Lisa Owens-Jackson, Ph.D., CPA
North Carolina A & T State University
School of Business and Economics
Department of Accounting and Finance, 242 Merrick Hall
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27411
Lisa Owens-Jackson, Ph.D., CPA is an Associate Professor of Accounting at North Carolina A&T State University’s Department of Accounting & Finance. Dr. Owens-Jackson received her Ph.D. from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma in 2001. She has a bachelors degree from North Carolina A&T and masters degree from The Ohio State University. She teaches both financial and managerial accounting in the undergraduate and graduate program. She is a Certified Public Accountant in Virginia and North Carolina. Her research concentrates on accounting education and the use of financial and managerial accounting information in governance and decision making. She has presented at the European Accounting Association Congress, the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, the Institute of Management Accountants National Conference, the Lean Accounting Conference and many other regional conferences.
She has published in the Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, American Journal of Business, CPA Journal, Strategic Finance, the Journal of Accountancy, etc. Dr. Owens-Jackson was the recipient of the PhD Project Doctoral Scholarship and the Thurgood Marshall Scholarship. She is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the American Accounting Association, the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, The PhD Project, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Beta Alpha Psi and Beta Gamma Sigma. She serves the Greensboro community as an instructor in the Providence Baptist Church SAT Prep Program and as a member of the YWCA Board of Directors (2010 – 2012).