John Ledbetter

Assistant Professor of Accounting

WB 327   Phone: 765-285-5109  Fax: 765-285-4312

Department of Accounting
Whitinger Business Building, room 303
2000 W. University Ave.
Muncie, IN 47306

John Ledbetter, assistant professor of accounting, received his bachelor of business administration (1977) and master's of science in accounting (1979) from Texas Tech University. He received his PhD from the University of Houston in May 1998. He joined the accounting faculty at Ball State in the fall of 1999 after a year as a visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting at the University of Houston-Downtown.

Ledbetter is a CPA with more than 12 years of experience in public accounting. His background led to an emphasis in taxation in his teaching and research. Areas of research interest include the effects of tax policy on market behavior and tax compliance.