Faculty Profile

Dr. Dana Hermanson

Dr. Dana Hermanson

Professor, Dinos Eminent Scholar Chair of Private Enterprise
Director of Research, Corporate Governance Center
Accounting
  • PhD - University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • BBA - University of Georgia
dhermans@kennesaw.edu
470-578-6077
Burruss Building 237

Certifications
  • CPA - not currently licensed
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Research Interest
  • Fraud
  • Forensic accounting
  • Corporate governance
Teaching Areas
  • Fraud
  • Auditing
  • Corporate Governance
Publications
  • The Effects of Internal Audit Report Type and Reporting Relationship on Internal Auditors’ Judgments
  • What Do Compensation Committees on the Boards of Public Companies Do? Comparisons of Indian and U.S. Process Differences Juxtaposing Complementary Theoretical Lenses
  • Examining the Perceptions of Professionally Qualified Accounting Faculty
  • Audit Committee Material Weaknesses in Smaller Reporting Companies: Still Struggling
  • "Model 2" - A Personal Journey Toward Creativity and Impact
Presentations
  • AAA Auditing Midyear Conference - Auditor Sensitivity to Real Earnings Management: An Experimental Investigation
  • AAA Annual Meeting - Do Compensation Committee Members Perceive Changing CEO Incentive Performance Targets Mid-Cycle to be Fair?
  • AAA Annual Meeting - Pathways Commission Panel Discussion
  • AAA Annual Meeting - The Effect of CEO Social Influence Pressure on CFO Financial Reporting Decisions
  • ABO Research Conference - Auditor Sensitivity to Real Earnings Management: An Experimental Investigation
Awards and Honors
  • ABO Research Conference Best Paper Award
  • Coles College Career Achievement Award
  • Coles College Collaboration Award
  • KSU Foundation Prize Finalist
  • University Scholars Recognized Faculty

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