Dr. Gerard Ras is a professor and teaches finance and accounting classes at Wayne State College. Before joining the Wayne State faculty in 2005, he worked for five years in public accounting and seven years in industry. He is licensed in Nebraska as a Certified Public Accountant and has been awarded for his performance on the CPA exam.
Dr. Ras holds a Nebraska Society of CPAs Silver Certificate and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the American Accounting Association.
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2011
MBA, Wayne State College, 2004
B.A., Accounting, Olivet Nazarene University, 1993
Dr. Ras's teaching interests include assurance services, accounting information systems, finance, and governmental and nonprofit accounting. He also enjoys researching global issues in business.