Stephen Christie, Ph.D., CMA

Adjunct Professor of Accounting and Finance


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education, Claremont Graduate University
  • M.B.A., Concentration in Finance, California State University, Fullerton
  • B.A. in Business Administration, Concentration in Accounting, California State University, Fullerton

Courses Taught

  • Accounting for Decision Making - BUS 6015

Experience in Field

  • California Baptist University, Associate Professor, Accounting and Finance, 2017-Present
  • California Baptist University, Assistant Professor, Accounting and Finance, 2006-2016
  • California Baptist University, Associate Dean, School of Business, 2006-2010
  • California Baptist University, Adjunct Professor, Accounting and Finance, 1998-2006
  • Vanguard University, Adjunct Professor, Accounting and Finance, 1997-1998
  • Smith + Noble, LLC, COO and CFO, 1997-2006
  • Oral Concepts, Inc, Vice President of Finance and Treasurer, 1994-1997
  • Mandarin Gems of California, Inc, CFO, 1993-1994
  • Del Mar Window Coverings, Vice President of Finance, 1991-1993

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Editorial Board for Strategic Finance Magazine, a publication of the Institute of Management Accountants, Inc., Member