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Xiaoli Tian

Assistant Professor of Accounting & MIS

Areas of Expertise

Corporate disclosure
Financial research in taxation
Research Methodology


Ph.D., The University of Iowa
M.Acc University of Minnesota
B.S. University of Minnesota


Professor Tian joined the Fisher College of Business as an Assistant Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems in the fall of 2012. She earned her Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Iowa. She also holds an M.Acc. degree and a B.S. degree in Accounting from University of Minnesota. Professor Tian has taught introductory financial accounting and intermediate financial accounting reviews to undergraduate students. Her primary research interests are in the areas of corporate disclosure, particularly strategic disclosure by management, financial research in taxation and research methodology.


Contact Information

432 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-2698