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Brian Porter, Ph.D., CPA, CMA
Professor of Management
Ruch Faculty Fellow

Indiana University
University of Michigan
Alma College

Area of Expertise:
Financial Management
Managerial Accounting
Financial Accounting

Research Interests:
Personal Finance and Investing
Faith Integration
The Music Group U2

Selected Publications:
50+ journal publications and conference proceedings

Sharon Johnson Award for Christian-based Scholarship and Publication




















Professor Porter's professional experience is primarily in the area of accounting and finance. He has worked with a small regional firm as well as Fortune 500 and Big Four accounting firms. He has published many articles and presented at conferences on a variety of topics including retirement planning, stewardship, and the music group U2 as a pedagogical resource for teaching faith integration and social justice. Brian enjoys bike riding, traveling (especially international travel), and spending time with his two sons.

(616) 395-7572