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Professor Roger Debreceny Retires

June 7, 2018

A big aloha and mahalo to Shidler College Distinguished Professor of Accounting, Roger Debreceny. Debreceny retires at the end of August 2018 after a notable career in the School of Accountancy at the University of Hawaii. 

Accounting and Auditing Research (9th ed.) Published by Wiley

October 7, 2017

SOA Professor Tom Pearson co-authored the 9th edition of Accounting and Auditing Research: Tools and Strategies. This Wiley textbook is used by many universities enhancing accounting education all over the country.

Phenomenal Research Record by SOA's Asso. Prof. Jung

October 7, 2017

Associate Professor Boo-Chun Jung four ‘A hits’ (in Journal of Accounting and Economics and Contemporary Accounting Research) is an outstanding record exceeding many accounting faculty at prominent universities around the world. 

"Anticipate Future Earnings" Published in Preeminent Journal

October 7, 2017

SOA Director Hamid Pourjalali, the Donald A. Corbin Distinguished Professor in Accounting, published “The Impact of IAS No. 27 on the Market's Ability to Anticipate Future Earnings” in Contemporary Accounting Research.

SOA Welcomes new Assistant Professor Tu Xu and Other Faculty

October 1, 2017

SOA welcomes Tu Xu as a new assistant professor who will teach in the undergraduate capstone courses.

Panel Discussion on Blockchain by Leaders in the Field at HARC on Jan. 4, 2018

October 1, 2017

Panel Discussion on Blockchain will occur at UH on January 4, 2018, led by Professor Roger Debreceny will include Andres Vinelli (PCAOB Chief Economist). To learn more, visit the HARC website.

Leading Auditing Research Published by SOA Prof. Jian Zhou

October 1, 2017

SOA Professor Jian Zhou received the College's Shirley M. Lee Research award. He published "Languages and Earnings Management" in the Journal of Accounting and Economics.

UH Accounting Club recognized with National Award from the IMA for 12 Universities

October 1, 2017

This year UH Accounting Club was one of 12 universities recognized by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) with a Certificate of Excellence award, along with universities such as BYU, Univ.

Hawai‘i Accounting Research Conference (HARC) on Jan. 3-5, 2018

May 13, 2017

The 2018 Hawai‘i Accounting Research Conference on January 3 - 5, 2018 on the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa campus will include about 100 academic accounting papers and panel presentations by leaders in the field, such as a discussion on Blockchain led by Professors Roger Debreceny and Sridhar Ramamoorti, Andres Vinelli (PCAOB Chief...

Financial Reporting Quality and Investment Decisions for Family Firms

October 9, 2015

The Accuity LLP Accounting Faculty Fellowship Assistant Professor of Accounting Tawei (David) Wang co-authored an article entitled "the association between financial reporting quality and investment decisions for family firms."

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