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University of Nebraska–Lincoln


Linda V. Ruchala

Associate Professor Emeritus of Accountancy
HLH 435
P.O. Box 880488
Lincoln, NE 68588-0488
(402) 472-2337
Linda V. Ruchala Photo
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1991
M.C.R.P., Harvard University, 1978
B.S., Michigan State University, 1976
Research Interests
  • Managerial accounting and control systems
  • public interest accounting
  • critical accounting theory
  • public policy implications of accounting control and disclosure
Research Awards: Article of Outstanding Merit, International Federation of Accountants, 1996. Certificate of Merit Manuscript Award. Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), 1996. Lybrand Silver Medal Manuscript Award. Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), 1995. Teaching Awards: CBA Distinguished Teaching Award, 2002, 1994. Recognition Award for Contributions to Students, UNL Parents Association, 2002, 1992. Educator of the Year, Beta Alpha Psi, Delta Omicron Chapter, 1994.