The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Boris Morozov (he/him)

Boris Morozov, Visiting Lecturer in Public Policy
Visiting Lecturer in Public Policy

Boris Morozov earned his PhD with concentration in Finance and Public Budgeting from University of Nebraska at Omaha in 2009, complemented by an MBA degree with specialization in accounting and finance from the same university (2004).

Dr. Morozov’s teaching and research interests include Public Administration, Public Budgeting, Finance, Investments, Portfolio Management, Public and Not-for-Profit Strategic Planning and Management, and Comparative Budgeting and Financial Management.

He has extensive teaching experience at both undergraduate and graduate levels in colleges of arts and letters, business, and public affairs and community service within University of Nebraska at Omaha, Louisiana State University, Idaho State University, PA System of Higher Education (University of Pennsylvania). He has taught courses on public budgeting and finance, governmental financial management, contracting out and privatization, corporate finance, small business finance, personal finance, investments, portfolio management, economics, and research methods, and received strong evaluations scores.

Boris Morozov has an extensive publication record, consistent with a tenurable faculty member according to NASPAA accreditation standards and AACSB qualification requirements for “Scholarly Academic.” He published multiple peer-reviewed manuscripts in national and international academic outlets such as Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting, and Financial Management, Public Finance and Management, International Journal of Public Administration, and The NISPAcee Journal of Public Administration and Policy.

He is an active member of national and international academic and professional societies such as American Society for Public Administration (ASPA), The Association for Budgeting and Financial Management (ABFM), Western Social Science Association (WSSA), and Association of Government Accountants (AGA).

He held elected positions in academic and professional organizations (e.g. WSSA [co-chair of the Public Finance Section], AGA Baton Rouge, LA [member of the AGA Board of directors in the position of Director of Education]).