloitte and Touche, LLP, Audit Senior

Teaching Activities:

Courses Taught

School of Management 541, Auditing

Fall 2014        Instructor rating: (anticipated)

Spring 2014    Instructor rating: 4.3 (5-point scale)

Spring 2014    Instructor rating: 4.3


Accounting 221, Introduction to Accounting I - Financial

Fall 2014        Instructor rating: (anticipated) 

Fall 2013        Instructor rating: 4.6

Accounting 222, Introduction to Accounting II - Managerial

Spring 2013     Instructor rating: 4.4  

Spring 2013     Instructor rating: 4.6   

Spring 2012     Instructor rating: 4.6

Spring 2011     Instructor rating: 3.8 


Teaching Assistance

Topics in Quantitative Psychology (Bayesian Data Analysis)-Graduate, University of Massachusetts - Amherst, Fall 2012

Advanced Topics in Accounting - MSA, University of Massachusetts - Amherst, Summer 2011, 2012, 201, 2014

Financial Statement Analysis - MSA, University of Massachusetts - Amherst, Summer 2012