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Assistant Professor


"Analyzing Eight Emerging Topics and Their Importance to Career Success" (with Steven A. Harrast and Lori Olsen), Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting. (in press). 

“Determining the Inherent Risks of Cryptocurrency: A Survey Analysis” (with Steven A. Harrast and Debra Mcgilsky), Current Issues in Auditing (2022) 16(2): A10-A17.

"The Relation between Corporate Social Performance and Financial Reporting Bias” (with Steven A. Harrast, James Mattingly, and Lori Olsen), Journal of Accounting and Finance (2022) 22(2): 125-137

2022: University of Chicago, March*
           AAA Annual Meeting (Virtual), August

2021: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters (MASAL) Conference, March* 
           University of Rhode Island, April*

2019: Oklahoma State University, February*
           University of Texas at San Antonio, February*
           AAA Annual Meeting, August
           AAA Midwest Region Meeting, October (Presenter and Discussant)

2018: Texas A&M Accounting Former Doctoral Student Research Conference, November*
           Central Michigan University, School of Accounting (SOA) Research Workshop, November
           Central Michigan University, College of Business Administration (CBA) Research Colloquium, November

(*) Presented by co-author


American Accounting Association Annual Meeting (2017, 2019, & 2022)
American Accounting Association Auditing Section Midyear Meeting (2021)
American Accounting Association Financial Accounting & Reporting Section Midyear Meeting (2021)
American Accounting Association Midwest Region Meeting (2019)
American Accounting Association New Faculty Consortium (2019)
Deloitte Foundation/FSA Faculty Consortium (2021) 
Lone Star Accounting Research Conference (2017) 
McGraw Hill Connect with Success: Financial Accounting Symposium (2020)
Notre Dame Accounting Research Conference (2017, 2018) 

External Service Activities

American Accounting Association Ad-Hoc Reviewer (2018) 
American Journal of Business (2020-Present)
American Accounting Association Midwest Region Conference Moderator (2019)

  • PhD in Management Science with Concentration in Accounting, University of Texas at Dallas, (2018)
  • MS in Accountancy, University of Notre Dame, (2009)
  • BBA in Accounting, University of Oklahoma, (2008)
  • SEC and DOJ Enforcement
  • Corporate Monitors
  • Financial Reporting and Disclosure
  • Current Topics in Accounting
  • American Accounting Association (AAA)
  • Chinese Accounting Professor's Association of North American (CAPANA)

Courses Taught

  • Undergraduate:  Intro to Financial Accounting (ACC 250)
  • Graduate:  Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility (BUS 629)