Eric J. Marinich

Assistant Teaching Professor



Academic Background

  • PhD, Michigan State University, Accounting, 2013
  • MS, University of Cincinnati, Accounting, 2009
  • BS, Miami University, Finance, 1999

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Assistant Teaching Professor, Miami University, 2017 - present
  • Assistant Professor, Miami University, 2013 - 2017
  • Instructor, Michigan State University, 2011 - 2013
  • Senior Accountant, Thomas Weisel Partners, 2004 - 2006
  • Accounting Specialist, Red Capital Group, 2003 - 2004

Recent Publications

  • Accounting Information Aggregation and Managerial Cooperation. Forthcoming in Journal of Management Accounting Research.
  • Budgeting, Psychological Contracts, and Budgetary Misreporting (with Susanna Gallani, Ranjani Krishnan, and Michael D. Shields). 2019. Management Science 65(6): 2924-2945.

Honors & Awards

  • Richard K. Smucker Teaching Excellence Award, 2020
  • KPMG Curriculum Development Grant, 2020
  • Miami University Department of Accountancy Summer Research Grant, 2018
  • AAA-Deloitte-J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2011
  • Ernst and Young Graduate Fellowship, 2008 -2013

Areas of Expertise

  • Managerial Accounting
  • Management Control Systems
  • Managerial Judgment and Decision Making


Dr. Marinich joined the faculty of the Farmer School of Business in the summer of 2013. He teaches introductory and upper-level managerial accounting courses. His research investigates the effects of managerial accounting on managers' judgments and decisions. Dr. Marinich earned his Ph.D. from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University and his MS in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati. He earned his undergraduate degree from the Farmer School of Business at Miami University.

Outside of work, Dr. Marinich enjoys travel and spending time with his three dogs, Oscar, Bella, and Chief.


  • FALL 2020
  • ACC 222 SEC A, WEB
  • ACC 222 SEC B, WEB
  • ACC 222 SEC C, WEB
  • ACC 222.H SEC A, WEB
  • ACC 611 SEC A, W 6:00PM-7:15PM FSB 2041
Eric J. Marinich

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • FALL 2020
  • (all office hours by appointment only, email for appointment)
  • M-F 9:00am-5:00pm
  • M 1:00-3:30pm
  • W 4:00-5:30pm


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