Roman Chychyla

Asst. Professor

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Roman Chychyla is an assistant professor in the Department of Accounting at the Miami Herbert Business School. His research examines the determinants and consequences of firms’ choices related to format, presentation, and non-numeric content of firms’ communications with stakeholders as well as the use of technology in accounting. Professor Chychyla's work has been published in leading accounting and information systems academic journals including The Accounting Review (TAR), Journal of Accounting and Economics (JAE), and Journal of Information Systems (JIS). He holds PhD in Accounting Information Systems from Rutgers University, a B.S. degree in Mathematics and a M.S. degree in Statistics from Ivan Franko National University in L’viv, Ukraine.


2014Ph.D. Accounting Rutgers University
2009M.S. Statistics (with honors) Ivan Franko National University, Lviv, Lviv, Ukraine
2008B.S. Mathematics (with honors) Ivan Franko National University, Lviv, Lviv, Ukraine

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Financial accounting

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Financial accounting

Professional Experience

2015 - Assistant Professor, Accounting, Miami Herbert Business School
2014 - 2015isiting Assistant Professor, Accounting, Miami Herbert Business School

Honors & Acknowledgements

Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Outstanding Discussion Award, 2021
Recipient of Provost Research Award, 2016
Doctoral Consortium Fellow, American Accounting Association/Deloitte Foundation J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium, 2013
Recipient of Dissertation Fellowship, 2013
Winner of Dean’s competition for summer Ph.D. research assistants, 2013
Recipient of Rutgers Business School Ph.D. Summer Research Scholarship, 2010

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Content analysis; disclosure presentation; XBRL


With D. Falsetta and S. Ramnath Strategic Choice of Presentation Format: The Case of ETR Reconciliations (The Accounting Review. Forthcoming).

With V. Anand, K. Bochkay, and A.Leone Using Python for Text Analysis in Accounting Research (Foundations and Trends in Accounting. 2020).

With K. Bochkay and D. Nanda Dynamics of CEO Disclosure Style (The Accounting Review. 2019).

With A. Leone and M. Minutti-Meza Complexity of Financial Reporting Standards and Accounting Expertise (Journal of Accounting and Economics. 2019).

With K. Bochkay, S. Sankaraguruswamy, and M. Willenborg Management Disclosures of Going-Concern Uncertainties: the Case of Initial Public Offerings (The Accounting Review. 2018).

With A. Kogan Using XBRL to Conduct A Large-Scale Study Of Discrepancies Between the Accounting Numbers in Compustat and SEC 10-K Filings (Journal of Information Systems. 2015).

With M. Cao and T. Stewart Big Data Analytics in Financial Statement Audits (Accounting Horizons. 2015).