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business educator

William Gary Shenkir, business educator.


Shenkir, William Gary was born on June 27, 1938 in Three Rivers, Texas, United States. Son of William and Lydia (Jancik) Shenkir.


Bachelor of Business Administration, Texas Advertising & Marketing University, 1960. Postgraduate (Rockefeller Brothers Theological fellow), Drew University Seminary, 1961. Master of Business Administration, University Texas, 1962.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1964.


Assistant professor McIntire School Commerce, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1967-1969, associate professor, 1969-1972, professor, 1972—1975, dean, 1977-1992, Paul Goodloe McIntire professor Charlottesville, 1977—1982. William Stamps Farish professor McIntire School Commerce University Virginia, 1982—2007, William Stamps Farish professor emeritus, since 2007. Project director Finance Accounting Standards Board, Stamford, Connecticut, 1973—1976.

Visiting professor New York University Graduate School Business, New York City, 1976—1977. Board directors ComSonics Corporation, Harrisburg, Virginia, Childrens Youth & Family Service, Charlottesville, Virginia. Captain United States Air Force, 1964-1967.



Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association (former vice president), Accounting Education Change Commission (former vice chairman), Association Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (former board directors, president 1990-1991), Finance Executives Institute, Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Raven Society, Landfall Club, Farmington Country Club, Phi Delta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi.


Married Missy Smith, Jan 1, 1973.

William Shenkir

Lydia (Jancik) Shenkir

Missy Smith