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Stephen K Asare

KPMG Professor in Accounting

Business Phone:
(352) 273-0209

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About

Professor Asare teaches attestation and financial reporting in the undergraduate and graduate curriculum. His research focuses on improving auditors’ diagnostic reasoning and detecting white collar crime.

Editorial Boards: Co-Editor Journal of Accounting Literature, 1998 - Present; Editorial Review and Advisory Board, The Accounting Review, 1994 - 1997; Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, 1996 - present.

Honors and Grants: J. Michael Cook Award for Teaching Innovation and Excellence, 2003; University of Florida FSOA Undergraduate Teacher of the Year, 1999; J. Michael Cook Award for Teaching Innovation and Excellence, 1997; KMPG Peat Marwick Faculty Fellow, 1994 - 1997; University of Florida College of Business Undergraduate Teacher of the Year, 1993; KMPG Peat Marwick Research Fellow, 1992 - 1994; KMPG Peat Marwick Research Opportunities in Auditing Grant, 1990 and 1991; AICPA Dissertation Grant, 1988.

Education

  • JD - (Cum Laude) University of Florida, 2006
  • PhD - University of Arizona, 1988
  • MBA - Baylor University, 1985
  • BSc - (First Class Honors) University of Ghana, 1982

Research Interests

  • Attestation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Law

Courses Taught

Book Chapter Publications

  • Auditors' role in reporting on a company's going concern status
    Accepted Year: 2012
    Authors: Devin Williams, Stephen Asare

Conference Proceeding Publications

Journal Article Publications

Contact Details

Business Address:
University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Fisher School of Accounting
Gerson Hall 319

Business Phone:
(352) 273-0209

Business Email

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