Albers School of Business and Economics
Faculty and Staff

Susan Weihrich, PhD

  • Susan Weihrich, PhD
    PhD, Accounting, University of Houston
    MS, Accounting, University of Houston
    BA, Economics and Political Science, Rice University
    Licensed CPA, State of Texas
    Associate Dean of Graduate Programs
    Associate Professor, Accounting
    Phone: 206-296-5784
    Building/Room: Pigott 324


    Personal Bio

    Susan Weihrich was appointed associate dean for Academic Affairs in 2008. Prior to that she served as chair of the Department of Accounting. She teaches primarily in the area of taxation. She is a frequently invited speaker in the areas of Federal tax policy and annual tax updates. Dr. Weihrich's research has been published in Tax Adviser, Journal of Accounting Education, Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, Taxation for Accountants, Issues in Accounting Taxation, and Advances in Taxation. She has many years of experience in tax compliance and has assisted in the Seattle University’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program for nearly 20 years. She has received numerous teaching awards and also was the first recipient of the Seattle University “Spirit of Community Award.” In her free time, Dr. Weihrich enjoys travelling with her husband and experimenting in art classes.