DBA, Argosy University, 2013. Major: International Business Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Accounting Dissertation Title: “Globalization and the expectations gaap: Exploring the use of
expatriate management to improve the quality of earnings being reported by MNC’s”
MS, University of New Haven, 1985. Major: Accounting Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Taxation Thesis Title: Replacing the Domestic International Sales Corporation
BS, University of New Haven, 1975. Major: Accounting
I am a former Senior Tax and Financial Executive with extensive hands on experience
in global tax compliance, audit and tax planning for publicly traded corporations.
Before returning to the University of New Haven, I have spent over thirty five years
between public accounting and corporate practice. This hand’s on experience has put
me in a unique position to not only teach theory, but how it applies to real world
situations and what students can expect after graduation. My area of research interest
is international accounting and taxation which includes transnational transactions
and global convergence of accounting standards.
Rainish, R., Mensz, P., Mohs, J. N., Awarded Best In Conference Track, AABRI International
Conference Hawaii, "Global Financial Model for the Value Chain," Academic and Business
Research Institute, Oahu, Hawaii. (June 12, 2014).
Refereed Journal Articles
Rainish, R., Mensz, P., & Mohs, J., Global Financial Model for the Value Chain, Journal
of Finance and Accountancy, Volume 18 (January 2015)
Mohs, J with Rainish, R & Mensz, P. (Co-Author & Presenter), University of New Haven
College of Business Research Forum, "Global Model for the Value Chain”, West Haven
Connecticut (December 3. 2014).
Assistant Professor, University of New Haven. (September 2012 - Present).
Graduate and undergraduate classroom instructor. Areas include Financial, Managerial
and International Accounting and Taxation
University coordinator for the IRS volunteer income tax assistance program
Faculty advisor to the university DECA program
Member Assessment of learning committee
Member MBA outcome assessment committee
Co-Chair Ad-hoc Master of Science in Accounting evaluation committee
A consulting firm specializing in tax planning services for small and mid-size privately
held multinational organizations, which focuses in the areas of international transaction
analysis and structuring, transfer pricing reviews and IFRS adoption practices.
Director of Taxes - Photronics, Inc. (October 2004 - August 2010).
Manager of Domestic Tax - ACNielsen Corporation (October 1998 - April 2002).
Manager Tax Planning - United Distillers North America, Inc. (February 1989 - October
Additionally I have held various positions with Price Waterhouse, Bridgeport Hydraulic
Company, Sonat, Inc. Raymark Industries, Inc. and Meritor Credit Corporation. Continuously
gained financial and tax responsibility and experience with rolls ranging from Intern
to Tax Manager.
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants