» Dr. Glenn M. Pfeiffer
Professor, Associate Dean; Warren and Doris Uehlinger Endowed Professor of Business

The George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics
Dr. Glenn M. Pfeiffer
Office Location:
Beckman Hall 303N
Phone:
(714) 997-6814
Email:
Education
Hope College, Artium Baccalaureus
Cornell University, Master of Science
Cornell University, Ph.D. in Accounting
Biography
Warren and Doris Uehlinger Endowed Professorship in Business. Glenn M. Pfeiffer received his M.S. in Finance and Ph.D. in Accounting from Cornell University after he earned a bachelors degree in Economics from Hope College.  Prior to joining the faculty at the Argyros School, he held faculty appointments at the University of Washington, Cornell University, the University of Chicago, the University of Arizona, and San Diego State University.

Professor Pfeiffer's research focuses on financial reporting and capital markets.  He has investigated issues relating to lease accounting, LIFO inventory liquidation, earnings per share, employee stock options, corporate reorganization, and technology investments.  He has published articles in The Accounting Review, the Financial Analysts Journal, the International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, the Journal of Applied Business Research, the Journal of High Technology Management Research, the Journal of Accounting Education, and several other academic journals.  In addition, he has published a financial accounting textbook, an accounting casebook, and numerous case studies in financial accounting and reporting.

Professor Pfeiffer teaches financial accounting and financial analysis to undergraduate, MBA, and Executive MBA students.  He has also taught managerial accounting for MBAs.  He has won several teaching awards at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications
"Bubbles and Fair Value Accounting," Chapman Economic and Business Review, December 2011.