Dana L Hart

Assistant Professor

Accounting & Finance • Coggin College of Business

Areas of Expertise

Teaching: Intermediate Financial Accounting and Individual Taxation

Research: Taxation, Executive Compensation, Education, (Behavioral Research)

Education

Ph.D., University of Mississippi ( Accountancy, 2012)

M.Acc., University of Mississippi ( Taxation, 1996)

B.BA., University of Louisiana at Monroe ( Accounting, 1994)

Biography

Prior to entering academia full-time, Dr. Hart worked in public accounting as a tax accountant and software support specialist in a local CPA firm in Louisiana.  She earned her Masters and PhD in Accountancy at the University of Mississippi where she also taught in the Patterson School of Accountancy as an Instructor.  Dr. Hart served as an Assistant Professor at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and an Associate Professor at Austin Community College.  She maintains an active CPA license and is professionally involved with the American Accounting Association and the Florida Institute of CPA's.

Awards

Distinguished Research Award “Teaching Accounting Effectively:  An Examination of Accounting Students and Faculty Perceptions,” Academy of Educational Leadership, 2016 Spring Conference

KIP UNF Summer Research Grant 2014 and 2015

University of Mississippi 2010 Graduate Achievement Award

Best Manuscript Award – American Accounting Association 2009 Southeast Regional Meeting

University of Mississippi - 2008 American Accounting Association/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow

University of Mississippi Recipient of 2007 Study Abroad Scholarship

University of Mississippi 1st Recipient of Northwest Flight Scholarship for Study Abroad (2007)

Affiliations

Beta Gamma Sigma

Detla Sigma Pi

Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

American Accounting Association

Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance

Grants and Contracts Awarded

Kip UNF Summer Research Fellow - 2014 & 2015

Publications & Presentations

Publications:

 

Hart, D., Slater, R., and Kavan, B., (Under Review). Tax Considerations of Medical Tourism, CPA Journal.

 

Dzuranin, A., Perols, J., and Hart, D. (forthcoming). Huskie Motor Corporation: Visualizing the Present and Predicting the Future, Institute of Management Accountants Educational Case Journal.

 

Kavan, B., Goel, L., and Hart, D., (forthcoming). Creating Value Through Collaboration: A Longitudinal Case Study in a Deeply Functionalized Organization, Quarterly Review of Business Disciplines.

 

Goel, Lakshmi; Hart, Dana; Junglas, Iris; Ives, Blake, (2016). Acceptable IS Use: Conceptualization and Measurement. Computers in Human Behavior, 55(A), 322-328. doi.org/10.1016/j.chb.2015.09.029

 

Hart, D., and Wang, K., (2016). Teaching Accounting Effectively: An Examination of Accounting Students and Faculty Perceptions, Allied Academy of Educational Leadership, 20(1), 93-107.

 

Slater, R., Hart, D., (2015). Deductibility of Expenses for Study Abroad, Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad, XXVI, Fall 2015. frontiersjournal.org

 

Presentations:

 

Slater, R. and Hart, D., Surface and Basal Components of Information: Explaining Order Effects in Auditor Judgment, International Academy of Business Disciplines Annual Conference (April 2017).

 

Kavan, B., Goel, L., and Hart, D., Creating Value Through Collaboration: A Longitudinal Case Study in a Deeply Functionalized Organization, International Academy of Business Disciplines Annual Conference (April 2017).

 

Hart, D., Slater, R., and Kavan, B., The Tax Implications of Medical Tourism as a Health Benefit:  What HR Managers Need to Know, International Academy of Business Disciplines Annual Conference (April 2016)

 

Hart, D., and Wang, K., Teaching Accounting Effectively: An Examination of Accounting Students and Faculty Perceptions, Allied Academies Spring International Conference (March 2016)

 

Hart, D., Slater, R., and Kavan, B., Deductibility of Medical Expenses Incurred Abroad, presented at the International Business Research Conference at UNF (February 2016)

 

Hart, D., Slater, R., Carpe Per Diem, presented at the Allied Academics International Internet Conference (July 2015)

 

Slater, R., Hart, D., Deductibility of Expenses for Studying Abroad, presented at The International Business Research Conference at UNF (February 2015)

 

Hart, D., Teaching Accounting Effectively: An Examination of Accounting Students and Faculty Perceptions of a Good Teacher; Presented at 2010 Southeast Region Meeting, Peer Reviewed for Presentation at 2010 AAA Annual Meeting

 

Hart, D., An Examination of the Validity of the Teacher Behaviors Checklist; Presented at 2009 Southeast Region Meeting

 

Hart, D., Outsourcing: Its Effect on Client Trust; Presented at 2009 Accounting, Behavior and Organizations Mid-Year Meeting

HartContact Information

Building 42, Room 3121

(904) 620-5316

dana.hart@unf.edu


Office Hours

TTh 3:00 - 4:00 & 7:30 - 9:00