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Jana Raedy

Jana Raedy

Associate Professor of Accounting, EY Scholar in Accounting and Senior Associate Dean of Business and Operations


CB 3490 Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3490


Jana Raedy teaches  financial reporting courses, including financial research and the core financial reporting sequence.

Her research focuses in two areas – international reporting and the intersection between book and tax reporting.

Dr. Raedy served as associate dean for the Master of Accounting (MAC) Program from 2011 to 2021.

She has published in such journals as Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, The Journal of Accounting and Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of the American Taxation Association and Tax Notes.

Dr. Raedy is the author of the textbook “Intermediate Accounting,” which explores the techniques, judgment and research underlying the preparation and analysis of financial information.

She works with the Ernst & Young Academic Resource Center to provide curriculum materials for academia.

Before she began her academic career, Dr. Raedy worked as a CPA in Kentucky.

She received her PhD from Pennsylvania State University and her MS in agricultural economics from University of Kentucky. She received a BS in accounting and a BS in agricultural economics from the University of Kentucky.