Mary Kate Dodgson
Curriculum VitaeAssistant Professor of Accounting

Mary Kate Dodgson


Northeastern University
360 Huntington Ave
Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5000


m.dodgson@northeastern.edu


Profile

Education

Ph.D, University of Massachusetts Amherst
BS, Accounting, Lehigh University

Research & Teaching Interests

Professor Dodgson's research interests are in the area of judgment and decision-making, with specific interests in the auditor-client relationship, auditor-client negotiations, auditor independence, and professional skepticism. Professor Dodgson's teaching interests include auditing and financial accounting.

Industry & Academic Experience

Before joining the D'Amore-McKim School as of Business at Northeastern University, Professor Dodgson worked in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers and in corporate finance for Tory Burch. She also taught several courses during her PhD program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Awards & Recognition

Outstanding Doctoral Student Teaching Award, Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2016

Accounting Doctoral Scholar (ADS) Award Recipient, The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), 2012-2016

AAA Deloitte J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2015

Arthur H. Carter Graduate Student Research Award Recipient, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2015

Presentations

Selected Presentations

Dodgson, M. K. (Author and Presenter), C. P. Agoglia (Author Only), G. B. Bennett (Author Only), and J. Cohen (Author Only). (2017). Managing the Auditor-Client Relationship Through Audit Partner Rotations: The Experiences of Audit Firm Partners. In AAA Audit Midyear Meeting, Orlando, FL, January.

Dodgson, M. K. (Author Only), C. P. Agoglia (Author Only), and G. B. Bennett (Author and Presenter). (2017). The Effect of Expectancy Violations and Audit Partner Tenure on Client Managers' Negotiation Positions: Benefits and Implications of Longer Partner Tenure. In AAA Audit Midyear Meeting, Orlando, FL, January.

Dodgson, M. K. (Author and Presenter), C. P. Agoglia (Author Only), G. B. Bennett (Author Only), and J. Cohen (Author Only). (2017). Managing the Auditor-Client Relationship Through Audit Partner Rotations: The Experiences of Audit Firm Partners. In 23rd Annual International Symposium on Audit Research, Sydney, Australia, June.

Dodgson, M. K. (Author Only), C. P. Agoglia (Author Only), and G. B. Bennett (Author and Presenter). (2017). The Effect of Expectancy Violations and Audit Partner Tenure on Client Managers' Negotiation Positions: Benefits and Implications of Longer Partner Tenure. In 23rd Annual International Symposium on Audit Research, Sydney, Australia, June.