PhD Students & Alumni

CURRENT STUDENTS IN THE PH.D. PROGRAM (WITH ACCOUNTING EMPHASIS) 

  • Miaochan Li (miaochan@hawaii.edu) from Ningbo University and University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

  • Jingwen Zhao (jingwenz@hawaii.edu) from University of Nebraska at Omaha and University of Rochester

  • Ting-Tsen (Robbie) Yeh (ttyeh@hawaii.edu) from National Chung Cheng University, Miami University, and National Taiwan University

  • Jiarui Zhang (jiarui@hawaii.edu) from Brigham Young University-Hawaii (undergrad); Gonzaga University (masters).

  • Anna Jeong (ayjeong@hawaii.edu) from Washington State University and Seattle University

  • Matthew Hinton (hintonm@hawaii.edu) from York University and University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

PLACEMENT OF PH.D. GRADUATES (WITH ACCOUNTING EMPHASIS)

  • Dr. Kunsu Park (2017) went to KIMEP University in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. Jian Zhou)
  • Dr. Juan Qin (2017) went to State University of New York at Oneonta.
    • ​(Dissertation committee chair was Dr. Jian Zhou)
  • Dr. Youngbin Kim (2016) went to Western Conneticut State University
    • ​(Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)
  • Dr. Fujiao Xie (2016)​ went to Brooklyn College
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. Shirley Daniel)
  • Dr. Jaehyeon Kim (2016) went to Ajou University (Korea)
    • ​​(Dissertation committee Chair was Dr. Shirley Daniel)
  • Dr. Ying Guo (2014) went to California State University - East Bay
    • Awarded a $5,000 Scholarship from the
      Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) (one of two awarded nationally)
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)
  • Dr. Nate Staheli (2013) returned to Dixie State University in Utah
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. Shirley Daniel)
  • Dr. Eric Wen (2012) joined University of Hawaii at West Oahu
    • (Dissertation committe chair was Dr. Hamid Pourjalali)
  • Dr. Lijuan Zhao (2012) went to California State University - Los Angeles
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)
  • Dr. Anh Thuc Nguyen (2011) went to Foreign Trade University in Hanoi, Vietnam
    and assists with the UH's Vietnamese Executive MBA program (VEMBA)
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)
  • Dr. Joshua Cieslewicz (2010) went to Utah Valley University
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. Shirley Daniel)
  • Dr. Daoping (Steven) He (2008) went to San Jose State University in California
    • Tenured and Promoted to Associate Professor, 2013
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)
  • Dr. Kim Shima (2007) went to California State University - East Bay
    • Tenured and Promoted to Associate Professor, 2013
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)
  • Dr. Caixing Liu (2004) went to California State University – Sacramento
    • Tenured and Promoted to Associate Professor, 2010 and later Professor
    • (Dissertation committee chair was Dr. David Yang)

 

Accounting faculty with some accounting education at UH

  1. Dr. Fred Choi, (UH BBA), taught at New York University as an endowed professor

  2. Dr. Dawn Matsumoto (UH BBA), taught at Harvard University and later at the University of Washington as an endowed professor

  3. Dr. Kenneth Reichelt (UH MBA), taught at Louisiana State University as an endowed professor
  4. Dongyoung Lee (UH MAcc), taught at McGill (in Canada)
  5. Mary Lai Ping Chai (UH MAcc), taught at the University of Macau (in China)
  6. Dr. Jenny Teruya (UH BBA and MAcc), taught at UH-Mānoa

  7. Dr. Brent Kawada (UH BBA and MAcc), taught at San Diego State University

  8. Dongfang Nie (UH MAcc), taught at University of North Texas as a Ph.D. student
  9. Dr. Robert (Bob) Jinkens (UH Ph.D. in economics with an accounting emphasis) taught at UH-West Oahu and colleges on the mainland.
  10. Dr. Ron Singleton (UH Ph.D. in economics with an accounting emphasis) taught at Western Washington University
  11. Manu Kaiama (UH BBA and MAcc), taught at UH-Mānoa
  12. Shelley Ota (UH BBA and MAcc), taught at UH-Leeward Community College
  13. Calvin Tan (UH MAcc), taught at UH Kapiolani Community College
  14. Mary Wollen (UH MAcc), taught at UH-Mānoa
  15. Deakin Hanson (UH MAcc), taught at Windward Community College