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Michael Harris, PhD
Professor of Accounting

Phone: 512-448-8644

Education
  • PhD in Curriculum and Instruction at University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1998
  • MS in Accounting at University of Houston, Houston, Texas, 1971
  • BBA in Management Engineering at University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1970
Why I Teach

I hope to be a springboard to greater things for my students rather than a gatekeeper. Even though I set high standards, I believe I have an obligation to support my students’ achievements of learning objectives in every possible way.

I teach because I want to make a difference in young people’s lives. Teaching is the most spiritually and emotionally rewarding job that I ever have had.

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