Prather Kinsey J

Prather Kinsey J

Prather Kinsey J
Professor and Sallie W. Dean Scholar, Departmant of Accounting
The University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA


Accounting and Finance (ACFN) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). She received a BS from Lindenwood University, a Masters in Accounting from the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) and a PhD in Business Administration, majoring in Accounting from the University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa). She teaches international and cost/managerial accounting. She has published in top tier accounting journals including Accounting Horizons, Accounting Organizations and Society, Contemporary Accounting Research, and Strategic Finance. She has presented her international accounting research on every continent of the world except the Antarctica. She has served the profession in numerous capacities including President of the American Accounting Associations International Accounting Section, Faculty Advisor to the National Association of Black Accountants at the University of Missouri and at UAB and chair of ACFN at UAB.

Research Interest

Cost Accounting, International Accounting, Strategic Cost Analysis and Decision Making, Financial Analysis and Reporting Management