PhD Student | Accounting and Information Systems

Biography

Derek Christensen, CPA, obtained his Bachelor of Science and Master of Accountancy degrees from the University of Denver. Before entering the PhD program in Accounting Information Systems at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he worked in advisory consulting for Deloitte (Denver). In this role his work focused on the intersection of technical accounting and internal controls. Derek's research interests are concerned with the relationship between capital markets and accounting information.

Teaching

Undergraduate Courses

Accounting Principles (AIS 300), Spring 2020. Download Syllabus
Introduction to accounting from a user's perspective. Covers both financial and managerial accounting. Accounting theory principles, presentation and interpretation of financial reports, financial statement analysis. Measurement, classification, planning and control of costs. Enroll Info: None

Accounting Principles (AIS 300), Spring 2020. Download Syllabus
Introduction to accounting from a user's perspective. Covers both financial and managerial accounting. Accounting theory principles, presentation and interpretation of financial reports, financial statement analysis. Measurement, classification, planning and control of costs. Enroll Info: None