HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 15, 2010 – Dr. Premalata Sundaram has been hired as an assistant professor of accounting in the Earl N. Phillips School of Business at High Point University.
Sundaram, who is originally from India, received a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Master of Commerce degree in accounting, a Doctor of Philosophy degree in economics from The Ohio State University, a post-doctoral certificate in business accounting, and finance from the University of Florida, and is a charterholder and member of the CFA Institute, in Charlottesville, Va.
In her new role, Sundaram is responsible for teaching courses and conducting research relevant to the accounting profession and community.
“It is a great feeling to participate in the phenomenal growth of HPU, and I continue to be amazed by the cutting-edge technology available to students and faculty here,” says Sundaram. “I am particularly impressed by the amount of resources devoted to ensuring that students succeed.”
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with over 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 51 countries and 46 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report at No. 3 among Regional Colleges in the South. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 7 percent among ?America?s Best Colleges.? Parade Magazine lists HPU in the top 25 private schools in the nation. The university offers 50 undergraduate majors, 42 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at http://www.highpoint.edu.
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