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Dr Bethane Jo Pierce

[Dr Bethane J Hall]

Associate Professor, Accounting
Last Updated: February 12, 2020
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Education

Education

    • 1987 PhD in Accounting
      University of North Texas, 1987
    • 1987 PhD in Accounting
      University of North Texas, 1987
    • 1978 MPA in Accounting
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 1978
    • 1978 MPA
      University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, 1978
    • 1975 BS in Microbiology
      Texas A & M University,, 1975
    • 1975 BS in Microbiology
      Texas A&M University College Station, 1975

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 1979 Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Texas, Texas State Board of Public Accountancy

Appointments

Appointments

    • Sept 1990 to Present Associate Professor of Accounting
      University of Texas at Arlington

Awards and Honors

    • May  2018 2017-2018 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award sponsored by College of Business

Publications

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Does Systematic Selection Lead to Unreliable Risk Assessments in Monetary-Unit Sampling Applications?
        [Hall, Thomas, Hoogduin, L, Hall, Bethane J, Tsay, Jeff]. Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory. 34(4), 85-107. "American Accounting Association". DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.2308/ajpt-51081
      2014
      • Journal Article
        Heterogeneous Student Perceptions of Accounting Course Importance and their Implications for SET Reporting and Use
        [Hall, Thomas, Hall, Bethane J, Tunnell, Larry, Walther, Larry]. Journal of Accounting Education. 32(1), 1-15. "Elsevier Ltd. ". DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaccedu.2014.01.001
      2013
      • Journal Article
        Practitioner Summary of Haphazard Sampling: Selection Biases and the Estimation Consequences of these Biases.
        [Hall, Thomas, Hall, Bethane J, Higson, A., Skousen, C., Price, K.]. Current Issues in Auditing. 7(2), 16-22. "American Accounting Association". DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.2308/ciia-50568
      2001 2000 1992
      • Journal Article
        Perceptions of supervisor/subordinate task-specific expertise as a moderator of participative budgeting outcomes
        [Clinton, B.D., Hall, ThomasW, Hunton, J.E., Hall, BethaneJ]. Advances in Accounting. 85106,
      1989
      2015
      • Other
        Haphazard Sampling: Selection Biases Induced by Control Listing Properties and the Estimation Consequences of these Biases
        [Hall, Thomas, Hall, Bethane J, Skousen, C., Higson, A. , Price, K. ]. DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.2308/bria-50132

Presentations

    • August  2015
      Hall, Thomas (Author), Hall, Bethane J (Author), Walther, L. (Author & Presenter), Tunnell, L. (Author), "Heterogeneous Student Perceptions of Accounting Course Importance and their Implications for SET ", American Accounting Association, Chicago, Illinois. (August 11, 2015).
    • August  2014
      Hall, Thomas (Author), Tsay, Jeff (Author), Hall, Bethane J (Author), Hoogduin, L. (Author & Presenter), "Does Systematic Selection Lead To Unreliable Risk Assessments in Monetary-Unit Sampling Applications?", Atlanta, Georgia. (August 5, 2014).
    • August  2012
      Hall, Thomas (Author), Hall, Bethane J (Author), Tsay, Jeff (Author), Hoogduin, L. (Author & Presenter), "Monetary-Unit Sampling with Systematic Selection: Are Sampling Risk Assessments Reliable?", Washington DC,. (August 8, 2012).
    • May  2011
      Hall, BethaneJ, "Haphazard Sampling: Selection Biases Induced by Control Listing Properties and the Estimation Consequences of These Biases.", Edinburgh, Scotland. (May , 2011).
    • May  2011
      Hall, Thomas (Author), Hall, Bethane J (Author), Higson, A. (Author & Presenter), Skousen, C. (Author), Price, K. (Author), "Haphazard Sampling: Selection Biases Induced by Control Listing Properties and the Estimation Consequences of these Biases.", Edinburgh, Scotland. (May 12, 2011).
    • August  2009
      Hall, BethaneJ, "Haphazard Selection: Is it Time to Change Audit Standards?". (August , 2009).

Courses

      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 3315-002 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488 | Xlist Coursepre: ACCT | Xlist Coursenum: 3315)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 3315-002 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448 | Xlist Coursepre: ACCT | Xlist Coursenum: 5314)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508 | Exclude Eval: true | Aacsb Assess: true | Aacsb Goals: MST Goal 2, Objective 1: student ability to identify tax issues for corporations. | Student Performance: Assessment results: •4 students scored 14 out of 15 and 3 students scored 13 out of 15 for a total of 7 students out of 10 who exceeded expectations. •2 students scored 10 out of 15 and 1 student scored 9 out of 15 for a total of 3 students out of 10 who need improvement. Plan for improvement: When this course is next taught in Fall 2018 I will provide more in-class work so that all students will be engaged, thinking and asking questions.)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ACCT 3315-003 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ACCT 3315-003 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 4301-001 FED INCOME TAX NON INDIVID
        (Course Id: 100455)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PROBLEMS CORP/SHAREHOLDERS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 5340-001 ENTITY TAXATION
        (Course Id: 100506)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 4301-001 INCOME TAX FOR ENTITIES
        (Course Id: 100455)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ACCT 5314-001 PRINCIPLES FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100488)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ACCT 3315-001 PRINCIPLES OF FED INCOME TAX
        (Course Id: 100448)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ACCT 5342-001 TAX PRBLMS OF CORPS & SHRHLDRS
        (Course Id: 100508)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Chair
      COB Grade Appeals Committee
      As committee chair I coordinate with the Associate Dean on what grade appeals have been filed, then gather information, summarize it for the committee, call meetings and report the committee recommendation to the Associate Dean.
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Member
      DOA A7 Committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Chair
      DOA Graduate Studies Committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Chair
      DOA GSC Petitions Committee
      This committee has significant work with almost weekly review of conditional admissions, reinstatement petitions and other graduate program issues with regard to students.
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Member
      DOA Marketing Committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Member
      DOA Scholarship Committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Faculty Advisor
      DOA VITA Program Partnership With United Way
      As faculty advisor, I am the contact person with VITA representatives of United Way. I request faculty allow VITA presentations in the classroom in both fall and spring semesters. I am also present at all computer training sessions for the program in early spring.
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Chair
      MST Program Committee
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016 Committee Chair
      COB Grade Appeals Committee
      Several appeals were referred to our committee for review during the 2015-2016 period.
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016 Committee Member
      COB Strategic Planning Steering Committee
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016 Chairperson
      DOA 2017 CPA Exam Topics Review Project
      The CPA Exam for 2017 and beyond is going to be much more difficult than previous exams. I spent the summer of 2016 preparing a listing of topics covered on the exam by exam part and sent these lists to the faculty in late August. When all responses have been received I will summarize them and thus the department will be able to determine where there are weaknesses in our coverage of the important topics tested on this new version of the exam.
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016 Chairperson
      DOA VITA Program Contact With United Way
      In July of 2016 I took over this responsibility after the retirement of John Repsis, the previous contact person for this program. My job is to facilitate recruitment of student volunteers and make sure training on the UTA campus is provided to these students prior to the tax season via United Way.
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016 Committee Chair
      DOA Graduate Studies Committee
      This committee has significant work with almost weekly review of conditional admissions, petitions and other graduate program issues with regard to students.
    • Past to  2014
      Strategic Planning Objective 3.3 Subcommittee
    • 2012 to  2014 Committee Chair
      CPA Exam Regulation Review Committee
    • Past to  2012 Committee Member
      Dean Search Committee
    • Past to  2012 Committee Member
      UTA, Strategic Planning Committee
    • 2011 to  2012
      CPA Exam Topics Study
    • 2011 to  2012
      MS Tax Program Brochure
    • Past to  2011
      PPIA Task Force Study