Sophia J.W. Hamm
Assistant Professor of Accounting and MIS
Areas of Expertise
Professor Hamm joined the Fisher college of Business as a visiting assistant professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems in 2010. She arrived from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business where she taught introductory financial accounting and received her Ph.D. in Accounting. At the Fisher College of Business, she teaches intermediate financial accounting. Professor Hamm’s primary research interests include the role of accounting reporting in the capital markets, information intermediaries, information asymmetry and cost of capital, index trading and investors, and earnings management. Her research has been published in the Journal of Accounting Research. Prior to her doctoral work, she worked as a consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers in South Korea.