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)


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

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

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


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.


2010 UM Graduate Achievement Award

2009 Best Manuscript Award - AAA SE Regional Meeting

2008 AAA Doctoral Consortium Fellow


Florida Institute of CPA's

American Accounting Association

Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance

Grants and Contracts Awarded

Kip Research Fellow - 2014 & 2015

Publications & Presentations


Slater, R. and Hart, D. (2015). Deductibility of Expenses for Studying Abroad. Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad, forthcoming.


Hart, D. and Wang, K. Where Students and Faculty Agree and Disagree: A Study of Good Teaching for Teaching Evaluation. Journal of Accounting Education, under review. 


Goel, L., Hart, D., Junglas, I., & Ives, B. IS Use: Conceptualization and Measurement. Computers in Human Behavior, under review.



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


Hart, D., Slater, R., Deductibility of Expenses for Study Abroad, Presented at the International Business Research Conference at UNF, February 2015.


HartContact Information

Building 42, Room 3121

(904) 620-5316


Office Hours

Mon, Tue & Wed afternoon