Dane M. Christensen

Assistant Professor of Accounting
Department: Accounting
Office: 375 Business Building
Phone: 814-863-7071
Fax: 814-863-8393
E-mail: dane.christensen@psu.edu
Member of Faculty Since: 2013

Current Research

Professor Christensen does empirical accounting research with a focus on the impact of political forces, corporate misconduct, and corporate social responsibility. 

Publication List

Christensen, "Corporate Accountability Reporting and High-Profile Misconduct", The Accounting Review, forthcoming,

Christensen, Dhaliwal, Boivie, Graffin, "Top Management Conservatism and Corporate Risk Strategies: Evidence from Managers' Personal Political Orientation and Corporate Tax Avoidance", Strategic Management Journal, December 2015, 36, 1918–1938.


Ph.D., Accounting, University of Arizona, 2013

MAcc, Accounting, University of Oregon, 2005

BS, Accounting, University of Oregon, 2004

BA, German, Oregon State University, 2003

CPA, Oregon, 2007


ACCTG 403W, Auditing