Michael Toerner


Dr. Michael Toerner
Assistant Professor

Phone: (409) 880-2131
Email: mtoerner@lamar.edu
Office: Galloway Business Building Room 249

Ph.D.   Louisiana State University
Certified Public Accountant

Courses Taught


Entity Taxation 


Intro to Financial Accounting
Taxation Accounting I

Professional Experience

Academic Experience 

Assistant Professor, Lamar University (September, 2016 - Present), Beaumont, Texas.

Assistant Professor, McNeese State University (August, 2013 - May, 2016), Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Associate Professor, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (August, 2011 - May, 2013), Belton, Texas.

Assistant Professor, Southeastern Louisiana University (August, 2007 - May, 2011), Hammond, Louisiana.

Associate Professor (tenured)/Assistant Professor, Southern University (August, 1990 - May, 2007), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Assistant Professor, Western Kentucky University (August, 1983 - May, 1987), Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Graduate Assistant, Louisiana State University (January, 1977 - May, 1983), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Non-Academic Experience 

Senior Accountant, Anco Insulations, Inc. (June, 1988 - July, 1990), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Senior Accountant, H. J. Lowe & Company, CPAs (June, 1987 - May, 1988), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Staff Accountant, H. J. Lowe & Company, CPAs (November, 1975 - December, 1976), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Staff Accountant, Smolkin Realty Services (June, 1974 - May, 1975), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Staff Accountant, Arthur Andersen & Company, CPAs (August, 1971 - May, 1974), New Orleans, Louisiana.


Institutional Service 

College Assignments

2016-2017:  Student-Faculty Relations Committee