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David Schwarzkopf

Associate Professor, Accountancy
Visiting Professor, Reykjavik University
Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2002
MPA, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 1997
MSA, Bentley University, 1984
AB, Harvard University, 1977
Office: Adamian Academic Center 283 | 781.891._2783 | dschwarzkopf@bentley.edu
                       


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Bio

Interests include literature, music, environment, languages & cultures. Have lived in UK and Canada. Undergraduate degree in German; MPA focus on business & government relations in science & technology; PhD in business (accountancy concentration).

Teaching Interests

Social policy analysis; Internationalization; Accountability of professions and their role in social policy

Research Interests

Reporting on economic & social development; Social networks; Business ethics / Corporate social responsibility

Awards and Honors

2006, Research grant, US National Science Foundation
2004, Curriculum development grant , PricewaterhouseCoopers
2003, Research grant, Babson-United Research Fund
1994, Program development grant, US Department of Education

Publications

Journal Article(s)
Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2018). Persistent peers and the rhetoric of state economic competition. Technology in Society, published on-line; in-print version forthcoming.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2014). Identifying peer states to assess technology-based economic development. Technology in Society / Elsevier, 39 (November), 68-76.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., McDonald, S. M. (2014). A new view to assist public agency development. Journal of Organizational Change Management, 27 (6), 922-934. (link)

Sigurjonsson, T. O., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Arnardottir, A. A. (2011). Viðbrögð tengslanets við gagnrýni á fajármálastöðugleika ĺslands’ [Icelandic social network reaction to criticism of financial system stability].. Stjórnmál og stjórnsýsla [Political Science and Public Administration], 7 (1), 163-186.

Gelinas, U., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Thibodeau, J. C. (2008). Introducing Students to the Integrated Audit with 'Auditing Alchemy, Inc. Journal of Information Systems, 22 (2 (Fall)), 153-172.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Hall, G. J., Levy, E. S., Osterheld, K. K. (2008). Executives' Views of Factors Affecting Governance Change in a Not-for-Profit Setting. Business and Society Review, 113 (4 (December)), 505-532.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2007). Investors' attitudes toward source credibility. Managerial Auditing Journal, 22 (1), 18-33.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Levy, E. S. (2007). Apex Productions: An exercise introducing students to uncertainty in decision making. Journal of Financial Education, 33 (Spring), 63-86.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2006). Stakeholder perspectives and business risk perception. Journal of Business Ethics, 64, 327-342.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Miller, H. M. (2005). Early evidence of how Sarbanes-Oxley implementation affects individuals and their workplace relationships. Business and Society Review, 110 (1(Spring)), 21-45.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2003). The effects of attraction on investment decisions. Journal of Behavioral Finance, 4 (2), 96 - 108.

Feldmann, D. A., Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2003). The Effect of Institutional Ownership on Board and Audit Committee Composition. Review of Accounting and Finance, 2 (4), 87-109.

Edited Volumes
Sigurjonsson, T. O, Schwarzkopf, D. L, Bryant, M. (Ed.). (2018). The return of trust? Institutions and the public after the Icelandic financial crisis. Emerald Publishing

Book Chapters
Sigurjonsson, T. O, Schwarzkopf, D. L, Bryant, M. (2018). Editors' introduction. The return of trust? Institutions and the public after the Icelandic financial crisis (pp. xi - xv). Emerald Publishing

Schwarzkopf, D. L, Sigurjonsson, T. O. (2018). Discursive control using emotion and economics during a financial crisis. The return of trust? Institutions and the public after the Icelandic financial crisis (pp. 29 - 52). Emerald Publishing

Schwarzkopf, D. L, Andrews, B. J. (2014). Conclusions: Medicine and Modernity. The Making of Modern Chinese Medicine, 1850-1960 (pp. 206 - 217). Vancouver & Toronto: . University of British Columbia Press

Conference Proceeding(s)
Hall, G. J., Levy, E. S., Osterheld, K. K., Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2005). The Sarbanes-Oxley Act as a catalyst for governance change at institutions of higher education. , American Accounting Association--Accounting, Behavior & Organziations Research Conference.

Gelinas, Jr., U. J., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Thibodeau, J. C. (2005). Integrating Alchemy, Inc., in the AIS and auditing curricula at Bentley College. , American Accounting Association Annual Conference.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Levy, E. S. (2005). Apex Productions: An exercise introducing managerial accounting students to uncertainty in decision making. , American Accounting Association Annual Conference.

Other(s)
Flynn, P. M, Schwarzkopf, D. L. Assessment of state reports on technology-based economic development: Lessons for benchmarking. National Science Foundation, 360 pp. Forthcoming

Schwarzkopf, D. L. The effects of attraction, repelling, and compromise on investment decisions. Forthcoming

Conference Presentations

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2016). "Using self-organizing maps to analyze economic development." Presented at the Bentley University DART's Data Analytics Workshop, Bentley University.

Chircu, A. M., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Avetisyan, E., Polipowski, A., Brezac, A. (2015). "Teaching Sustainability to MBA Students Through a Global Business Experience Project." Presented at the 2015 Bentley Research Colloquium on “Sustainable Worlds: Individual, Business, Societal, and Scientific Perspectives”, Waltham, MA.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2012). "Designing a new MBA."

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2012). "MBA Programme Reform."

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2010). Presented at the Bentley University's NSF Grant-writing Workshop, Bentley University.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2010). "The structure of community networks defending the concept of ‘financial stability’." Presented at the Bentley University's Valente Center Seminar Series, Waltham, Massachusetts.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Sigurjonsson, T. O. (2010). "The structure of community networks defending the concept of ‘financial stability’." Presented at the Reykjavik University's Faculty seminar, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Levy, E. S. (2005). "Apex Productions: An exercise introducing managerial accounting students to uncertainty in decision making." Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Gelinas, Jr., U. J., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Thibodeau, J. C. (2005). "Integrating Alchemy, Inc., in the AIS and auditing curricula at Bentley College." Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Hall, G. J., Levy, E. S., Osterheld, K. K., Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2005). "The Sarbanes-Oxley Act as a catalyst for governance change at institutions of higher education." Presented at the American Accounting Association--Accounting, Behavior & Organziations Research Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Gelinas, Jr., U. J., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Thibodeau, J. C. (2005). "Integrating Alchemy, Inc., in the AIS and auditing curricula at Bentley College." Presented at the Northeast Regional Conference of the American Accounting Association, Tarrytown, NY.

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Miller, H. M. (2004). "Early evidence of how Sarbanes-Oxley implementation affects individuals and their workplace relationships." Presented at the Accounting, Behavior & Organizations Research Conference, Chicago, IL.

Thibodeau, J. C., Clausen, T. S., Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2004). "The relative effects of industry and task experience on auditors' sensitivity to cues in going-concern judgments: A signal detection theory approach." Presented at the Central States Accounting Research Workshop, Manhattan, KS.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2003). "A role for multiple stakeholder perspectives in the perception of business risks." Presented at the Accounting, Behavior & Organizations Research Conference, Denver, CO.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2003). "A role for multiple stakeholder perspectives in the perception of business risks." Presented at the Annual Conference of the Society for Judgment and Decision Making, Vancouver, BC.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2002). "The effects of attraction on investment decisions." Presented at the Accounting, Behavior & Organizations Research Conference, Dallas, TX.

Schwarzkopf, D. L. (2002). "The effect of dominating alternatives on judgments of quality and performance in investment candidates." Presented at the Annual Conference of the Society for Judgment and Decision Making, Kansas City, MO.

Burnaby, P. A., Gelinas, Jr, U. J., Gogan, J. L., Schwarzkopf, D. L., Thibodeau, J. C. (2000). "Assimilating Assurance Services into the Accounting Curriculum."

Schwarzkopf, D. L., Fedorowicz, J. (1998). "Addressing Employer and Student Needs in AIS Education through a Platform Approach to Curriculum Development." Presented at the Americas Conference on Information Systems, Baltimore, MD.

Feldmann, D. A., Schwarzkopf, D. L. (1998). "The Effect of Institutional Ownership on the Composition of the Board of Directors." Presented at the Northeast Business & Economics Association Annual Conference, Newport, RI.

Feldmann, D. A., Schwarzkopf, D. L. (1997). "The Role of Institutional Investors in Corporate Governance." Presented at the Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Accounting Association, Rochester, NY.

Service

Department Service
Task Force Member for Accountancy Department strategic review task force, 2013 - 2014
Secondary advisor to & reviewer of tenure-track member, 2011 - 2014
Mentor (Student) for Bentley Chapter of Ascend Pan-Asian Leaders, 2011 - 2013
Principal Advisor to Tenure-Track Faculty for Tenure-track faculty review, 2010 - 2011

University Service
Special Institutional Assignment for Bentley University (International Relations), 2016 - 2018
Committee Member for Graduate Council, 2010 - 2018
Committee Member for Graduate Curriculum Committee, 2010 - 2018
Committee Member for Graduate Program Directors Committee, 2010 - 2018
Special Institutional Assignment for Bentley University (International Relations), 2016 - 2017
author of program review report for Bentley University, 2015 - 2016
Guest Speaker for Discover Bentley - 2015
Guest Speaker for Discover Bentley - 2014
Guest Speaker for Discover Bentley - 2013
Task Force Chair for Part-time MBA Review Taskforce, 2010 - 2011
Coordinator, university's participation in case competition for Aspen Institute Business & Society International MBA Competition, 2011 - 2011
Administrative Assignment, Other for New MBA Thematic Taskforces, 2010 - 2010
Guest Speaker for GMAC Part-time MBA Conference - 2010
Guest Speaker for Business Advisory Council - 2010
Task Force Chair for New MBA Design Team, 2010 - 2010

Professional Service
Reviewer, Journal Article for Local Government Studies, 2013 - Present
Reviewer, Journal Article for Academy for Business in Society, 2013 - Present
Reviewer, Journal Article for Journal of Business Ethics, 2011 - Present
Reviewer, Journal Article for Business & Society Review, 2011 - 2011

Public Service
Lector for Church of the Good Shepherd, 2001
Committee Member for Outreach Committee--Church of the Good Shepherd, 2009 - 2011
Officer, Treasurer for Church of the Good Shepherd, 2006 - 2011
Assistant Treasurer for Church of the Good Shepherd, 2005 - 2006