Md Safayat Hossain

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Accounting
Phone: (603) 862-1227
Office: Accounting & Finance, Paul College Rm 313, Durham, NH 03824
Safayat Hossain

Dr. Safayat Hossain is an Assistant Professor of Accounting in the Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. He joined Paul College in the Fall of 2019 and has taught Advanced Accounting, and Financial Statement Analysis. Earlier, he earned his PhD in Accounting from Florida International University.

Dr. Hossain’s research areas include empirical financial accounting and auditing. His research primarily focuses on non-equity financing and financial reporting quality. Dr. Hossain has presented his works at peer-reviewed conferences and received Best Paper Award at the AAA Southeast Regional Conference.

Education

  • Ph.D., Accounting, Florida Intl University
  • M.B.A., Accounting, University of Dhaka
  • M.S.F., Finance, Clark University
  • B.B.A., Accounting, University of Dhaka

Courses Taught

  • ACC 727: Financial Statement Analysis
  • ACFI 725: Financial Statement Analysis
  • ACFI 844: Topics in Advanced Accounting

Selected Publications

Barua, A., Hossain, M. S., & Rama, D. V. (2019). Financial versus operating liability leverage and audit fees. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF AUDITING, 23(2), 231-244. doi:10.1111/ijau.12157

Hossain, M. S., Anderson, M., Warsame, H., & Rashid, H. (2022, April 28). Debt and Equity Issuance and Tax Planning. In 2022 Western Region Meeting. Long Beach, California.

Hossain, M. S., Hasan, M., & Gotti, G. (2020, August 7). Product Market Competition and Earnings Management: The Role of Managerial Ability. In 2020 AAA Annual Meeting. Atlanta GA.

Most Cited Publications