Department Chair and Professor of Accounting

Stephen R. Moehrle

Stephen Moehrle

Phone: 314-516-6142
Office: 207 Anheuser-Busch Hall
You can download Dr. Moehrle's CV here. 

Stephen R. (Steve) Moehrle is Chair and Professor of Accounting.  He received his Ph.D. from Indiana University in 1998 and has served on the faculties at the University of California, Irvine, the University of Southern California, and the University of Missouri – St. Louis.  He is also a Certified Public Accountant in Missouri. 

Steve has won several research and teaching awards including the American Accounting Association’s Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award, Indiana University’s Lieber Teaching Associate Award, University of Missouri-St. Louis Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence, and the Missouri Society of CPAs’ Outstanding Educator Award.  In 2019, he received the American Institute of CPAs Distinguished Accomplishment in Accounting Education award.  He has published articles in academic journals including The Accounting Review, Accounting Horizons, the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Issues in Accounting Education, Research in Accounting Regulation, the Journal of Accounting and the Public Interest, the Journal of Accountancy, the CPA Journal, and the Financial Analysts’ Journal.  He co-authored “The CPA Profession: Opportunities, Responsibilities, and Services,” which is published by the American Institute of CPAs.  Steve currently serves as Associate Editor of Accounting Horizons and previously served as Associate Editor of Research in Accounting Regulation. 

He has served as American Accounting Association Vice-President – Finance and Chair of the Board of the Missouri Society of CPAs (MOCPA) Education Foundation.  Away from the University, Steve enjoys spending time with family, working the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, playing sports, reading history, and visiting beaches.      


Ph.D. (Accounting), Indiana University, 1998

Master of Business (Accounting), Indiana University, 1996

MBA, St. Louis University, 1989

BSBA (Accounting), University of Missouri-St. Louis, 1985 

ACCTNG 4402     Financial Accounting and Reporting IV

Online MBA 5401         Financial Reporting and Analysis

DBA 7300           Introduction to Applied Econometrics

DBA 7400           Research Seminar in Accounting