Profile

Robert Yetman
Professor Of Management

Course Taught

Tax Reporting and Analysis

Research Expertise

Corporate tax, income tax, U.S. and international financial accounting, nonprofit accounting and tax issues and international financial accounting, nonprofit accounting and tax issues

“Now, more than ever, transparent and proper accounting disclosures are important for the functioning of markets. Accountants are the trusted ‘score keepers’ relied upon by so many to provide accurate and truthful information. I seek to instill this sense of larger social obligation into my students, to teach them not only the technical accounting rules, but also where those rules came from and why they matter.”

Degrees and Certification

Ph.D., Accounting
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

M.S., Accountancy
San Diego State University

B.S., Engineering
Marietta College | Marietta, Ohio
Certified Public Accountant | 1994–present

Fast Facts

  • 2012 California Society of Certified Public Accountants Outstanding Accounting Educator
  • Member, California Ethics Curriculum Committee
  • Graduate School of Management Professor of the Year, 2005–2007 and 2009–2010
  • Faculty Fellow, American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium, 2009–2010
  • Faculty, UC Davis Wine Executive Program