Dr. Lynn A Johnson

Professor of Accounting


Ph.D., University of Oregon

M.S., California State University, Chico

B.S., University of Nevada, Reno

Professional Certification

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) -- 1975
  • Certified Managerial Accountant Certificate (CMA) -- 1990

Contact Information

Building: Demergasso-Bava Hall Building #21 - See Map

Office: DBH 243 - See floor plan

Phone: (209) 667-3626
FAX: (209) 667-3080

E-mail: LJohnson3@csustan.edu
Office Hours: by appointment

Teaching Interests

  • Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Auditing

Research Interests

  • Determinants of Audit Fees and Costs
  • Quality of Audits
  • Auditor Independence
  • Relationship between internal and external auditors

Professional Activities

Dr. Johnson has previously taught accounting at the University of Oregon, Linfield College, and California State University, Chico. Dr. Johnson has thirteen years of experience in public accounting practice with a mid-size regional accounting firm. During this time, she was extensively involved in governmental auditing, individual and corporate income tax preparation, and financial statement preparation. Among the professional organizations of which Dr. Johnson is a member are the American Accounting Association, the Institute of Management Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the California Society of CPA's. Professor Johnson is a past member of the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants, where she served on the State and Local Governmental Accounting Committee.