Ph. D, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, Accounting, 2004
MBA, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, Business, 1989
BS, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, Accounting, 1984
Dr. Bibelhauser specializes in the area of taxation. Her current research focuses primarily on individual tax compliance, tax policy implications, and ethical issues in tax and accounting. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in financial accounting and taxation. She is an active participant in the activities of the Department of Accounting, the Gordon Ford College of Business, and Western Kentucky University. Dr. Bibelhauser is a CPA and a member of the American Accounting Association, the American Taxation Association, and the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants. She has presented her research at the American Accounting Association's national meeting and has served as a reviewer for both the American Accounting Association and the American Taxation Association. In addition, she has served on several committees at the national and regional level for AAA and ATA. She has published in a number of journals including Tax Advisor, CPA Journal, and the Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences. She has performed tax-consulting services for a number of individuals in the Bowling Green area and developed supplemental textbook materials for McGraw-Hill in the area of managerial accounting and taxation. She has a total of fourteen years of professional business experience with Touche Ross in public accounting, First National Bank as a Commercial Credit Analyst and Trainer, and spent eight years as co-owner of a farm supply business.