Ozer Asdemir

Associate Professor, Accounting


(651) 962-5436

2115 Summit Ave
McNeely Hall 328
St. Paul, MN 55105

B.S., Economics, Bilkent University
Ph.D., Management Science, Concentration in Accounting, University of Texas at Dallas

See publications in UST Research Online

Ozer Asdemir earned his Ph.D. in management science with a concentration in accounting from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2005. His research interests include intangibles and R&D valuation, impact of financial intermediaries on intangible valuation, impact of investor sophistication and informed trading on intangible valuation, and the impact of accounting information quality on valuation.

Summer 2018 Courses
Summer 2018 Courses
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Fall 2018 Courses
Fall 2018 Courses
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ACCT 210 - 09 Intro to Financial Accounting - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 MCH 109
Description of course Intro to Financial Accounting : CRN: 42847 4 Credit Hours
Financial accounting is an integral part of the planning, reporting and control functions of every business. Financial accounting data provide insights about the firm's financial condition, operating results, cash flows and capital structure to facilitate decision making. This course introduces the primary financial statements, fundamental financial accounting terminology and calculations, as well as the interpretation and analysis of financial statements. Ethical aspects of accounting are included. Prerequisites: Sophomore standing
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ACCT 410 - 01 Advanced Accounting - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 MCH 109
Description of course Advanced Accounting : CRN: 42868 4 Credit Hours
The special accounting considerations of nonprofit organizations, the formation and operations of a partnership, home and branch office reporting systems and the preparation of consolidated financial statements. Prerequisite: ACCT 312, BETH 301, Senior standing or permission of department chair.
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J-Term 2019 Courses
J-Term 2019 Courses
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Academic and Professional Positions
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette (2005 - 2006)

Professional Memberships
  • American Accounting Association

Professional Service
  • American Accounting Association,
  • New Plan Learning,

Public Service
  • Minnesota Math and Science Academy K-12 Charter School, Board Member
  • Turkish American Society of Minnesota, Officer, Other Officer

  • Asdemir, O., Fernando, G. D., Schneible, Jr, R. A., & Tripathy, A. (2017). Impact of strategy on analyst information. Advances in Accounting, (37), pp. 103-110
  • Anderson, M., Asdemir, O., & Tripathy, A. (2013). Use of precedent and antecedent information in strategic cost management. Journal of Business Research, (66)(5), pp. 643-650
  • Asdemir, O., Baowaidan, M., & Bugshan, T. (2013). Value relevance of R and D spending by rivals. Academy of Accounting & Financial Studies Journal, (17)(1), pp. 103-117
  • Asdemir, O., Fernando, G., & Tripathy, A. (2013). Market perception of firm strategy. Managerial Finance, (39)(2), pp. 90-115
  • Asdemir, O., & Sathe, R. S. (2012). Understanding transient member nonprofit organization. Journal of Contemporary Business Issues, (18)(2), pp. 15-29
  • Asdemir, O., Sheikh, F., & Mufti, M. (2012). R and D uncertainty in future benefits. Journal of Accounting and Finance, (12)(3), pp. 148-161
  • Banker, R., Bardhan, I., & Asdemir, O. (2006). Understanding the impact of collaboration software on product design and development. Information Systems Research, (17)(4), pp. 352-373

Books and Chapters

Research Interests
  • Accounting

  • "Firm strategy and uncertainty of R and D firms" MBAA International Conference, Chicago, Illinois, March 01, 2017
  • "Firm strategy and uncertainty of R and D firms" American Accounting Association Western Region, Coronado, California, April 01, 2015
  • "R and D uncertainty in future benefits" American Accounting Association, Vancouver, WA, April 01, 2012
  • "Value relevance of relative R and D spending by rivals" American Accounting Association, Chicago, IL, October 10, 2010
  • "Information, supply chain flexibility and sticky costs" AAA - American Accounting Association, Anaheim, California, August 01, 2008
  • "Information composition and R and D mispricing" AAA - American Accounting Association Midwest Regional, St Louis, Missouri, April 01, 2007