About Sunil

I am Visiting Asst. Professor of Accounting at Roger Williams University (starting August 2022) and a PhD Candidate in the Department of Accounting and Finance at University of Massachusetts Boston. I am a CPA, ABV, MBA with 10+ years of experience in accounting and taxation.

My current research focuses on Accounting Classification Shifting, Non-Financial Misconduct and Taxes.


  • Ph.D. Candidate 2018 - Current

University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA

  • M.S. Mathematics 2014-2016

Karnataka State Open University, Karnataka, India

  • M.B.A. 2009-2011

Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Research Interests:

Earnings Management, Non-Financial Misconduct, Tax Avoidance