Accounting PhD Faculty

 

Shannon Chen

Shannon Chen

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Corporate tax avoidance
  • Tax-motivated income shifting
  • Tax disclosure

Lin Cheng

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Corporate disclosure
  • Debt contracting
  • Labor economics
  • Auditing
  • Textual analysis
Mei Cheng

Mei Cheng

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Financial reporting and capital markets
  • Market intermediaries
  • Economic consequences
Preeti Choudhary

Preeti Choudhary

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Capital markets financial accounting
  • Financial reporting for taxes
  • Recognition versus disclosure
  • Financial reporting reliability
Jeremy Douthit

Jeremy Douthit

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Managerial decision-making
  • Management control systems
  • Budgetary reporting
Katharine Drake

Katharine Drake

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Relationship between GAAP and taxable income
  • Firm life cycle
  • Network connections
  • Executive compensation and tax

Max Hewitt

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Forecasting and valuation implications of financial statement information
  • Investors’ reaction to disaggregated financial statement information
  • Implications of financial statement presentation

Rick Mergenthaler

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Rules-based versus principles-based standards
  • Qualitative characteristics of financial information
  • Pro forma earnings disclosures

Paul Michas

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Auditing
  • International and cross-country accounting/auditing
  • Emerging markets

Dan Russomanno

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Auditing
  • Accounting quality
  • Top management teams

Jeffrey Schatzberg

Director of School of Accountancy

Lou Myers Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Behavioral and managerial/cost accounting
  • Auditing issues
Jayanthi Sunder

Jayanthi Sunder

Associate Professor of Accounting

Finance Faculty Courtesy Appointment

Areas of Expertise
  • Financial reporting and capital markets
  • Debt contracting
  • Compensation contracting
Shyam Sunder

Shyam Sunder

Associate Dean, Eller MBA Programs

McClelland Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Financial accounting
  • Financial analysts
  • Financial disclosure/statements
  • Financial reporting
Ben Van Landuytv

Ben Van Landuyt

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Strategic interactions between auditors and managers
  • The financial reporting and auditing of uncertain amounts
  • Experimental Economics

Jeff Jiewei Yu

Associate Professor of Accounting

Areas of Expertise
  • Capital market research in accounting
  • Debt contracting
  • Information intermediaries
  • Economic effects of financial reporting