Texas Tech University

Jon Durrant, CPA

Third-Year Ph.D. Student
Accounting

Email: jon.durrant@ttu.edu

Phone: 806.834.4421

Office Hours: 

Room Number: E364

Education: MAcc, Utah State University (2007)

Area of Expertise: Archival issues in taxation

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Jon Durrant

Education and Professional Experience

 Education:

  • MAcc, Utah State University (2007)
  • Bachelors, University of Utah 
    • Bachelors in Science in Accounting (2004)
    • Bachelors in Science in Finance (2004)
    • Bachelors in Science in Economics (2013)

Professional Experience:

  • Leverich Group (January 2008 - April 2013)
    • Senior Accountant, Performed both Tax and Audit duties
  • Fidelity Investments (November 2004 - May 2006)
    • Series 7 and 63 - Inactive

 

Research

Works in Progress:
  • The Impact of Net Operating Loss Incentives on Manager Compensation (with Keith Walker and Manuel Sanchez)
  • Determinants of Cheap CFO's and their Impact on Abnormal Accruals, Accounting Quality, and Tax Aggressiveness

Grants:

  • Rawls College of Business (with Keith Walker, Robert Ricketts, and Manuel Sanchez): $2,500 (Spring 2014)

 

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience:
  • Texas Tech University
    • ACCT 2300 (Financial Accounting), Summer II 2015