Mindy (Hyo Jung) Kim

George Mason University School of Business Faculty Mindy Kim
Titles and Organizations

Assistant Professor, Accounting

Contact Information

Email: hkim75@gmu.edu
Phone: (703) 993-9801
Office Location: Enterprise Hall 222
Office Hours: By appointment


Her primary research interests are in auditing and corporate governance. Before entering her PhD program, she worked in the New York office of Deloitte & Touche LLP (D&T) for three years. In D&T, she served as a senior auditor in Audit & Enterprice Risk Services where she worked on a variety of clients in the trading, financial services, and utility industries. She earned a Certified Public Accountant license in the state of New York (currently inactive). 

Research Interests

  • Auditing
  • Corporate Governance
  • Top Executive Research


  • PhD - Accounting, University of Arizona
  • MS - Accounting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • BS - Business Administration, Library and Information Science, Yonsei University (South Korea)

Research and Awards

  • Published an article titled, "Employee Movements from Audit Firms to Audit Clients" (coauthored with Andrew Finley, Phil Lamoreaux, and Clive Lennox) in the Contemporary Accounting Research in 2019).

Teaching Interests

  • Auditing
  • Financial Reporting