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Jayanthi Krishnan


Jayanthi	Krishnan

Jayanthi Krishnan

Title: Associate Professor & Merves Research Fellow
Department: Accounting

Office: Alter Hall 458
Phone: 215.204.3085
E-mail: jaykrish@temple.edu

Dr. Jayanthi Krishnan (Ph.D., Ohio State University) joined the Accounting Department in Fall 2000. She teaches financial and managerial accounting in the Fox School full-time and professional MBA programs. Her other teaching interests include introductory financial accounting, senior seminar in accounting, and financial statement analysis. She has previously taught at Villanova University and Ohio State University. Jayanthi Krishnan serves on the editorial boards of the Accounting Review, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, and Current Issues in Auditing. Her publications appear in a number of journals including The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Accounting Horizons, and the Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics. Her research interests are in the areas of audit quality, corporate governance, industry classifications and their impact on accounting ratios, and the impact of international diversification on auditor decision-making. Dr. Jayanthi Krishnan has been named to the Fox School Dean’s Research Honor Roll, is a recipient of the Business Honors Association’s Teacher of the Year Award, and a two-time recipient of the Beta Alpha Psi Teacher of the Year Award. She also received the 2008 Fox MBA Faculty of the Year award, the 2008 Fox School Crystal Award for teaching, and the 2008 Musser Excellence in Leadership Award for teaching.

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