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James Whitworth

James Whitworth

Assistant Professor
whitworth@usf.edu
Room: BSN 3320
Phone: (813) 974-6513
Vita

James Whitworth is an assistant professor in the Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy, teaching auditing and financial accounting.

His research on audit report timelines has been published in Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, and he received a best paper award from the 2012 Academy of Business Research Conference. Whitworth's research interests include auditing, financial accounting, corporate governance, audit committees, and earnings quality.

Whitworth holds a CPA designation, a PhD in Accountancy from the University of Missouri, a MS in Accounting from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and a bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas. Previously, he was an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He also spent four years as a corporate accountant and one year in public accounting.

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