Dr. Jake Brock joined the faculty of the Hutton School of Business in 2016. Previously, he worked in industry as an accountant and has been involved in financial leadership and decision-making roles in several non-profit organizations. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and holds a graduate education certificate from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education and a Certificate in Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is currently a student in the Ph.D. in Biblical Studies – Systematic Theology emphasis program at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri.
Dr. Brock is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Christian Business Faculty Association, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the Evangelical Theological Society, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants, where he currently serves on the Members in Education and Professional Ethics Committees. In addition to his responsibilities as a UC faculty member, Dr. Brock serves as pastor of Swiss Colony Baptist Church in London, Kentucky.
Further, he has been active in service to several not-for-profit organizations and serves as a member of the Board of Directors and Finance Committee of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants; Secretary/Treasurer, member of the Board of Directors, and member of the Finance Committee of Dayspring Health, Inc.; Treasurer and member of the Board of Directors of the Kentucky State Police Foundation; and as a member of the Executive Board of the Laurel River Baptist Association of southeastern Kentucky. He is a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, and a Kentucky Commonwealth Ambassador. Dr. Brock enjoys reading, writing, fishing, walking, target shooting, hiking, coffee, and Cracker Barrel.
Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting Concentration), University of the Cumberlands, 2019
M.A. in Christian Studies, University of the Cumberlands, 2016
M.B.A. in Accounting, University of the Cumberlands, 2014
B.A. in Accounting, University of the Cumberlands, 2012
Brock, J. J. (in press; accepted for publication). The impact of a theological studies course on the ethical development of undergraduate business students. Christian Business Academy Review.
Brock, J. J. (2021). The impact of accounting curricula on the ethical development of undergraduate business students. Journal for Advancing Business Education, 3(1), 7-24. https://iacbe.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/JABE-Volume-3-Issue-1-FINAL.pdf
Brock, J. J. (2019). An empirical investigation of the ethical development of accounting and business students. Doctoral Dissertation, University of the Cumberlands, ProQuest Dissertations Publishing. Retrieved from https://search.proquest.com/docview/2241640018
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