Name: Dr. Byunghoon Jin
Title: Assistant Professor of Accounting
Office Location: Dyson 365
Extension: (845) 575-3000 ext. 2962
Degrees Held:
  • Ph.D. in Accounting, Temple University (2015) - The Stanley Merves CPA Doctoral Scholarship Recipient / University Fellowship Recipient
  • Master in Professional Accounting (MPA), University of Texas at Austin (2007) - Graduated with Dean's Award for Academic Excellence
  • B.S. in Business (Major: Accounting), Indiana University (2005) - Graduated with Highest Distinction (Top 1% of class)

  • Passed Uniform CPA Examination (Vermont State) - Score: 99/99/96/94
  • SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified Advanced Programmer for SAS 9


Dr. Jin received his doctoral degree from Temple University and joined Marist College as an assistant professor in 2015. Prior to his academic career, he worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) for three years as an external/internal auditor and a consultant.

Awards & Honors:
  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Golden Key International Honour Society

Research Interests:

Accruals Behavior, Earnings Management, Cost Behavior, Cost Structure, Executive Compensation, Corporate Governance

Conferences & Workshops:

Conference Presentations:

  • 2016 AAA Northeast Region Meeting, “Direct and Indirect Effects of Board Characteristics on R&D Investment”
  • 2014 Temple Accounting Conference: Convergence of Managerial and Financial Accounting Research, “Asymmetric Behavior of Accruals”
  • 2014 AAA Annual Meeting and Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting, “Short-Term Bonus for CEOs and Cost Stickiness”
  • 2013 Temple Accounting Conference: Cost Management and Earnings Forecasting, “Short-Term Bonus for CEOs and Cost Stickiness”
  • 2013 AAA Management Accounting Section Research and Case Conference, “Short-Term Bonus for CEOs and Cost Stickiness,” (previously titled “Impact of CEO Compensation Structure on Cost Stickiness,”)

American Accounting Association (AAA) - member since 2010