School of Business Faculty

Pradyot K. Sen

EDUCATION
Columbia University, M Phil 1984, PhD 1985
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, B. Tech. (Honors) Mechanical Engineering

POSITIONS HELD
2003- 2012 Professor, Department of Accounting College of Business, University of Cincinnati
2000 – 2003 Associate Professor, Department of Accounting
College of Business, University of Cincinnati
1993-2000 Associate Professor, School of Management, University at Buffalo.
1985 - 1992 Assistant Professor, Haas School of Business,
University of California at Berkeley
1981-1985 Teaching and Research Assistant, Columbia University

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Easterday, K, J. Stephan and P.K. Sen, “Another specification of Ohlson’s “other information” term for returns-earnings relationship: theory and some evidenceJournal of Business Finance and Accounting, 38, (9) & (10) (2011), 1123-1155.

Easterday, Katherine, P.K. Sen and Jens Stephan, “The Persistence of the Small Firm/January Effect: Is It Consistent with Investors' Learning and Arbitrage Efforts?”, Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 49 (2009), 1172-1193.

Sen, P. K., “Ownership Incentives and Management Fraud”, Journal of Business Finance andAccounting, Vol. 34, No.7, 1123-40, October 2007.

Sen, P.K., “Reported Earnings Quality Under Conservative Accounting and Auditing,” Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance Vol. 20, No. 3 (New Series), 229-256, Summer 2005.

T.S. Raghu, H.R. Rao and P.K.Sen, “A Relative Performance of Incentive Mechanisms: Computational Modeling and Simulation of Delegated Investment Decisions”, Management Science, Vol. 49 No 2, 2003, 160-178.

Das, S., P. K. Sen and S. Sengupta, “Strategic Alliances: A Valuable Way to Manage Intellectual Capital? Journal of Intellectual Capital Vol. 4, No.1, 2003, 10-19.

Gietzmann, M. and P. K. Sen, “Improving Auditor Independence Through Selective Mandatory Rotation”, International Journal of Auditing, Vol. 6 No. 2, 2002.

De, S. and P. K. Sen, "Legal Liabilities, Audit Accuracy and the Market for Audit Services”, Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting, Vol. 29 Nos. 3&4, 2002, 353-410.

SELECTED WORKING PAPERS
Mindak, Mary, P.K.Sen and Jens Stephan, “Beating Threshold Targets: An Expanded View” (Working Paper Depaul University 2012).

Jiang, Xiaowen and P.K. Sen, “Global Diversification and Cost of Equity” (Working Paper,University of Cincinnati, August 2010) Presented at AAA Annual Meeting 2010 and 17th Annual Conference On Pacific Basin Finance, Economics, Accounting and Management, and 3rd International Conference On Business In Asia (ICBA), Bangkok 2009.

Das, Somnath, Philipp Schaberl and P.K.Sen, “Do analysts’ earnings forecasts incorporateinformation in prior dividends?, (Working Paper University of Cincinnati April 2010) Presented at Asian Academic Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Bangkok 2010.

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS AND TEACHING
Invited Teaching of Research
2009 Beijing Jiaotong University
2001 Indian Institute of management, Summer School for Young Economists, Econometric Society South and South-east Asia Chapter
Doctoral Colloquium, Asian Academic Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, 2005, Sydney 2006, Jogjakarta 2007, Istanbul 2009, Bangkok 2010, Bali 2011
2005 Symposium for Technical Standards for Accounting Education and Research, University of Chile

Presentations at Meetings of Scholarly Associations and Societies: (Selected)
American Accounting Association, Annual Meetings, 2010, 2009, 2005, 2002, 2000, 1999, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1988
Asian Academic Accounting Association Annual Meetings, 2010- 2005, 2002, 2001

Presentations at Research Conferences and Symposia: (Selected)
2009 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference, Washington DC
2009 17th Annual Conference On Pacific Basin Finance, Economics, Accounting and Management, and 3rd International Conference On Business In Asia (ICBA), Bangkok
2008 Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics (JCAE) Symposium, Hong Kong
2008 5th Workshop on Corporate Governance, Brussels
2007 5th International Conferences on Business and Economics, Athens
2005  3rd European Auditing Research Network Symposium, Amsterdam
2005 Management Accounting Association-ENROAC Annual Conference, Antwerp
2002  Financial Economics and Accounting Conference, Maryland
2000The Second Globalization Conference of BAA and AAA, Cambridge

Research Presentations at Universities (Selected)
2012, 2010, 2008 Chulalongkorn University
2010  Indian Institute of Management
2009 Eastern Michigan University
2007 SUNY-Buffalo
2006-1999 University of Cincinnati
2005, 2001 Indian Institute of Management Calcutta 
2001 Calcutta University, India
2000  George Mason University

TEACHING AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
2012 Nominated for Excel Award for Graduate Teaching, University of Cincinnati
2011 Dean’s List of Teaching Excellence
2007 Special Recognition at Commencement, one of 383 Faculty in the University of Cincinnati based on Student Recommendations

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Undergraduate
Accounting Theory, International Business Integral, Cost and Managerial Accounting
Graduate
Cost and Managerial Accounting, Cost Management for Health Care Industry, Strategic Cost Management, Management Control System, Seminar on International Business and Managing Cultural Differences, The MBA Capstone, Seminars in Economic Modeling in Accounting, Seminar in Valuation Theory, Research Workshops

GRANTS
2007 International Business Education (Title VI) Department of Education, U.S. Government, 2007 Principal Investigator: The total amount of award $173,000
2004-2007 Faculty Development Grant, University of Cincinnati
2002 Canadian Business Studies Grant, Center for Global Competitiveness, University of Cincinnati

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
2007-2012 Coordinator of Doctoral Colloquium: Asian Academic Accounting Association

Reviewing Papers for Technical Sessions in Association Meetings at
at American Accounting Association Northeast Regional Meetings and at American Accounting Association Annual Meetings

Moderator/Discussant/Panelist in Scholarly Meetingsat American Accounting Association Regional and Annual Meetings, Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting, Econometric Society Meetings, International Conference on Contemporary Accounting Issues, EIASM Workshop in Accounting and Economics, at Asian Academic Accounting Association Meeting

Reviewing and Refereeing for Journals for Accounting Review, California Management Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, European Accounting Review, European Journal of Operations Research, Financial Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Law and Economics, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Management Science, Review of Accounting Studies, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting.

External Examiner for PhD Thesis at Calcutta University, India, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, Indira Gandhi Open University, India

2002 Examiner: Ohio Award for Excellence

 

 

Contact:

pksen@uwb.edu
(425) 352-5432
UWBB-104E
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