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consultant , Accounting educator

Sidney Davidson, American Accounting educator, consultant ( fin: finance service, Educated)accounting educator, consultant. Member Accounting Hall of Fame, 1983.; Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants (vice president 1986-1987), American Accounting Association (president 1968-1969), Finance Executives Institute, American Economics Association.

Background

Davidson, Sidney was born on May 29, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Mendel and Eva (Slosberg) Davidson.

Education

Bachelor, University of Michigan, 1941, Master of Business Administration, 1941, Doctor of Philosophy, 1950. Certified Public Accountant, Maryland.Instr. accounting University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1946-1950, professor accounting, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1950-1958, University of Chicago, 1958-1989. Professor emeritus, 1989^.

Board directors Duff & Phelps Utility Income Fund, CNA Income Shares. Chairman audit committee Farm Credit Sys.

Career

Instructor accounting University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1946—1950. Professor accounting Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1950—1958, University Chicago, 1958—1989, professor emeritus, 1989—2007. Board directors Duff & Phelps Utility Income Fund, CNA Income Shares.

Chairman audit committee Farm Credit Systems. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946, PTO.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant Maryland.

Membership

Member Accounting Hall of Fame, 1983. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants (vice president 1986-1987), American Accounting Association (president 1968-1969), Finance Executives Institute, American Economics Association.

Connections

Married Freda Sendler, June 23, 1946. Children: Jonathan, Victoria Annual.

father:
Mendel Davidson

mother:
Eva (Slosberg) Davidson

spouse:
Freda Sendler

children:
Jonathan Davidson

Victoria Annual Davidson