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Adam Du Pon

Ph.D. Student


Financial/Managerial Archival

Began Ph.D. Program



Adam graduated cum laude from the University of Utah with a bachelor's degree in accounting and with a master's degree in accounting in 2008 and 2009, respectively.  He anticipates graduating from Virginia Tech with his Ph.D. in May 2021.

Adam's research interests include financial reporting fraud, the information environment, cost management, and capital projects.  He is a CMA and worked for eight years in the gold mining and automotive manufacturing industries in management accounting and corporate finance roles.  Along with bringing practical relevance and tools to the classroom, Adam is passionate about conducting accounting research that is relevant to decision makers, regulators, and academics regarding multi-generational prosperity.