Professor Radebaugh is the Kay and Yvonne Whitmore Professor and Director of the Whitmore Global Management Center/CIBER at Brigham Young University. He received his DBA and MBA from Indiana University and his B.S. in Accounting from BYU. He taught at The Pennsylvania State University and was a visiting professor at Escuela de Administración de Negocios para Graduados (ESAN), in Lima, Peru, and at Glasgow University. He served as President of the Brazil Porto Alegre South Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from July 1, 2000 to July 1, 2003. Lee was the President of the World Trade Association of Utah from 1994-1995, member of the WTA Board from 1980-2000, and founding member of the Utah County Chapter of the WTA. He was a member of the Utah District Export Council and Chair of the Education Committee from 1983-2000 and was named International Person of the Year by the WTA in 1997-1998.
He is the co-author of several books, including International Business Environments and Operations, 13th edition. He has published several other monographs and articles on international business and international accounting, is the former Editor of the Journal of International Accounting Research, and currently is an Area Editor of the Journal of International Business Studies. He is an active member of several international business and international accounting organizations worldwide.
His international accounting research interests include ethics and the accounting profession in a global context; the impact of exchange rates on operations, accounting, and financial reporting; the role of culture and institutional factors on financial reporting; and foreign stock exchange listings.