Juwon Jang

Dr. Juwon Jang earned his DBA in accounting at UMass Lowell and a Ph.D. in agricultural economics from Texas A&M University. Prior to joining academia, He worked as a financial regulator for 10 years. He has published in refereed journals including Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting (RQFA) and Accounting and Finance (AF). His scholarly activities include research into firms’ financial reporting behavior, executive compensation, and earnings management.


  • The University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, DBA in Accounting - August 2022
  • Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics - May 2019


Financial Supervisory Service (Seoul, Korea) - 2002-2011, Senior Associate (Bank Examiner)


  • J. Jang, and E. Lee. 2021. Do record earnings affect market reactions to earnings news? Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 56(4) 1259-1287.

  • X. Hao, J. Jang, and E. Lee. 2020. High accruals momentum. Accounting and Finance, 60(4): 3647-3679.

Juwon Jang

Assistant Professor of Accounting