• Dr. Gilda M. Agacer

    Gilda Agacer

    Dr. Gilda Agacer, Associate Dean & Associate Professor

    Department of Accounting

    Office: Bey Hall 147

    E-mail: gagacer@monmouth.edu

    Telephone: 732-263-5549

    Fax: 732-263-5515

    Office Hours: By Appointment

    Staff Assistant: Kathleen Hardaker (khardake@monmouth.edu)


    • Ph.D. in Accounting - University of South Carolina
    • Master in International Business Studies - University of South Carolina
    • Bachelor of Arts in Accounting - University of the East, Philippines

    Areas of Expertise:

    • Managerial accounting, cost accounting, and governmental and not-for-profit accounting


    • Service Award, Leon Hess Business School, 2005
    • Teaching Award, Leon Hess Business School, 2002
    • Summer Research Grants from the Leon Hess Business School Business Council for 2004, 2006, and 2008

    Primary Research Interests:

    • Ethics, assurance of learning issues, and environmental accounting

    Recent Publication:

    • "Developing An Assessment System For Evaluating Students," International Journal of Learning, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp. 25-32, 2008.
    • "Perceptions of Auditors’ Independence: A Regional Study Involving Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and United Arab Emirates," Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies, Vol.5: 19-42, 2003.
    • "Undergraduate Student Business-Related Ethical Decision-Making: The Effect of Time, Gender, and Major," Congress of Political Economists Annual Conference, Berlin, Germany, July 2007.
    • "Ethical Decision-Making Differences Between Philippines and United States," Mid-Atlantic American Accounting Association Regional Meeting, Parsippany, NJ, April 2007.