PhD Program Recruiting Virtual Meeting


Accounting Ph.D. Program 2022
Fogelman College of Business and Economics, University of Memphis

The Crews School of Accountancy at Fogelman College of Business and Economics, University of
Memphis invites applications from outstanding students for the Accounting Ph.D. Program beginning
in the Fall of 2022. The application deadline is March 1, 2022 but early application is strongly

ABOUT THE SCHOOL: The Crews School of Accountancy commits to high-quality accounting education and
cutting-edge accounting research. The PhD faculty have earned a strong national reputation in
research in accounting, auditing, sustainability, and governance.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The program is a full-time, year-round, resident program of study. Students can expect to spend at least two years working on coursework and two years or more completing a dissertation. Students must also pass oral and written comprehensive exams after completing the required coursework. Coursework consists of advanced classes and seminars in accounting research, econometrics, statistics and research methodology. Students also will complete coursework in a supporting area. Depending on individual research interests and an agreement with the PhD advisor, students may pursue supporting coursework in related business disciplines or in psychology, sociology, other social science disciplines, computer, or mathematics sciences. While the primary focus of the PhD Program is the acquisition of research skills, students will also attain university teaching skills from faculty mentors. A faculty mentor is assigned to each PhD student. The faculty mentor’s responsibility is to provide professional advice and guidance to students throughout the PhD program.

We have organized two virtual recruiting meetings through Zoom on November 12, 2021 and January 26,
2022 between 6 and 8 PM (Central Times). The Zoom link is as follows. Please join us!

Topic: 2022 Accounting PhD program recruiting meeting
Time: November 12, 2021 and January 26, 2022 at 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Steve Lin is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Meeting ID: 874 3702
Passcode: 632468
HOW TO APPLY: For information about the program and the application process please visit the FCBE
Ph.D. program's website:

CONTACT: Please contact Dr. Steve Lin ( if you have any question about the