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Zahn Bozanic

Assistant Professor of Accounting & MIS
Zahn Bozanic

Contact Information

456 Fisher Hall
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
Telephone: (614) 292-2451
Fax: (614) 292-2118
bozanic.1@osu.edu

Education
  • Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
  • M.A., The University of Michigan
  • B.A., The University of California
Areas of Expertise
  • Debt Contracting
  • Corporate Disclosure
Biography

Professor Bozanic joined the Fisher College of Business as an Assistant Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems in 2011.  He earned his Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting) from The Pennsylvania State University.  He holds an M.A. degree in Economics from The University of Michigan and a B.A. degree from the University of California at Berkeley.  Prior to his doctoral work, he worked for Wells Fargo as an internal financial consultant and product manager in San Francisco. 

Professor Bozanic teaches financial statement analysis at Fisher to our undergraduate and graduate (MAcc, MBA, and SMF) students.  He has also taught intermediate financial accounting as well as introductory financial and managerial accounting.  His primary research interests are in the areas of corporate disclosure, especially as related to linguistic and latent content analyses of disclosure, and debt contracting, focusing on the role of accounting information in debt contracts.  Professor Bozanic’s research has been published in the Journal of Accounting Research, Accounting, Organizations, and Society, and the Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting

Professor Bozanic is currently a Research Fellow at The National Center for the Middle Market.