Chris Hines

Chris Hines

Assistant Professor
School of Accountancy

Academic Interests

My primary research involves looking at the implications of risk management committee structure and the role of risk management in board-level governance mechanisms. My teaching interests are primarily in the Cost and Managerial Accounting areas.

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

Presented a paper titled “Risk Management Committee Characteristics and Audit Risk Pricing” at the 2013 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

Previous Experience

I earned a Ph.D. in Business Administration, Accounting Emphasis, from the University of Arkansas in 2012 after working twelve years in senior level accounting and auditing positions with several organizations, including the Missouri State Auditor’s Office and Springfield Remanufacturing Corporation.


Springfield, MO


I enjoy spending time with my wife (Deanna) and two children (Jared and Julia). I am an avid Cardinals baseball fan and enjoy playing golf and tennis.


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