Edward H. Julius

Edward H. Julius, CPA

Professor of Accounting, Emeritus


Professor Julius joined the Cal Lutheran faculty in 1981, and he served as director of the undergraduate accounting program in 2018-19. His specialty is financial accounting, which he taught primarily in the traditional undergraduate program. He was the 2015 recipient of the School of Management's Advisory Council Award for Excellence in Teaching, as well as the 1988 and 2009 recipient of the Adult Evening Program's Excellence in Teaching Award. 

For 12 years, Professor Julius served on the Appointment, Rank, & Tenure (ART) Committee, seven of which he served as its chair. He also served as a Faculty Athletics Representative for many years at Cal Lutheran, and he proudly served as the faculty mentor to the women's softball team from 2007-24. In addition, he was faculty advisor to Cal Lutheran's Accounting Association, which he founded in 1984. 

Professor Julius published numerous learning and teaching aids to accompany accounting textbooks for Houghton Mifflin Company, as well as six highly regarded crossword puzzle books for Bantam Books. He also published four books on rapid calculation for John Wiley & Sons, one of which appears in nine languages and was a Book-of-the-Month Club selection for nine years.

A native of Sharon, Massachusetts, Professor Julius lists his outside interests as vintage jazz, Broadway musicals, pop culture, wordplay, comedy, old movies, bowling, and the Boston Red Sox. A long-time member of Mensa, he is listed in Marquis Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Education, and Who's Who in Finance and Industry. He is a graduate of Rutgers University and the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business. 


B.A. in Business Administration, Rutgers University, 1974

M.S. in Accounting, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1975

CPA Certificate, State of Illinois, 1977