• Professor Sears with Hartwick students in Romania
  • Professor Sears with Hartwick students in Romania
  • Professor Sears with Hartwick students in Romania
  • Professor Sears with Hartwick students in Romania

Thomas Sears, CPA

Research Interests:

  • Taxation:  US & International
  • International Relations

Recent Professional Activities:

  • Romania:  Past, Present and Future, January 2010 & 2011 Term Abroad
  • Guest Speaker:  Babes-Bolyai University Conference on Non-Governmental Organizations, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • In progress:  Faces of Freedom, Lives of Courage:   Stories of Romanian Entrepreneurial Sacrifice & Success

Memberships:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)

Courses Recently Taught:

  • Financial Accounting:  Principles I & II
  • Managerial Accounting and Finance
  • Taxation
  • Statistical Analysis and Operations

Honors:

  • Margaret B. Bunn Award for Teaching Excellence

Education:     M.B.A., Syracuse University;     B.S., SUNY Albany

Experience:

  • Licensed CPA (NY)
  • Multiple Entrepreneurial ventures

Contact:  Department of Business Administration & Accounting, Golisano Hall, Hartwick College, Oneonta, New York 13820/607-431-4951 searst@hartwick.edu.

Jason Henderson '08

Jason Henderson '08

I do recall Professor Sears once saying in class that if you are doing it right and understand it, when you look at these numbers, they should tell you a story. For me, they usually told a story.

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