Position: Associate Professor of Accounting
Office: (518) 956-8354
Email: wzhang (at) albany.edu
Professor Wei Zhang teaches financial accounting and conducts research on financial disclosure, audit quality, analyst forecasts, managerial compensation, and insider information. She has published in The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Decision Sciences, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, and Journal of Business Finance & Accounting.
Ph.D., Accounting, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2000
Associate Professor of Accounting, University at Albany, 2007 – present;
Associate Professor of Accounting, Clarkson University, 2006 – 2007;
Assistant Professor of Accounting, Clarkson University, 2000 – 2006;
Cahan, S.F., Chaney, P.K., Jeter, D.C., and Zhang, W. 2013. Damaged Auditor Reputation and Analysts' Forecast Revision Frequency. Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory 32 (1), 33-60.
BACC 512 Financial Accounting Theory I
BACC 312/BACC 513 Financial Accounting Theory II