George Mason UniversitySchool of Business
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Hasan, Syed

Focus:Teaching Focused Faculty
Academic Unit:Accounting
Office Location:Enterprise Hall 233
Office Hours:By Appointment
Research Interests:
  • Financial accounting
  • Cost accounting
  • Taxation and auditing
  • MBA, George Mason University
  • B.Tech - Electrical Engineering , Indian Institute of Technology

Syed Hasan is an instructor of accounting in the School of Business. He started teaching at George Mason in Spring 2006.

Hasan has a Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur and an MBA from George Mason. 

Hasan is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Virginia and is also a Certified Management Accountant and an Enrolled Agent. His interests are in financial accounting, cost accounting, taxation, and auditing. 

Prior to joining George Mason, he was an assistant professor of accounting at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA). Hasan began his career as a staff accountant at Grant Thornton and worked in public accounting until taking a job with Bell Atlantic (now Verizon). At Bell Atlantic, Hasan held various positions in corporate accounting and internal auditing. He returned to public accounting in 1995 and remained until he finally decided to do what he likes best, teaching.

Research and Awards:

Received a Teaching Award for Outstanding Faculty of the Year for Undergraduate Education from Beta Alpha Psi in 2015.

Was selected as Outstanding Faculty of the Year for Undergraduate Education from Beta Alpha Psi.