Ph.D. in Accounting (Minor: Economics), University of Maryland          May 2016 (Expected)

Dissertation: “Industry Linkages and Audit Firms' Industry Portfolio Choice: Evidence from Product Language”

Committee: Rebecca Hann (Chair/Advisor), Michael Kimbrough, Oliver Kim,

                   Richmond Mathew, Andrew Sweeting  

M.S. in Applied Mathematics, University of Massachusetts Amherst                                 May 2011

M.A. in Accounting, University of Florida                                                                         Jan 2009

B.A. in Accounting,  Central University of Finance and Economics                                    July 2007