Welcome to Arkansas State University!

John Robertson

Department Chair of Accounting & CIT

Professor of Accounting


Education

  • LLM, The University of Alabama (Taxation)
  • JD, Vanderbilt University
  • MBA, Vanderbilt University (Accounting)
  • BA, The University of Tennessee (Anthropology)

Professional Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant—Tennessee
  • Licensed Attorney—Tennessee

Teaching Specialties

  • Taxation
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility

Research Interests

  • Taxation
  • Estate and Financial Planning
  • Damages

Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Arkansas and Tennessee Societies of Certified Public Accountants

Biography

A second generation CPA, Robertson began his professional career with the Knoxville, Tennessee office of Coopers & Lybrand in 1984. He had 16 years of experience in public accounting before beginning his academic career in 2000. Most of his professional career was spent with firms in and around Nashville, Tennessee working in the areas of taxation, estate and financial planning, and exempt organizations.

John Robertson


Contact Information

P: (870) 972-3038
F: (870) 972-3868


Office

Building: Business
Room: 204



Alternative Contact

Christine Perry
P: (870) 972-3038
cperry@astate.edu