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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Gordon Ford College of Business Staff - Nace Magner

Dr. Nace Magner

Dr. Nace Magner

Professor- Accounting

Office:  GH 506
Phone:  270-745-2998


Dr. Magner's teaching interests include management accounting and government/nonprofit accounting. His research focuses on antecedents and consequences of justice in management control systems. He teaches both undergraduate and MAcc courses in management accounting.


D.B.A., Accounting, Southern Illinois University of Carbondale
M.B.A., Concentration in Accounting, University of Michigan
B.A., Economics, Dickinson College

Dr. Magner has taught at Western Kentucky University since 1989. He is a Certified Management Accountant and a member of the American Accounting Association and the Institute of Management Accountants. He won the Outstanding MBA Teacher Award in 2000 and 2004 and the College of Business Faculty Research Award in 1996. His research has appeared in scholarly journals that include Accounting, Organizations and Society; the Journal of Applied Psychology; Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes; Accounting and Business Research; Advances in Management Accounting; Group and Organization Management; the Journal of Organizational and Occupational Psychology; Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research; the Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting, and Financial Management; Multivariate Behavioral Research; the Journal of Applied Social Psychology, and Public Administration Quarterly.

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