JP graduated from Rider University with a BA in English (2006) and a Masters of Accountancy (2008). He currently resides on campus at Rutgers University, Newark Campus.
Currently a 4th year PhD student, JP’s primary research interests involve the formalization of accounting standards, ontology development, and standards implementation practices. Secondary interests include auditor behavior and executive compensation. In his spare time, JP is a distance runner and builds computers for friends.