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Kevin E Jackson

Associate Professor of Accountancy and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Faculty Fellow


Educational Background

Ph.D., Accounting (Psychology), University of Texas at Austin, 2004
B.B.A., Accounting, University of Texas at Austin, 1991

Positions Held

Associate Professor of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011-2014
Assistant Professor of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004-2011
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Houston, 2003-2004
Assistant Instructor, University of Texas at Austin, 2000
Assistant Instructor, PWC Accounting Readiness Program, University of Texas at Austin, 2000
Manager-Assurance and Advisory Business Services, Ernst & Young, 1996-1998
Accounting Supervisor/Senior Corporate Auditor, Baker Hughes Corporation, 1993-1996
Senior Accountant, KPMG Peat Marwick, 1991-1993

Recent Publications

Harris, L., Hobson, J. , Jackson, K. Forthcoming. The Effect of Investor Status on Investors" Susceptibility to Earnings Fixation. Contemporary Accounting Research SSRN Abstract

Elliott, W. , Jackson, K., Peecher, M. , White, B. 2014. Mitigating the Unintended Effect of Corporate Social Responsibility Performance on Investors" Estimates of Fundamental Value. The Accounting Review, 89: 275-302

Denison, C., Farrell, A., Jackson, K. 2012. Managers" Incorporation of the Value of Real Options into Their Long-Term Investment Decisions: An Experimental Investigation. Contemporary Accounting Research, 29: 590-620

Honors and Awards

Nominated for Illinois CPA Society, Educator of the Year, 2012-2013

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Faculty Fellowship, Department of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-2013