Nader Wans

Nader Wans

B.Sc., PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Accounting
Contact Information
Ph: 709.864.3996
Office: BN-2023
Personal Profile

Dr. Nader Wans joined Memorial University in 2012 after completing his doctor of philosophy (PhD) in accounting at Rutgers University in New Jersey, US. Dr. Wans’ primary research focuses on auditing, particularly in the areas of financial restatements, internal controls over financial reporting, and auditor decision-making. Dr. Wans current teaches managerial accounting at the undergraduate level.

  • Anantharaman, D., J. A. Pittman, and N. Wans. 2016. “State Liability Regimes within the U.S. and Auditor Reporting.” The Accounting Review, forthcoming.
  • “Does timing matter? Evidence from Internal Control Weaknesses and Restatement Announcements.” (working paper).
  • “Restatement Announcements and Prior Material Weakness Disclosures.” (working paper).
  • “State Liability Regimes within the US and Auditor Decision-Making.” (working paper with Divya Anantharaman and Dr. Jeffrey Pittman).


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