Jessica Tarica, Master of Accounting Science graduate, was awarded a post-graduate assistant position with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). Projects that she will be assigned to include conducting research on the Accounting Standards Codification and evaluating the US GAAP Taxonomy. At the conclusion of this appointment Jessica will return to Chicago to work as a tax associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
This position is highly competitive attracting numerous highly qualified applicants. Jessica joins a long line of post-graduate assistant awardees with ties to the UIUC Department of Accountancy.