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academic administrator , consultant , Accounting educator

Frederick Loomis Neumann, American Accounting educator, academic administrator, consultant. Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, Connecticut; certified internal auditor. Ford Foundation fellow, 1962-1965, Ernst & Whinney fellow, 1972-1973.


Neumann, Frederick Loomis was born on November 16, 1930 in New Britain, Connecticut, United States. Son of Carl Samuel and Rachel Louise (Clark) Neumann.


Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1952; Master of Business Administration with highest distinction, Amos Tuck School Business Administrn., 1953; Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1967.


Senior accountant, Arthur Andersen & Company. New York City, 1956-1962; member of faculty, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, since 1965; assistant professor accountancy, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1965-1970; associate professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1970-1975; professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, since 1975; Price Waterhouse professor auditing, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, since 1979; head department accountancy, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1981-1986; associate dean academic affairs, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, since 1992. Consultant in field; president Federation Schools of Accountancy, since 1987.

Secretary Adminstrs. of Accountancy Programs, 1986.


  • Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, Connecticut. Certified internal auditor.


  • Other Work

    • A0000000Case Studies in Computer Control and Auditing, 1975, Questions and Problems in Auditing, 12th edition, 1998. Editor: Issues in Accounting Education, 1991-1995. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals, chapters to books.


Consultant Champaign County Headstart and Child Development Corporation, 1970-1987. Treasurer Weslye Methodist Church, since 1987. Chairman committee Champaign County Regional Blood Center, since 1982.

Board governors University Young Men’s Christian Association, 1990-1996, chairman, 1992-1995. Member University Senate. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1956, Commander Reserve.

Member Institute Decision Sciences, American Accounting Association (chairman auditing section 1976-1977, chairman teaching and curriculum section 1991-1992, named Outstanding Audit Educator 1991, named for Distinguished Service in Auditing 1994, director publications 1995-1997, executive committee 1995-1997), Illinois Certified Public Accountant Society (board directors 1983-1985), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute Internal Auditors (Leon Radde Outstanding Educator award 1986), Information Systems Audit and Control Association, Accounting Historians, Institute Management Accountants, Finance Executives Institute, Phi Beta Kappa (treasurer local chapter 1981-1996, vice president 1996-1997, president 1997-1998), Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi.


Married Elizabeth Ann Robinson, September 10, 1960. Children: Bradford E., Carla C., Marshall G.

Carl Samuel Neumann

Rachel Louise (Clark) Neumann

Elizabeth Ann Robinson

Carla C. Neumann

Bradford E. Neumann

Marshall G. Neumann