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Mahfuz Chy

Assistant Professor
347 Cornell Hall
Zoom MW 6:30-7:15 pm and by appointment

Dr. Mahfuz Chy is an assistant professor of accountancy. Prior to doctoral studies, he completed Master of Science in statistics from Virginia Tech and a Master of Science in mathematical finance from the University of North Carolina Charlotte. He also worked as a statistician in Raleigh, N.C. His research interests broadly span financial and auditing archival topics. Some specific areas of his current research focus on real effects of accounting/auditing, managerial short-termism, debt contracting and unintended consequences of accounting/auditing regulations.


BBA, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2007; MS, Mathematical Finance, University of North Carolina-Charlotte, 2009; MS, Statistics, Virginia Tech, 2010; PhD, University of Toronto, Canada, 2018