Faculty & Staff

Kiran Verma , PhD

Associate Professor of Accounting, Department Chair, Accounting and Finance


Areas of Expertise

Managerial Accounting focusing on organizational and incentive systems to help manage costs and promote effective control of operations and personnel


PhD, Michigan State University
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
MS, Physics, Punjab University, India

Additional Information


Assistant Chancellor, UMass Boston, 1999-2000
Associate Provost, UMass Boston, 1998-1999.
Associate Professor, UMass Boston, 1992-Current
Visiting Assistant Professor at the MIT Sloan School, 1990-1992
Assistant Professor at the Harvard Business School, 1986-1990

Courses Taught

Accounting for Managers, Advanced Accounting, Managerial Accounting and Control, Financial Management of Healthcare Systems

Research Interests

Study of cost effective management systems in the for-profit and the not-for-profit sectors with special emphasis on healthcare organizations

Professional Activities

Member of the American Accounting Association


Faculty Appreciation recognition in 1997