Jason Chen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Accountancy
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(619) 260-2277
Office Location
Olin Hall 206
  • Ph.D. University of Central Florida, Business Administration/Accounting
  • M.S. University of Nevada Las Vegas, Accounting & Taxation
  • B.S. Brigham Young University, Hawaii, Hotel & Restuarant Management
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Jason Chen earned his bachelor of science with summa cum laude honors from Brigham Young University-Hawaii and completed his Master of Accounting and Taxation at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.  After earning his master’s degree, Chen worked for Author Andersen, LLP as a tax associate before joining the Severin Group, the consulting firm for Gucci and Corum Fine Watches as a tax analyst.  Upon entering the Ph.D. program at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in 2007, he was awarded the Board of Trustees Fellowship from 2007 to 2009.  He has taught Intermediate Financial Accounting at UCF.  He won the Best Paper award for the Business category during the 2009 annual campus-wide Research Forum at UCF.

Chen has presented his research at the American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual meetings in 2009 (New York, NY) and 2010 (San Francisco, CA), BYU Accounting Research Symposium in 2009 (Provo, UT), and the Centre for…