Christine Earley Ph.D., CPA


Contact Information:


Ryan Center for Business Studies 351


Ph.D. - Accounting University of Pittsburgh, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business

Area(s) of Expertise:

Auditing and ethics in accounting

Awards and Honors:

Excellence in Research Award Providence College School of Business

Scholarship Collaboration Award Providence College School of Business

Outstanding Author Contribution Award Emerald Literati Network

Innovation in Auditing and Assurance Education Award American Accounting Association Auditing Section

School of Business Innovation in Teaching Award University of Connecticut

Selected Publications:

Earley, C. (2015) Data Analytics in Auditing: Opportunities and Challenges. Business Horizons.(58), 493-500.

Westermann, K. Bedard, J. Earley, C. (2015) Learning the "Craft" of Auditing: A Dynamic View of Auditors' On-the-job Learning. Contemporary Accounting Research.(32), 864-896.

Camp, J. Earley, C. Morse, J. (2015) The Use of Alternative Quiz Formats to Enhance Students’ Experiences in the Introductory Accounting Course. Advances in Accounting Education.(17), 25-43.

Earley, C. Feng, N. Kelly, P. (2015) The City of Providence, RI: A case examining the financial condition of a U.S. municipality. Issues In Accounting Education.(30), 127-139.

Cullinan, C. Earley, C. Roush, P. (2013) Multiple Auditing Standards & Standard Setting: Implications for Practice and Education. Current Issues in Auditing.(7), C1-C10.

Hurtt, R. Brown-Liburd, H. Earley, C. Krishnamoorthy, G. (2013) Research on Auditor Professional Skepticism: Literature Synthesis and Opportunities for Future Research. Auditing: A Journal Of Practice And Theory.(32), 45-97.

Kelly, P. Earley, C. (2011) Ethical Leaders in Accounting. Advances in Accounting Education.(12), 53-76.

Kelly, P. Earley, C. (2009) Leadership and Organizational Culture: Lessons Learned from Arthur Andersen. Accounting and the Public Interest.(9), 129-147.

Earley, C. Hoffman, V. Joe, J. (2008) Reducing Management's Influence on Auditors' Judgments: An Experiemental Investigation of SOX 404 Assessments. Accounting Review.(83), 1461-1485.

Ballou, B. Earley, C. Rich, J. (2004) The Impact of Strategic Positioning Evaluation on Auditor Judgments About Business Process Performance. Auditing: A Journal Of Practice And Theory.(23), 71-88.

Earley, C. (2002) The Differential Use of Information by Experienced and Novice Auditors in the Performance of Complex Audit Tasks. Contemporary Accounting Research.(19), 595-614.

Earley, C. (2001) Knowledge Acquisition in Auditing: Training Novice Auditors to Recognize Cue Relationships in Real Estate Valuation. Accounting Review.(76), 81-97.

Selected Presentations:

Kuselias, S. Earley, C. Perreault, S. International Symposium of Audit Research. , Maastrict, Netherlands - "The Impact of Firm Identity on Accountants’ Error Reporting Decisions: An Experimental Investigation" June, 2018

Kuselias, S. Earley, C. Perreault, S. American Tax Association Midyear Meeting. , New Orleans, LA - "The Impact of Firm Identity on Accountants’ Error Reporting Decisions: An Experimental Investigation" February, 2018

Earley, C. AAA Annual Meeting. American Accounting Association, Chicago, IL - "Panelist: The Future of Auditing" August, 2015

Hartley, C. Earley, C. American Accounting Association Northeast Regional Meeting. American Accounting Association, - "Opening Plenary " A Decade of Accounting Wars"" October, 2012

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