Our PhD program has a long history of preparing PhD students to teach and research at leading institions across the country. In 1950, the first three PhD students graduated from our program. 

Alumni Research Ranking

  • 16th internationally in terms of alumni publications in 11 leading accounting journals 2010-2015 according to Brigham Young University Accounting Research Rankings

Year

Area

Name

Initial Placement

Current Affiliation

2016 Acct. Allison Nicoletti The University of Pennsylvania The University of Pennsylvania
2015 Acct. Bret Johnson George Mason University George Mason University

2014

Acct.

Minkwan Ahn

The University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong

2014

Acct.

Wonik Choi

California State University Fullerton

California State University, Fullerton

2014

Acct.

Michael Iselin

University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota

2014

Acct.

Austin Sudbury

Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University

2013

Acct.

Duri Park

Drexel University

Drexel University

2012

Acct.

Lin Cheng

University of Arizona

University of Arizona

2012

Acct.

Jennifer Sustersic Stevens

Notre Dame

University of Notre Dame

2011

Acct.

Anthony Meder

Binghamton University-SUNY

Binghamton University-SUNY

2011

Acct.

Yunyan Zhang

University of Melbourne

University of Melbourne

2009

Acct.

Reining Petacchi

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2008

Acct.

Scott Liao

University of Toronto

University of Toronto

2008

Acct.

Yifan Wang

Private Firm

Private Firm

2007

Acct.

Sarah Rice

University of Connecticut

Texas A&M University

2007

Acct.

Jiewei (Jeff) Yu

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Southern Methodist University

2006

MIS

James Wolf

Illinois State University

Illinois State University

2006

MIS

Dale Stoel

The Ohio State University

Miami University

2005

MIS

Zhuo (June) Cheng

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2005

Acct.

Yinglei Zhang

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

2004

MIS

Neeraj Mittal

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (India)

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (India)

2003

Acct.

Keji Chen

University of Alabama

California State University-Northridge

2003

MIS

Patrick Jeffers

Iowa State University

Manhattan College

2002

Acct.

Brian Mittendorf

Yale School of Management

The Ohio State University

2002

Acct.

Anthony Nikias

Binghamton University

Keimyung University (South Korea)

2002

Acct.

TaeHee Choi

Hyundai Research Institute

KDI School of Public Policy and Mangement

2002

Acct.

Gregory Sommers

Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University

2001

Acct.

Henock Louis

The Pennsylvania State University

The Pennsylvania State University

2001

Acct.

Naomi Rothenberg

Purdue University

University of Memphis

2000

MIS

Gautam Ray

University of Texas

University of Minnesota

1998

Acct.

Walter P. Smith

Marshall University

The University of Tampa

1997

Acct.

Kirsten L. Anderson

Schroeder

Georgetown University

1997

Acct.

Steven T. Schwartz

Binghamton University-SUNY

Binghamton University-SUNY

1996

Acct.

Mitchell A. Farlee

University of British Columbia

Private Corporation

1996

MIS

Rakesh Gupta

Oklahoma State University

Fidelity Investments

1996

MIS

Dale L. Lunsford

The University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Southern Mississippi-Gulf Coast

1996

Acct.

Gary K. Taylor

The University of Alabama

The University of Alabama

1995

Acct.

Scott J. Boylan

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Washington & Lee University

1995

Acct.

Suzanne M. Holifield

Private Corporation

PriceWaterhouse Coopers

1995

MIS

Raymond A. Patterson

The University of Texas at Dallas

University of Alberta

1995

Acct.

Barbara J. Sainty

Regina University

Brock University

1995

Acct.

Cynthia Williams Turner

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

The Ohio State University

*Those PhD alumni who have since passed away or have retired from the field are not listed. 

PhD Program Director

Professor Darren Roulstone
444 Fisher Hall
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210