Management Accounting
Cost Accounting
Research methods


Inter-organizational Cost Management
Management Control Systems
Research methods


Ph.D. - 2008, University of South Carolina
International MBA.  -2006, University of South Carolina
B.S. in Engineering -1993, Clemson University  

Professional Experience
1996-2001 Technical Sales and Design Engineer –Thermal Ceramics in Augusta, Ga


Forthcoming 2015: “A Case for Using a Fixed-Cost Funding Model for State-Funded Higher Education Institutions: A Management Accounting Perspective”, Journal of Higher Education Management 28 (1).  Fayard, D.

2014 " Interorganizational Cost Management in Supply Chains: Practices and Payoffs," Management Accounting Quarterly. Fayard, D., Lee, L. S., Leitch, R. A. , & Kettinger, W. J.

2014 “An Experimental Economics Approach to the Study of Whistleblowing” Journal of Forensic & Investigative Accounting Vol. 6(1). Fayard, D., Cockrell, R.C., and Curtis, M.B.

2012. "The Effect of Internal Cost Management, Information Systems Integration, and Absorptive Capacity on Interorganizational Cost Management," Accounting, Organizations, and Society. Fayard, D., Lee, L. S., Leitch, R. A. , & Kettinger, W. J

2010. "Partial Least Square path Modeling and Accounting Research: A Methodological Note," International Journal of Accounting Information Systems. Lee, L., Petter, S. C., Fayard, D., & Robinson, S.


Professional Activities and Memberships

Reviewer for Journal of Information Systems 2013
Reviewer for Accounting Horizons 2013
Reviewer for European Conference on Information Systems 2011, 2012
American Accounting Associated member
Institute of Management Accounting  member
Experimental Science Association member


Honors and Awards

LEI Excellence in Lean Accounting Student Award 2008