Suresh Kalagnanam

Associate Professor

Room 273
PotashCorp Centre
25 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
S7N 5A7
Phone: 306-966-8404
Fax: 306-966-2514
Email: kalagnanam@edwards.usask.ca

Education

Certified General Accountant (CGA Canada - Saskatchewan)
Certified Management Accountant (CMA Canada - Manitoba)
Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin)
MBA, M.Sc. (University of Saskatchewan)
MBA (B.K. School of Business Management (India))
B. Eng. (Regional Engineering College (India))

Courses

Current

ACC 823.3          Management Accounting and Control Processes (Research Seminar)

ACC 898.3          Selected Topics in Accounting (Research Seminar)

COMM 301.3     An Introduction to Management Accounting for Future Managers

COMM 308.3     Cost Management Systems

COMM 438.3     Management Control Systems

MPAcc 804.4      Strategic Management Accounting



Past

ACC230.3           Introduction to Management Accounting

ACC335.3           Cost Accounting

BUS302.3            Introductory Management Accounting (at the University of Wisconsin-Madison)

BUS502.3            Advanced Management Accounting (at the University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Research

Research Interests

Management accounting and control, particularly with respect to the lean business environment. Specific areas of interest: activity-based costing/management, just-in-time manufacturing, total quality management and cost of quality, performance measurement, strategic management accounting.


Research in Progress

Becker, P., R. Faruquee and S. Kalagnanam, "Benchmarking Facilities Management in North American Universities."

Jones, F., S. Kalagnanam and B. Rao, "Quality Management and Performance Measurement: The Experience of a Canadian Elementary School."

Fossum. S. and S. Kalagnanam, "SaskWater: A Commercial Future and the Balanced Scorecard."

Kalagnanam, S., K. Morris and G. Vaidyanathan, "The Use of Accounting Information for Planning and Controlling Sales Promotional Vehicles." 

Sheehan, N., G. Vaidyanathan and S. Kalagnanam, "A Balanced Scorecard for State U’s Facilities Management Division."