Ker-Wei Pei

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3606

Biography

Pei, Ker-Wei (Buck) - Professor of Accountancy and Associate Dean, W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University

Professor Pei received his Ph.D. degree in Accounting from University of North Texas in 1986. He is Professor of Accountancy, and Associate Dean at W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University. Professor Pei is also the Director of W. P. Carey EMBA programs in China for both Beijing and Shanghai. The Beijing program delivers a high-tech MBA curriculum to managers of U.S. multinational firms such as Motorola. The Shanghai program enjoys its partnership with Shanghai National Accounting Institute â?? a National Executive Training Institute founded by China’s Premier Zhu Rongji and is under China’s Ministry of Finance.

Professor Pei currently serves on the Board of Directors of Baosteel Iron & Steel Co., as Chairman of the audit committee. Baosteel is a Fortune Global 200 company and is one of the largest steel maker in the world. Professor Pei also serves on the Board of Directors as Chairman of the nomination committee of Want-Want China Holding - one of the most recognized brand in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. He also served as the chairman of Globalization Committee of the American Accounting Association in 1997 and as the President of Chinese Accounting Professors Association â??North America in 1993 and 1994. Professor Pei consults to many multinational firms such as Motorola, Intel, Honeywell, Cisco and Bank of America on various projects relating to supply chain management, customer relationship management, business process reengineering, and e-business initiatives.

Professor Pei's research interests include strategic cost management, strategic innovations in information technology, supply chain integration, and behavioral decision-making. His current teaching interests are in the areas of strategic innovations in cost management, supply-chain management, and E-business. He has recently published articles in such leading academic journals as Management Science, Decision Sciences, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Accounting, Organization & Society, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Journal of Information Systems, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making and Journal of Economic Psychology.

He has won a number of teaching awards at the W. P. Carey School including: Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award in 1996, and Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award 1997. He also received a state-wide teaching excellence award - Arizona Teacher of the Year (1998) - from Arizona CPA Foundation for his curriculum innovations in accounting.

Research Activity

  • Pei,Ker-Wei*. MBA Program in Shanghai China - Cohort 4. SHANGHAI NATL ACCOUNTANCY INST(7/8/2006 - 8/31/2008).
  • Pei,Ker-Wei*. MBA Program in Shanghai, China - Cohort 3. SHANGHAI NATL ACCOUNTANCY INST(8/13/2005 - 7/1/2007).
  • Pei,Ker-Wei*. MBA Program in Shanghai, China - Cohort 2. SHANGHAI NATL ACCOUNTANCY INST(7/23/2004 - 9/30/2006).
  • Pei,Ker-Wei*. MBA Program in Shanghai China. SHANGHAI NATL ACCOUNTANCY INST(9/20/2003 - 5/30/2005).
  • Pei,Ker-Wei*. AMT (ASU-MOTOROLA-TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY)-MBA PROGRAM. MOTOROLA, INC(10/1/1998 - 6/30/2006).

Courses

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
DBA 704Des KBs Org Performance & Inno
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
DBA 704Des KBs Org Performance & Inno
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
REA 591Seminar
ACC 594Conference and Workshop
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 701MacroECN Policy in Global Envi
DBA 709Finance and Law
DBA 712Econ & Finance Domestic Module
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
DBA 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 591Seminar
SCM 591Seminar
ECN 591Seminar
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 702Glob FIN Sys Mkt & Institution
DBA 713Adv Topics in Strategy Mgt Dom
DBA 714Current Trends U.S. Module
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
DBA 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MKT 560Customer Relationship Mgmt
FIN 591Seminar
ACC 591Seminar
FIN 594Conference and Workshop
DBA 704Des KBs Org Performance & Inno
DBA 707Risk Management
DBA 722Seminar: Research in Action II
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 591Seminar
MGT 591Seminar
ACC 594Conference and Workshop
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 701MacroECN Policy in Global Envi
DBA 706Strategic Visioning Leadership
DBA 708Corporate FIN and Governance
DBA 711Finanacial Innovations
DBA 712Econ & Finance Domestic Module
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
DBA 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 589Strategic Management
MGT 591Seminar
ECN 591Seminar
FIN 591Seminar
ACC 594Conference and Workshop
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 702Glob FIN Sys Mkt & Institution
DBA 713Adv Topics in Strategy Mgt Dom
DBA 715Current Trends Europe Module
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
DBA 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MKT 560Customer Relationship Mgmt
MGT 589Strategic Management
SCM 591Seminar
FIN 591Seminar
REA 591Seminar
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 707Risk Management
DBA 710Financial Decision Making
DBA 722Seminar: Research in Action II
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 591Seminar
ACC 594Conference and Workshop
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 701MacroECN Policy in Global Envi
DBA 706Strategic Visioning Leadership
DBA 708Corporate FIN and Governance
DBA 712Econ & Finance Domestic Module
DBA 723Seminar:Research in Action III
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 530Negotiations
MGT 589Strategic Management
LES 591Seminar
MGT 591Seminar
FIN 591Seminar
ECN 591Seminar
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 702Glob FIN Sys Mkt & Institution
DBA 704Des KBs Org Performance & Inno
DBA 709Finance and Law
DBA 714Current Trends U.S. Module
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MKT 560Customer Relationship Mgmt
MGT 589Strategic Management
SCM 591Seminar
REA 591Seminar
FIN 591Seminar
ACC 591Seminar
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 722Seminar: Research in Action II
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 502Managerial Economics
ACC 594Conference and Workshop
ACC 595Continuing Registration
DBA 706Strategic Visioning Leadership
DBA 709Finance and Law