Jenny Teruya

Jenny Teruya
  • Associate Professor of Accounting, CPA


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Academic Background

  • Ph.D, Accounting, University of Arizona, 1998
  • CPA, Hawaii, 1987
  • MAcc, University of Hawaii, 1986
  • BBA, Accounting, University of Hawaii, 1984

Other Courses

  • ACC 201/202 Introduction to Accounting
  • ACC 321/323 Intermediate Financial Accounting

Research Interests

  • Executive compensation and managerial and financial accounting issues in an international setting

Selected Publications

“Sticky Selling, General and Administrative Cost Behavior and its Changes in Japan,” (2010) with Shimizu He, Global Journal of Business Research, Volume 4, Number 4.

“Financial Benefits from Maquiladora Production and the Effects of Committed Costs,” (2007), with Leslie Eldenburg and Francisco Roman, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Volume 22, Number 3, p. 423-447.

“Effect of Cultural Environment and Accounting Regulation on Earnings Manipulation: A five-Asian-Pacific Country Analysis,” (2007), with L. Guan, H. Pourjalali and P. Sengupta, Multinational Business Review, Volume 13, No. 2, pp. 23-41

Awards & Honors

  • Chancellor's Citation for Meritorious Teaching
  • Dennis Ching Outstanding Teaching Excellence Award
  • CBA Teaching Excellence Award
  • Shidler MAcc Professor of the Semester
  • University of of Hawaii Accounting Club Outstanding Faculty/Professional Award
  • Beta Alpha Psi (Delta Theta Chapter ) Outstanding Faculty Award

Professional Background 

  • Ernst & Young, Senior Auditor

Additional Information

Faculty Advisor

  • Beta Alpha Psi, 1998-2007, 2013-persent
  • UH Accounting Club, 1997-1998, 2010-2015

Additional Professional Reference

Jenny Teruya's Resume