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Accounting: Academic Placements

Accounting Doctoral Degree Graduates total 152 from 1967 to 2013.  The Accounting doctoral graduates for the last five years are listed below by year of graduation with thesis title, committee, and initial placement.

FLASHER, Renee 2013


Committee: Huddart (Chair), Du, Qu, Crocker (Risk Management)

Initial Placement: Ball State University


HOFFMAN, Patrick 2013


Committee: Barron (Chair), Givoly, Green, Simin (Finance)

Initial Placement: Purdue University


RHODES, Adrienne 2013


Committee: Huddart (Chair), Dirsmith, Du, Ghosh (Statistics)

Initial Placement: Texas A&M University


WATSON, V. Luke 2013


Committee: Muller (Chair), Givoly, Laux, Thompson (Law), Handlon (MIT)

Initial Placement: University of Florida


BONSALL, Sam 2012

Thesis: The Informational Effect of Firm-Funded Certification: Evidence from the Bond Rating Agencies

Committee: Fischer and Muller (Co-Chairs), Barron, Givoly, Huang (Finance)

Initial Placement: Ohio State University


SCHENCK, Kristy 2012


Committee: Givoly (Chair), Gong, Fischer, Crocker (Risk Managment)

Initial Placement: Bucknell University


PENN, Michael 2012

Thesis: Read All About It: Do Auditors Respond to Press Visibility?

Committee: Barron (Chair), Dirsmith, Givoly, Green, Dardis (AD PR)

Initial Placement: Florida State University


SINCLAIR, James 2011

Thesis: Past Performance and Changes in Local Bias

Committee: Muller (Chair), Fischer, Givoly, Upneja (HRRM)

Initial Placement: University of Connecticut

BOZANIC, Zahn 2011

Thesis: The Role of Accounting-based Financial Covenants in Preventing Defaults of Public Debt

Committee: Fischer and Muller (Co-Chairs), Barron, Givoly, Reilly (Law)

Initial Placement: Ohio State University

VINCENT, James 2010

Thesis: The Effect of Earnings Announcements on Trading Outcomes for Different Investor Classes

Committee: Barron (Chair), Fischer, McKeown, Muller, Upneja (HRRM)

Initial Placement: University of Florida

SOUZA, Janet 2010

Thesis: Differences in Selection and Manipulation of Alternate Performance Pricing Measures

Committee: McKeown (Chair), Ke, Sun, Helwege (Finance)

Initial Placement: University of Memphis

CHUNG, Sung Gon 2009

Thesis: Hedge Funds and Sel-Side Research: The Effect of Hedge Funds' Stock Positions on Analysts' Research Output

Committee: Barron (Chair), Ke, Louis, Field (Finance)

Initial Placement: Singapore Management University

ALISSA, Walid 2009

Thesis: Boards' Response to Shareholders' Dissatisfaction

Committee: Muller (Chair), Sun, Fischer, Upneja (HRRM)

Initial Placement: HEC School of Management, Paris


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