Department of Accounting

Department Chair:

John Koeplin

Fernando Heineck Comiran

Assistant Professor

(415) 422-4214

Assistant Professor Fernando Comiran brings to USF both an enthusiasm for accounting and a philosophy that attempts to integrate real-world…

Education

Ph.D. Business Administration - Accounting, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 2014, M.Sc. Finance and Accounting, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, 2009, B.S. Electrical Engineering, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, 2005

Tatiana Fedyk

Associate Professor

(415) 422-4697

Assistant Professor Tatiana Fedyk is an experienced financial analyst and consultant who, before teaching at USF, held teaching positions at the…

Education

B.S., Mechanics and Mathematics, Moscow State University, 1988, M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Moscow State University, 1990, C.P.A., Certified Public Accountant, Moscow, Russia, 1996, Ph.D., Accounting, University of California at Berkeley, 2008

Carol Graham

Full Professor

(415) 422-5647

Carol Graham joined USF's Department of Accounting as a faculty member in 1998. Carol has a PhD in Accounting & Finance from the…

Education

Ph.D., Accounting & Finance, University of Strathclyde, Scotland, U.K., 1995, Visiting Ph.D. student, Department of Accounting, New York University, NY, 1992 – 1994 , B.A., Business Administration (Accounting), University of Strathclyde, Scotland, U.K., 1989

Joohyung Ha

Assistant Professor


Assistant Professor Joohyung Ha teaches accounting grounded in the Jesuit principles of educating the whole person with the aim to develop business…

Education

Ph.D., Accounting, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 2011, M.S.F., Finance, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, 2006, M.P.A., Professional Accounting, University of Texas, Austin, TX, 2005, B.S. Accounting, University of Ulsan, South Korea, 2004

John Koeplin

Associate Professor

(415) 422-2563

Associate Professor of Accounting John Koeplin shows his deep commitment to USF’s core values through teaching students. As a rigorous academic and…

Education

Ph.D., Accounting, University of North Texas, TX, 1998, M.A., Divinity and Theology, Regis School of Theology, Denver, CO, 1991 (Ordained Roman Catholic Priest, June 1991), M.B.A., Taxation, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA, 1983

Expertise

Member of the Board of Trustees, Downtown College Preparatory School (San Jose) (2016-current)

Dawn G Mayer

Adjunct Professor

(415) 422-5816

Dawn G. Mayer is the associate director of Tax Compliance for the University of San Francisco where she advises the University community regarding…

Education

AB, Bryn Mawr College, JD, Temple University , LLM, New York University

Diane Roberts

Professor

(415) 422-6380

Diane Roberts, Professor of Accounting, is motivated by a deep concern for unethical financial reporting and non-transparent corporate accounting,…

Education

PhD, Accounting from the University of California, Irvine, MS, Accounting from California State University, Sacramento, BA, Economics, University of California, Davis