Youngki Jang is an assistant professor of accounting in the Department of Accounting & MIS at the University of Delaware. Before joining the University of Delaware, he served on the faculty of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. His research interests are in the areas of financial and managerial accounting, including cost structure, corporate disclosure and mergers and acquisitions. His research has been published in top-tier academic journals, including The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research and Journal of Business Finance and Accounting. Dr. Jang holds a Ph.D. in management science from the University of Texas at Dallas with a concentration in accounting. Prior to joining academia, he worked as a certified public accountant with PWC and KPMG in South Korea.