Rutgers Accounting Doctoral Symposium (RADS) 2024

Rutgers Business School proudly presents the inaugural Rutgers Accounting Doctoral Symposium (RADS), scheduled for April 5th, 2024. This event aims to serve as a dynamic platform for accounting doctoral students to present and exchange ideas.

05 Apr
Price: FREE
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Online

Rutgers Business School proudly presents the inaugural Rutgers Accounting Doctoral Symposium (RADS), scheduled for April 5th, 2024 (Friday), hosted online via Zoom. This pioneering event aims to serve as a dynamic platform for accounting doctoral students, facilitating the exchange of innovative ideas, fostering collaborative efforts, enhancing preparedness for the academic job market, and providing an opportunity for detailed feedback on research endeavors and presentations.

Unique Symposium Features:

  • Student-Led Initiative: The symposium is uniquely designed and led by doctoral students, augmented by insights and guidance from faculty members.
  • Focus on Collaboration and Feedback: A key focus is to enable students to interact, collaborate, and receive critical feedback in a nurturing environment.

Call for Submissions:

  • Eligibility: We invite original, solo-authored paper submissions from current accounting Ph.D. students (excluding final-year students).
  • Topics: Submissions can span various topics and methodologies, including but not limited to Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Auditing, Tax, Accounting Information Systems, and various research methodologies (Empirical, Analytical, Experimental, Surveys, Field Studies).
  • Awards: Five papers will be selected for presentation. Each selected paper's author will receive a "Best Paper Award" and a $1,000 monetary prize. Additionally, the best presenter, as rated by audience feedback, will receive the “Best Presenter Award” and an additional $1,000.

Participation Details:

  • Audience: The symposium is open to all PhD students and faculty members. Registration is required but at no cost.
  • Interactive Feedback: Participants will play a crucial role in providing feedback and influencing the Best Presenter Award decision.

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Submission Guidelines:

  • Format: Submit papers in PDF format.
  • Deadline: March 1st, 2024, by midnight (11:59 PM EST).
  • Notification: Authors of accepted papers will be notified by March 10th, 2024.

Submission Link

Advisory Committee:
Hilal Atasoy, Kari Lee, and Guang Ma
Department of Accounting & Information Systems
Rutgers Business School

Contact

Please contact one of the advisory committee if you have additional questions.

Price

This event is free.