Kim Zahller, PhD

  • Ph.D., Accounting, University of Central Florida
  • M.S. Accounting, University of Central Florida
  • M.B.A., Finance, Miami University
  • M.A., History, The Ohio State University
  • B.A., History and Creative Writing,  Miami University

Certified Management Accountant, 2017

Dr. Zahller has published in Behavioral Research in Accounting, the Journal of Accounting Education, the IMA Educational Case Journal, Strategic Finance, and Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research.  She is interested in how and why individuals make decisions based on perceptions and trust, how Corporate Social Responsibility performance and reporting affect corporate reputation and financial performance, and the use of case based and computer-mediated programs to improved learning.  Her hobbies include horseback riding, dogs, reading, music, fiber arts, and gardening.


Managerial Accounting (Principles II), Cost Accounting

Research Interests

Judgement and Decision Making, Cost Accounting, CSR Reporting and Performance, Accounting Education

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Accounting

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6211

Office address
3113 Peacock Hall