Oct. 21: Inaugural lecture
Jennifer Joe, Whitney Family Endowed Chair in Accounting, to deliver lecture
2:02 p.m., Oct. 1, 2013--Jennifer R. Joe, the first Whitney Family Endowed Chair in Accounting and professor in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, will deliver the inaugural Whitney Family Chair Lecture, Monday, Oct. 21, from 3:30-4:30 p.m., in the Gore Recital Hall of the Roselle Center for the Arts on the University of Delaware’s Newark campus. A reception will follow the lecture.
Joe earned her undergraduate degree magna cum laude in accounting from Baruch College in New York and received her doctorate in accounting from the University of Pittsburgh. She was awarded the Outstanding Dissertation Award from the Accounting Behavior and Organization Section of the American Accounting Association.
Feb. 9: Public policy issues
Feb. 10: Ash Wednesday observances
Her research on auditing, audit quality and auditors’ judgments has led to publications in the leading journals in the field including The Accounting Review and the Journal of Accounting Research.
Joe’s secondary research interests are based on the use of archival data where she uses proprietary data to examine factors associated with auditors’ decisions to waive proposed audit adjustments and public data to examine the impact of press coverage on investors’ trading decisions.
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