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Michael Popowits

Senior Lecturer and Director of Student Professional Development

Department of Accounting and iLEAD Professional Development Program

Contact

Building & Room:

1103 UH

Address:

601 S. Morgan St.

Office Phone:

(312) 413-0998

CV Download:

CV_MichaelPopowits2018

About

Experience

  • Executive Coaching and Management Consultant, 1994-present
  • Accounting Systems Consultant, 1991 - 1996
  • Partner/Consultant, Cornerstone Information Systems, 1987-1990
  • Auditor, Laventhol & Horwath, Chicago, IL, 1985-1987
  • Instructor, Austrian-American Exchange Commission - Fulbright Commission, Austria, 1983-1984

Classes Taught

  • BA 100 - Introduction to UIC and Professional Development
  • BA 220 - Professional Development II
  • BA 420 - Professional Presence
  • BA 520 - Improvisation & Leadership
  • MBA 590 - Improvisation & Leadership II
  • Actg/IDS 475 - Database Accounting Systems
  • Actg 537 - Fraud Examination

Notable Honors

2018, Excellence in Teaching Award, UIC Business

2015-2016, Master Teaching Scholar, UIC Center for Teaching-Learning Communities

2015, Business Faculty Award for Service to College and University, UIC

2012, Silver Circle Award Winner, UIC

Education

MAS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
CPA (Certified Public Accountant), State of Illinois