- Ph.D. University of South Florida
- MBA Northern Illinois University
- BA Cedarville College
- CPA State of Illinois
- Managerial and financial accounting
James M. Kohlmeyer, III, PhD, joined the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University in August 2018. Previously, he was on the faculty at East Carolina University and Clemson University. He earned his Ph.D. in accounting from the University of South Florida. Dr. Kohlmeyer has published over 25 articles in quality journals including Accounting, Organizations, and Society, Advances in Accounting, Journal of Accounting Education, Advances in Management Accounting, and Issues in Accounting Education. He has received two Best Paper awards for papers presented at conferences. He received the Scholar-Teacher award at East Carolina University in 2009. Dr. Kohlmeyer was also a Research Fellow at East Carolina University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in the state of Illinois. Prior to his academic career, Dr. Kohlmeyer worked four years with a Fortune 500 company in Chicago.