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Lori Holder-Webb Named Journal Editor

Posted August 28, 2013

loriwebbjpgLori Holder-Webb, associate professor of Accounting at Western New England University, has assumed the role of editor of Issues in Accounting Education. The journal is a publication of the American Accounting Association, the largest community of accountants in academia.

“Lori’s experience as an author, reviewer, and editor, combined with her prior experience in the publishing industry, affords Lori a unique and comprehensive understanding of the academic publication process that will serve Issues in Accounting Education well,” said publications committee chair Christine A. Botosan in a statement announcing the appointment.

Holder-Webb’s research in the area of non-financial reporting is published in a wide range of journals, within and outside of the accounting field. She served on the Editorial Board of Issues in Accounting Education from 2004-2006, and has served as an associate editor since 2010. Prior to joining the Western New England University College of Business, Holder-Webb taught at Simmons College, the University of Wisconsin, and Texas A&M University, and served as a research coordinator and content editor at The Psychological Corporation, a leading publisher of psychometric and educational materials. She holds a Ph.D. in Accounting from Texas A&M and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio.


Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,955 students, including 2,575 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law.


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