Faculty & Staff Directory


  • Ph D, Texas Tech University (Research Methods/Accounting) - 1994
  • BS, University of Richmond (Accounting) - 1984

Research Interests

  • Healthcare Business Process Improvements
  • Negotiation Cases
  • Text and Visual Analytics
  • Social Media Case Assignments
  • Data Breach Mitigation Through EMV and Mobile Wallets
  • Persuasion Styles and Channels Training Benefits for Public Accountants

Teaching Interests

  • Fraud Auditing and Enterprise Risk Management
  • Forensic Investigation and Analytical Procedures
  • Accounting Information Systems/IT Auditing
  • Negotiation/Conflict Resolution for Auditors and Deal Makers
  • Introductory Auditing

  • Aldhizer, G. (Forthcoming). Automating the Audit Confirmation Process: The Missing Link. Accountancy/CCH Group. | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Cashell, J. D. (Forthcoming). "An Examination of Internal Auditors' Emphasis on Value-Added Services". Internal Auditing.
  • Aldhizer, G. (Forthcoming). Leading Big Data Analytic Capabilities Including Visual and Text Analytics. CPA Journal; New York State Society of CPAs.
  • Aldhizer, G. (2015). Small Firm Audit Partner Hiring Crisis: A Role Play for Critical Thinking and Negotiation Skills. Issues in Accounting Education, 30 (4), 275-296.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  juras, p. (2015). Improving the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Healthcare Delivery Systems. CPA Journal; New York State Society of CPAs, 85 (1), 66-71.
  • Aldhizer, G. (2013). Teaching Negotiation Skills in an Accountancy Curriculum. Issues in Accounting Education, 28 (1), 17-47.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Cashell, J. (2011). Academic Research Case: Automating the Confirmation Process. In (Ed.), Auditing: A Business Risk Approach, Rittenberg, Johnstone and Gramling (8th Ed), 2012 (pp. 711). Mason, OH: South-Western Cengage.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Bechara, M. (2011). Auditing the Due Diligence Process. Corporate Compliance Insights, | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Bowles, J. R. (2011). Mitigating the Growing Threat to Sensitive Data: 21st Century Mobile Devices. CPA Journal/NY State Society of CPAs, 81 (5), 58-63. | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. (2009). Medicare and Medicaid Fraud and Errors: A Ticking Time Bomb that Must Be Defused. Journal of Government and Financial Management, 58 (4), 12-20. | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Oringel, J. (2009). Continuous Auditing: A Roadmap to Enhancing Audit and ERM Efficiency and Effectiveness. Internal Auditing, , 17-26. | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Martin, D. , &  Cotter, J. (2009). Do Markets React to Required and Voluntary Disclosures Associated with Auditor Realignments? Advances in Accounting, 25 (1), 1-12.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Juras, P. , &  Martin, D. (2008). Using Automated Identity and Access Management Controls to Protect Against Insider Attacks. The CPA Journal, 78 (9), 66-71.
  • Aldhizer, G. (2008). The Insider Threat. Internal Auditor, 65 (April 2008), pages 71-73. | more information
  • Juras, P. ,  Martin, D. , &  Aldhizer, G. (2007). Adapting Six Sigma to Help Tame the SOX 404 Compliance Beast. Strategic Finance, (March 2007), 36-41.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Cashell, J. D. (2006). Containing Healthcare Expenditures for State and Local Government Entities. Journal of Government Financial Management, 54 (3), 38-43.
  • Aldhizer, G. R. , &  Cashell, J. D. (2006). Automating the Confirmation Process: How to Enhance Audit Effectiveness and Efficiency. CPA Journal/NY State Society of CPAs, 76 (4), 28-32.
  • Martin, D. ,  Juras, P. , &  Aldhizer, G. (2006). Using Six Sigma to Enhance the Efficiency and Effectiveness of SOX 404 compliance. The Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, 17 (3), 13-22.
  • Martin, D. R. ,  Juras, P. E. , &  Aldhizer, G. R. (2006). Taming SOX Costs with Six Sigma. Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance/Wiley, 17 (3), 13-22.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  McSweeney, D. , &  Cashell, J. d. (2006). Controlling Healthcare Expenditures for Self-Insured Local Government Entities. Empire State Report, 32 (2), 11-20.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  McSweeney, D. , &  Cashell, J. D. (2006). The Benefits and Traps of Self-Insured Local Government Entities. The Insurance Advocate, 117 (4), 22-23.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Cashell, J. D. (2004). "Customer Relationship Management: Risks and Controls". Internal Auditing, , 52-58.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Cashell, J. D. , &  Conlan, W. (2004). "Healthcare Audits In a Self-Insured Environment". Internal Auditing, , 3-14. | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  White, J. (2004). "Joint Venture Disclosures in the U.S. Oil and Gas Industry Are Grossly Inadequate". Oil, Gas & Energy Quarterly Journal, , 477-487.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Cashell, J. D. (2004). "Construction Contract Auditing in Local Government Entities". Journal of Government Financial Management, , 42-50.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Cashell, J. D. , &  Martin, D. R. (2003). "Internal Audit Outsourcing: A Time Bomb for the Profession". CPA Journal, , 38-42.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Cashell, J. D. , &  Saylor, J. (2003). "Ten Months Later: Internal Audit Directors Assess the Impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act". Internal Auditing, , 3-9.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Turner, L. D. (2003). "How to Pick a Consulting Firm: The Top 10 Issues You Should Consider Before Hiring One". Strategic Finance, , 40-45.
  • Aldhizer, G. , &  Cashell, J. D. (2003). "Governmental Contract Auditing: Best Practices from the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority". Journal of Government Financial management, , 44-49.
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Baker, T. A. ,  Campbell, J. L. , &  Martin, D. R. (2002). "When Earnings Management Becomes Fraud: Implications for Internal Auditors". Internal Auditing, , 14-21. | more information
  • Aldhizer, G. ,  Turner, L. D. , &  Shank, M. D. (2002). "Determinants of Consulting Quality for Accounting and Non-Accounting Service Providers". Journal of Information Systems, , 61-74.

  • 2014 - PwC xACT National Finals, Faculty Advisor, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
  • 2012 - High Impact Research Award, Wake Forest University Schools of Business
  • 2012 - KPMG Southeast Business Case Competition Champions, Faculty Coach, KPMG (International CPA Firm)
  • 2012 - MSA Teaching Award, Wake Forest University Schools of Business
  • 2012 - Outstanding Educator Award, North Carolina Association of CPAs
  • 2011 - KPMG Global Business Case Competition Champions, Faculty Coach, KPMG (International CPA Firm)
  • 2011 - MSA Teaching Award, Wake Forest University Schools of Business
  • 2011 - 2011 Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award Nomination, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (350,000 members)
  • 2010 - Accounting Alumnus Business School Donation in My Name
  • 2010 - KPMG Global Business Case Competition Champions, Faculty Coach, KPMG (International CPA Firm)
  • 2009 - , 9th Annual Wake Forest Graduate Student Research Day
  • 2009 - Faculty Adviser to Mark Stone (MSA '09), Runner Up in Social Sciences Division for "The Impact of the Current Financial Crisis on the Global Business Community", 9th Annual Wake Forest Graduate Student Research Day
  • 2008 - SEC (SOX) Section 404 Research Grant, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • 2008 - MSA/Graduate Class Teaching Award, Wake Forest University/Calloway School
  • 2007 - PwC xACT National Finals, Faculty Advisor, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • 2007 - Outstanding Contribution to the Strategic Finance Journal, Institute of Management Accountant
  • 2007 - University National Expert Designation, Wake Forest Media Relations Office
  • 2007 - Certificate of Appreciation/Merit, Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
  • 2007 - PwC xACT National Champions, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • 2006 - PwC xACT National Finals, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • 2006 - University National Expert Designation, Wake Forest Media Relations Office
  • 2006 - PricewaterhouseCoopers Professorship, Calloway School of Business and Accountancy
  • 2006 - Jim Steadman Outstanding Alumnus Award, Lamdba Chi Alpha Fraternity
  • 2006 - TB Rose Fellowship in Business, Wake Forest University
  • 2005 - PwC xACT National Finals, PwC
  • 2005 - University National Expert Designation, Wake Forest Media Relations Office
  • 2005 - Outstanding Contribution to the Internal Auditor Journal, Institute of Internal Auditors
  • 2005 - MSA/Graduate Class Teaching Award, Wake Forest University/Calloway School
  • 2004 - University National Expert Designation, Wake Forest Media Relations Office
  • 2003 - Outstanding Contribution to the Strategic Finance Journal, Institute of Management Accountant
  • 2003 - PwC xACT National Finals, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • 2001 - International Educator of the Year, Institute of Internal Auditors
  • 2001 - Lawrence B. Sawyer Award, The Institute of Internal Auditors

  • August 16, 2012 - "Prevent a Peregrine Repeat for Less Than a Dollar a Day", Fortune.com
  • December 1, 2008 - "When Sales Meet SOX", Synygy: the Sales Performance Management Magazine
  • September 12, 2008 - SEC Lays Out Plans for Shift to International Accounting, Triad Business Journal
  • May 1, 2008 - Banking on Change, Corporate Secretary: The Goverance, Risk and Compliance Monthly
  • September 16, 2005 - Women Outpace Men in Accounting, Triad Business Journal
  • September 15, 2005 - The Numbers Game, Triad Business Journal
  • September 12, 2005 - , Triad Business Journal
  • September 9, 2005 - Accounting Schools See Increase in Enrollment, Triad Business Journal
  • May 13, 2004 - "Sarbanes-Oxley and Health Plans", CFO.com
  • August 22, 2003 - Sarbanes-Oxley Still a Volatile Issue, Triad Business Journal
  • March 6, 2003 - Message in a Bottle, Triad Business Journal
  • February 28, 2003 - Accounting Changes Boil Down to Principles Vs. Rules, Triad Business Journal
  • November 15, 2002 - Triad CPA Firms Brace for Next Wave of Fraud Act, Triad Business Journal
  • May 27, 2002 - Enron in the Classroom, WGHP Fox 8