Current Academic Position
Associate Professor of Accounting (Tenured in 2010)
College of Business and Public Administration
Eastern Washington University, Spokane, Washington
(2010 to present and 2007 – 2009), Teaching responsibilities, Accounting Information Systems,
Accounting Theory, Intermediate Accounting I, Intermediate Accounting II, International Accounting,
Cost Accounting, Principles of Financial Accounting, Principles of Managerial Accounting, MBA Financial
Accounting, MBA Managerial Accounting, and MBA Global Accounting Issues
Ph.D. Ohio University, Athens, OH – 2006
Master of Science in Accounting, Taxation
Six-year Diploma in International Journalism – Specialization in China
Advanced Study in the Mandarin Language
Teaching responsibilities - Advanced Accounting, Intermediate Accounting I, Intermediate Accounting II,
Principles of Financial Accounting. And MBA Managerial Accounting
Assistant Professor of Accounting
College of Business Administration
Texas A&M International University - (2006 - 2007)
Teaching responsibilities - Intermediate Accounting I & II
Duties included grading and classroom assistance for the Principles of Financial Accounting course.
Graduate Assistant in Accounting
College of Business and Economics
Boise State University - (2001 - 2002)
Duties included assisting in class, grading exams and helping faculty with academic research projects
Co-Instructor of Record, MBA Program
College of Business and Economics
Boise State University - 2000
Co-instructor of Special Topics MBA Course: Doing Business in the Asian Far East.
Non-Academic Work Experience
This full-time internship for the Spring semester of 2002 was a requirement of my Master of Accounting
Business Analyst (Cost/Management Accounting and Strategic Planning Position)
Professional at a major international agriculture company. My work duties included extensive
management accounting responsibilities, acquisition and development of ERPs and ERMs, separate
inventory management modules, integration and implementation of management and accounting
information systems, and the preparation of strategic plans. I also managed certain international projects
such as providing customized beef for Japan.
Financial Accounting, International Accounting, Russian Accounting, Accounting History, International
Taxation, Management Accounting, Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies
Financial Accounting (GAAP), International Financial Accounting (IFRS), Accounting Information Systems,
Management Accounting, International Business, Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies, Taxation
• Djatej, A., Chen, Y., Eriksen, S., Zhou, D., (2015) Understanding Students’ Major Choice
in Accounting: An Application of the Theory of Reasoned Action. Global Perspectives
in Accounting Education, 12, 53-‐72.
History. International Journal of Research in Business and Social Science IJRBS Vol.4
• Bohdan, R., Tipton, E., Kiefer, D., & Djatej, A. M. (2014). The case of minority small
business owners: empirical evidence of problems in loan financing. International
Journal of Finance & Banking Studies, 3 (3), 1-‐13.
• Zhou, D., Djatej, A. M., Sarikas, R., & Senteney, D. (2014). The growth of industry web
portals: framework and guidelines. International Journal of e-‐Collaboration, 10 (4),
• Eriksen, S. D. & Djatej, A. (2014). Martins Manufacturing Inc.: an advanced ABC/ABM
case, with strategic consideration. Journal of Business Cases and Applications.
• Eagle, D., Djatej, A., Grinder, B., & Kiefer, D. (2012). Revisiting Issues Involving Risk.
International Research Journal of Applied Finance, III (6), 770-‐786.
• Eagle, D. & Djatej, A.(2012) The Percent-‐Change Extension to the DuPont Identity.
Asian Journal of Finance & Accounting 4 (2), 75-‐85.
• Eagle, D., Djatej, A., Grinder, B., & Kiefer, D. (2012) Revisiting Issues Involving Risk.
• McGee, R. W., Djatej, A. M., & Sarikas, R. H. S. (2012). The Ethics of Tax Evasion: A
Survey of Hispanic Opinion. Accounting & Taxation, 4 (1), 53-‐74.
• Djatej, A., Zhou, D., Gorton, D., & McGonigle, W. (2012). Critical factors of IFRS
adoption in the US: an empirical study. Journal of Finance & Accountancy, 9 (April
2012), 1-‐14. Zhou, D., Djatej, A., Chen, Y., & Senteney, D. (2011). Recruiting MIS
minors: the impact of in-‐depth database exposure in the accounting information
systems course. International Journal of Management & Information Systems, 15 (3),
• Zhou, D., Djatej, A., Chen, Y., & Senteney, D. (2011). Recruiting MIS minors: the impact
of in-‐depth database exposure in the accounting information systems
course. International Journal of Management & Information Systems, 15 (3), 119-‐128.
• Djatej, A. M. (2010). An Investigation Of The Comparative Impact Of Degree Of
Implementation Of IFRS Upon The Public And Private Information Quality Of Asia
Pacific Country Firms. International Business & Economics Research Journal.
• Djatej, A. M., Gao, G., Sarikas, R. H. S., & Senteney, D. L. (2011). Eastern and Western
European firms public and private information quality: The comparative impact of
degree of implementation of IFRS. Emerging Markets Review, 12 (2), 111-‐129.
• Djatej, A. M. & McGonigle, W. (2010). Budgetary Goal Difficulty: An Experimental
Study. International Journal of Managerial and Financial Accounting.
• Djatej, A. M. (2010). The Indexing Paradox Be Thankful for Irrational
Analysts. International Journal of Monetary Economics and Finance.
• Djatej, A. M. (2010). The rationality of index investing and paradoxes of
indexation. Investment Management and Financial Innovations.
• Djatej, A. M. (2009). An Investigation of the Comparative Impact of Degree of
Implementation of IFRS Upon the Public and Private Information Quality of East and
West European Firms. Advances in Accounting.
• Djatej, A., Senteney, D., & Sarikas, R. (2009). An Investigation of the Impact of Degree
of IFRS Implementation of the Comparative Accuracy and Bias of Equity Securities
Analysts East and West European Firms Earnings Forecasts. Journal of Applied
• Djatej, A., Zhou, D., McGonigle, W., & Sarikas, R. (2009). Impact of In-‐depth Exposure
of Databse Knowledge to Accounting Students: an Empirical Study. Global Education
• Djatej, A. M. & Sarikas, R. (2009). The Second World War and Soviet
Accounting Accounting History.
• Djatej, A., Senteney, D., & Sarikas, R. (2008). Accounting Issues: An Investigation of
the Comparative Accuracy and Bias of Equity Securities Analysts East and West
European Firms Earnings Forecasts. International Business & Economics Research
• Djatej, A., Senteney, D., Sarikas, R., & Gao, G. (2008). An Investigation of the Impact of
Degree of IFRS Implementation on the Comparative Accuracy and Bias of Equity
Securities Analysts Asian Pacific Rim Earnings Forecasts. The Journal of the American
• Djatej, A. M. & Sarikas, R. (2007). A consideration of Russian History and Potential
Problems in the Accounting Systems Offered to Russia. Finance and Business – A
journal of Science and Practice (Russian Language Journal)
• Sarikas, R., and Djatej, A. M.,  History and the Russian Accounting Transition.
Book Chapters in Scholarly Books
Djatej, A. M. (2008). "Russian Financial Accounting From the Viewpoint of Intercultural
Communications", In Robert W. McGee (Ed.)
Accounting Reform in Transition and Developing
. New York: Springer.
Djatej, A. M. (2008). "Tax Reform Needs in China and the United States: Perhaps a Chance to Learn from
Taxation and Public Finance in Transition and Developing
, (pp. 423-432). Springer.
Djatej, A. M. (2009). "Accounting Reform and the Role of Cultural and Historical Paradigms in Transitional
Accounting Reform in Transition and Developing Economies
Economies of Eastern Europe", In Press, In Robert W. McGee (Ed.)
Accounting Reform in Transition and
Djatej, A. M. & Sarikas, R. (2005). Review of The History of Financial Accounting: A Textbook by Sokolov
Finance and Business - A Journal of Science and Practice
[Russian Language Journal]
Presentation of Refereed Papers
Djatej, A. M., Gao, G., Sarikas, R., & Senteney, D.,
Prediction of US Listed ADR Forms Selection of
. Clute Institute International Academic Conferences, 2011 New Orleans Louisiana,
New Orleans, Louisiana.
Djatej, A., Sarikas, R., & Dowd, J. (2008, July).
12th World Congress of Accounting Historians, Istanbul, Turkey.
Djatej, A. M. (2008, June).
Comparative Accuracy and Bias of Equity Securities Analysts Asian Pacific Rim Earnings Forecasts.
International Business %26 Economics Research Conference, Beverley Hills, California.
Djatej, A. M. (2006, October).
A Culture Investigation of the Usefulness of International Financial
Reporting Standards: Implications for Accuracy and Bias of Equity Securities Analysts Non-U.S. Listed
Firms Earnings Forecasts.
18th Annual Asian Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues, Maui,
Djatej, A. M., Sarikas, R., & L'Vova, D. (2007, August).
Djatej, A. M. (2005, October).
Great as a Historical Basis to Help Understand the Difficulties in Contemporary Russian Accounting
The Accounting Profession in Transition: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Change;
Sponsored by the Academy of Acc, Columbus, Ohio.
Djatej, A. M. (2004, November).
Learn From Each Other.
16th Annual Asian Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues, Seoul,
2012-2015: Search Committee
2011-Current: Department Personal committee
2010-2011: AIS Department Faculty
2010-2011: AIS Department Personnel Committee
2007-2008 – 2008-2009: AIS Department Faculty
2010-current: AACSB accreditation maintenance assessment task-force committee.
2010-2011: Undergraduate Business Program Committee
2007-2008 – 2010-2011: CBPA Faculty
2008-2009: MBA Curriculum Committee
2007-2008: Teaching and Learning Committee
2006-2007: Ph.D. Committee: Served as a member of the Texas A&M International University College of
Business Administration Ph. Committee. The group was responsible for overseeing the Ph.D. Program in
Other Institutional Service Activities:
2010-2012: Professional Development Workshop Coordinator: Developing weekly workshops for students
on developing professional skills needed for employment... involves locating speakers, scheduling
workshops, and promotion of these workshops. Took over from E Murff beginning Spring 2011
Service to the Profession
2006-2007: Research in Accounting Regulation, Ad Hoc Reviewer for a manuscript submitted to
Research in Accounting Regulation
Instruction Related Workshop
2008-2009: CBPA Spring 2009 Writing Workshop. Spokane, Washington.
New Faculty Consortium sponsored by Ernst & Young at the Landsdowne Resort, January 25-28, 2007
Deloitte 2005 Oil & Gas Conference at Hilton Americas - Houston - December 7, 2005. Houston, Texas