University of Evansville

Schroeder School of Business

In recent years, 98 percent of Schroeder School of Business graduates have been employed within six months of graduation.

Jim Schaefer


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James (Jim) Schaefer joined the University of Evansville in 1990 after completing his Doctor of Business Administration in Accounting from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. His main research interests are internal control and information security. Dr. Schaefer maintains several professional certifications, including the Certified Information Systems Auditor, Project Management Professional, Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Quality Auditor, and Certified Public Accountant. He was awarded the Dean's Teaching Award in 2001 and 2009, and the Delta Sigma Pi Professor of the Year Award in 2003 and 2004. He has chaired the University's Faculty Senate and was one of three UE faculty selected to serve on the most recent Presidential Search Committee.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Schaefer, J.C. & Peluchette, J.V. (2010). Internal Control: Test Your Knowledge. Journal of Accountancy, pp. 1-5.
  • Schaefer, J.C. (2007). Be a Star CPE Instructor. Journal of Accountancy, 204(5), pp. 64-68.