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David Rosser

Name

[Rosser, David]
  • Assistant Professor, Accounting

Biography

Dr. David Rosser joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Accounting at the University of Texas at Arlington in the fall of 2017. He received his PhD in Accounting from the University of Arkansas in 2017. Prior to beginning his academic career, Dr. Rosser spent five years working in public accounting with KPM CPAs in Springfield, Missouri. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive). 

Dr. Rossers primary research interests are audit quality, financial reporting quality, and corporate governance. His primary teaching interests are financial accounting and auditing.

In his free time, Dr. Rosser enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, cycling, and reading.

Professional Preparation

    • 2017 Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting)University of Arkansas
    • 2013 MAcc University of Arkansas
    • 2007 BA in AccountingDrury University

Appointments

    • Aug 2017 to Present Assistant Professor
      University of Texas Arlington

Memberships

  • Membership
    • Aug 2013 to Present American Accounting Association

Awards and Honors

    • Mar  2017 AAA Southwest Region Meeting McGraw-Hill Education Distinguished Paper Award sponsored by American Accounting Association
    • Jun  2016 AAA/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consotium Fellow sponsored by American Accounting Association
    • Aug  2013 Distinguished Doctoral Fellow sponsored by University of Arkansas

Research and Expertise

  • Audit Quality, Financial Reporting Quality, Corporate Governance

    I am primarily interested in auditing and corporate governance research using archival research methods. My research investigates the effect of individuals behavior on audit quality and on board monitoring.

Projects

  • 2016
    • June 2016 to Present The Effect of Confirmation Bias on Auditors' Risk Assessments: Archival Evidence

      Working Paper with Cory Cassell (University of Arkansas), Stuart Dearden (University of Arkansas), and Jonathan Shipman (University of Arkansas)

      Role: Co-PI PI:
  • 2015
    • Aug 2015 to Present Does Industry-level Information Affect Auditors' Assessment of Client-level Risk?

      Working Paper (Dissertation)

      Role: Principal Investigator PI: David Rosser
    • May 2015 to Present CEO-recommended Directors and CEO Compensation

      Working Paper with Cory Cassell (University of Arkansas), Linda Myers (University of Tennessee), and Roy Schmardebeck (University of Missouri)

      Role: Co-PI PI:

Courses

      • ACCT 2301-004 Principles of Accounting I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-005 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-002 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-005 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-003 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-004 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-002 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ACCT 2301-005 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

        Introduction to the accounting process and its informational output. Financial accounting concepts, basic procedures, and the resulting reports. Recognition and creation of accounting information as bases for decisions.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours