Lisa A. Hinson

Doctoral Student

G2 Brooks Hall
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Additional Addresses
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-3742
Email Address
Lisa A. Hinson CV


Lisa Hinson is a fifth year doctoral student in the J. M. Tull School of Accounting where she focuses on financial archival research. Specifically, her work focuses on disclosure decisions that firms make and how investors incorporate those disclosures into asset prices. In 2015, she was awarded the Deloitte Foundation’s Doctoral Fellowship Award that goes to ten outstanding doctoral students across the country.

Prior to joining the Tull School, Lisa worked at PwC in Charlotte, NC where she focused on audits of financial services firms. She also served as an adjunct instructor at Wake Forest University. Lisa holds a Bachelors in Finance and a Masters in Accounting, both from Wake Forest University. In her spare time, she enjoys playing with her bulldog, running, and watching Wake Forest lose at sporting events.


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
  • Accountancy
Wake Forest University
  • Finance
Wake Forest University

Research Interests

  • Voluntary Disclosure
  • Cost of Capital

Prior Professional Positions

Organization / Department Title Years of Service
Wake Forest University
Adjunct Instructor 2010 to 2011
Auditor 2009 to 2010


Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Doctoral Fellowship Award
Deloitte Foundation