Jeff Reinking, Ph.D.

Lecturer and Assistant Director of Accounting

Jeff Reinking, Ph.D.

Biography

Reinking earned his Ph.D. from UCF in 2013. His research interests include management control systems, strategy, technology, and budgeting. Prior to joining academe, Prof. Reinking gained extensive experience in industry in the areas of finance, accounting, and operations. His career began with SunTrust Bank in the commercial credit and residential lending areas. Prof. Reinking went on to become a partner and the Chief Financial Officer for KHSS Construction, a national construction firm; where one of his main passions was being able to provide executives and managers with timely and relevant information to support strategy and decision-making. In addition, prior to becoming the CFO at KHSS, Reinking oversaw the operations the 7 business units as the Senior Vice President of Operations.

In addition to his teaching and research activities, Prof. Reinking endeavors to stay grounded in the current practices of businesses through being an Advisory Board Council volunteer for the Small Business Development Centers at both UCF and Seminole State College. He also provides financial accounting consulting as well as enjoying boating, camping, and outdoor activities with his family.

 

Working Papers

“Antecedents and consequences of early adoption of emergent technologies: The IT revolution.” (with Vicky Arnold and Steve G. Sutton). Working Paper: University of Central Florida, submission to Journal of Emerging Technology in Accounting, December 2014.

 

“When less information is more: the alignment of organizational strategy with performance through digital dashboards” (with Vicky Arnold and Steve G. Sutton) Working Paper: University of Central Florida.

 

“The impact of strategy alignment and dashboard flexibility on the managerial decision environment and performance” (with Vicky Arnold and Clark Hampton) Working Paper: University of Central Florida.

 

“The impact of digital dashboard qualities and strategy alignment on the managerial decision environment and performance” (with Vicky Arnold and Clark Hampton) Working Paper: University of Central Florida.

 

“The examination of dashboard utilization based on the antecedents of information content and task uncertainty and the consequences of user satisfaction and performance” (with Vicky Arnold and Clark Hampton) Working Paper: University of Central Florida.

 

 

Publications and Acceptances

Refereed Journals:

Sutton, S.G., J. Reinking, and V. Arnold. (2011). “On the Use of Grounded Theory as a Basis for Research on Strategic and Emerging Technologies in Accounting.” Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting. Vol. 8, 45-63.

 

Book Chapters:

Reinking, J., (2011). “Contingency Theory in Information Systems Research.” in Information Systems Theory: Explaining and Predicting our Digital Society, Y.K. Dwivedi, Wade, M.R. and Schneberger, S.L. (ed.) Springer Science & Business Media, NY, NY,  Vol. 1, 247-263.

 

Other Publications:

Reinking, J. (2009). “Prospect Theory.” Theories Used in IS Research. York University Wiki Website. http://www.fsc.yorku.ca/york/istheory/wiki/index.php/Prospect_theory

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