Richard Barnes is a visiting assistant professor of accounting in the college’s School of Business. Richard has taught for over 20 years at various universities throughout the United States including the University of South Carolina, North Carolina State University, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, and Western Governors University. At previous institutions Richard has served in various institutional roles including department chair, assurance of learning director, program chair, senior manager for academic engagement, and associate dean for assessment. Richard’s teaching interests are in taxation, managerial/cost accounting, and accounting ethics. Richard’s research currently focuses on tax issues in retirement & estate planning, regulation of the accounting profession, competency-based education, and employee benefit plans.
L.L.M., Taxation, The University of Alabama
J.D., University of South Carolina
M.S., Accountancy, University of South Carolina
B.S.B.A, Accounting & Finance, University of South Carolina
NC State University Answers Your Questions About Pandemic Unemployment, Fox 8, Greensboro, NC (2020).
Barnes, R. & Eldridge, D., Publication Opportunities in Comptency-Based Education, CBExchange Conference (2020).
Barnes, R., Racial Justice & Tax Marriage Penalties, Southeastern Association for Legal Studies in Business (2020).
Barnes, R., The Collapsing National Practice Marketplace: Differential State CPA-Licensure Ethics Requirements, American Accounting Association Public Interest Section Meeting (2020).
Barnes, R., The CPA-Created Sinkhole: Employer-Sponsored Health Savings Accounts in Bankruptcy, Southeastern Decision Sciences Conference (2020).
Barnes, R., Disrupting the Myth: The TCJA’s Impact on In-Place Child Custody Orders, Southeastern Decision Sciences Conference (2020).
Panelist, Faculty Reflections on Competency-Based Education, Calbright College New Employee Retreat, California Online Community College District (2020).
Barnes, R., Orchestrating Student Outcomes, Calbright College Faculty Development Seminar, California Online Community College District (2021).
Barnes, R., The Ship in a Storm: What Kind of Scholarship in a Time of Crisis?, Transnational Journal of Business (Fall 2020).
Barnes, R., Popham, A., Pottinger, C., Lowe, V., & Hall, R., Lessons From An Online Teacher Preparation Program: Flexing Work Experience to Meet Student Needs and Regulators’ Requirements in the United States, 46 J. of Ed. For Teaching 528 (2020).
Hugus, E., Tkatkov, M., & Barnes, R., Reconciling Assessment Best Practices and “Double Assessment” in Competency-Based Higher Education, 5 J. of Competency Based Ed. 1 (2020).
Barnes, R., Need to Know: COIVD-19 Unemployment Benefits for the Self-Employed, North Carolina State University Extension Service (2020).
Barnes, R., Disrupting the Myth: The TCJA’s Impact on In-Place Child Custody Orders, Proceedings of the Southeastern Decision Sciences Association (2020).
Barnes, R., The CPA-Created Sinkhole: Employer Sponsored Health Savings Accounts in Bankruptcy, Proceedings of the Southeastern Decision Sciences Association (2020).