Huldah A. Ryan, Ph.D.

Department Chair

Ph.D., University of Houston


Professor Ryan teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in financial accounting and reporting, financial statement analysis, cost and international accounting.

Selected Publications:
“Clawback Provisions and Firm Performance” with E. Mariola, Journal of Business and Accounting, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 81-91, Fall 2013. 

“Abusive Tax Shelters and Government Misconduct” with W. Bottiglieri and A. Griffith, Journal of Business and Economic Research, Vol. 10, No. 12, pp. 665-671, December 2012.

“Outsourcing: Pre- and Post-Economic Meltdown” with V. Calluzzo and C. Cante, American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences (ASBBS) EJournal, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 75-84, Summer 2012.

“Fraud versus Ethics: The Case of the Backdating of Stock Options” with W. Bottiglieri and S. Kroleski, in Corporate Ethics, C. Sri Krishna (Ed.), pp. 222-241, 2009-10.

“The Sarbanes-Oxley Act: Rebuilding Shareholder Confidence with Strategic Alliances” with C. Cante and V. Calluzzo, Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, Vol.15, No. 1, Spring 2007, pp.103-113.

“Corporate Governance: Pre- and Post-Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002” with C. Cante and V. Calluzzo, Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, Vol.14, No.1,Fall 2006, pp. 199-208. 

"Managerial Entrenchment, Corporate Performance, and CEO Turnover” with E. Mariola, Business Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1-2, Fall-Spring, 2003, pp. 49-56.

“Fair Values: A Framework For Teaching The Standards On Accounting For Financial Instruments” with M. Mensah and H. Hong, International Business & Economics Research Journal, Vol.1, No. 4, April 2002, pp. 99-106.

"CEO Compensation and Performance of Commercial Banks”, with A. Akhigbe and J. Madura, Contemporary Banking Issues, Vol. 23, No. 11, 1997, pp. 40-55.

"An Empirical Analysis of Qualitative Management Earnings Forecasts," with M. Mensah and H. Hong, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, December 1996, pp. 1245-1265.

Professional Activities:
Chair, Department of Accounting, Hagan School of Business, Iona College (July, 2013-Present)

Awards, Honors, etc.:
Chair, Department of Accounting

Reviewer, International Business and Economy Conference

Reviewer, International Contributions Research Award, Iona College (2010-2014)