School of Accountancy - Meet the Faculty
Meet the Faculty
W. P. Carey School of Business faculty members are world-class teachers, researchers, practitioners and thought leaders who bring classroom learning to life. Their research production ranks in the top 25 in the world among business schools and they serve as consultants to more than 300 companies and government agencies.
They also contribute to and edit prestigious academic journals, and are sought out as experts in their fields by such media outlets as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, BusinessWeek, USA Today, CNN and National Public Radio.
Our students work alongside faculty mentors in conducting and publishing research, providing consultation to local businesses and creating strategies to address real-world business challenges.
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Here is a look at three of our recent experienced faculty hires:
Dr. Andrew Call
Dr. Call joined the School of Accountancy from the University of Georgia, where he taught financial accounting and was recognized several times as the Beta Alpha Psi Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher of the Year. At ASU he currently teaches external reporting (intermediate accounting). He researches financial reporting issues, including the role of analyst and management forecasts on various market participants and the efficacy of whistle-blowers in uncovering financial wrongdoing; his research has appeared in The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research and the Review of Accounting Studies. Andy received his Ph.D. from the University of Washington.
Dr. Shawn Huang
Dr. Huang joined the School of Accountancy from the University of Arkansas where he taught financial accounting. He currently teaches advanced accounting in our MACC program. Shawn’s research interests include the role of transparency and disclosures, properties of accounting numbers and international accounting. His research has been published in The Accounting Review, the Journal of Accounting Research, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Missouri.
Dr. Steven Orpurt
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Orpurt joined the School of Accountancy from Singapore Management University where he won several teaching awards—previously he taught and performed research at Pepperdine University and Purdue University. He also recently held a visiting assistant professor position at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He currently teaches external reporting (intermediate accounting), government and nonprofit accounting, corporate governance and risk management courses for the W. P. Carey School. His recent research on the direct method statement of cash flows has been published in The Accounting Review and Accounting Horizons,and presented to the International Accounting Standards Board. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Chicago.