BLACKSBURG, Va., Nov. 12, 2009 – Sudip Bhattacharjee, associate professor of accounting and information systems in the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech, has been named the Konrad W. Kubin Junior Faculty Fellow by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.
The Konrad W. Kubin Junior Faculty Fellowship in Accounting and Information Systems was established by alumni and friends of Konrad W. Kubin, a faculty member in the Department of Accounting and Information Systems from 1972 to 2003. Kubin taught auditing and financial accounting and was active in the accounting profession. For many years, he ran the Accounting and Auditing Conference co-sponsored by the department and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Konrad W. Kubin Junior Faculty Fellows retain the fellowship for a three-year period.
A member of the Virginia Tech community since 2001, Bhattacharjee teaches at the Northern Virginia Center, National Capital Region, in Falls Church, Va. He has published 12 peer-reviewed journal articles and one book chapter and has made 16 presentations at national and international accounting meetings. Two of his papers are in the top two journals in academic accounting and a third is in the top Canadian academic accounting journal. He also had a paper published in the leading auditing journal.
Bhattacharjee received his bachelor's degree from the University of Bombay, India, a master's degree from Virginia Tech, and a Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts.
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