Chris He
Chris HeMarquette University

O'Brien Hall, 315J

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-7844
Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Dr. He joined Marquette University in 2020 after receiving his Ph.D. from Florida Atlantic University. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degree in Accounting from University of Northern British Columbia (Canada).  Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, he worked for KPMG and other international companies as a divisional accounting manager in British Columbia, Canada. He is a member of American Accounting Association.


Ph.D., Business Administration (Accounting Concentration), Florida Atlantic University

M.S., Accounting, University of Northern British Columbia

B.Comm., Accounting and Finance, University of Northern British Columbia

Research Interests

Cybersecurity, Executive IT Expertise, Executive Social Network, Executive Compensation, Supply Chain


He, Z., T. Frost, and R. Pinsker 2020 The Impact of Reported Cybersecurity Breaches on Firm Innovation. Journal of Information Systems 34 (2): 187–209.

Honors and Awards

Charted Profession Accountant, Canada

Best Student Paper Award, AAA Southeast Regional Section, for “The Association of CEO’s Social Connections on CEO’s Abnormal Return from Compensation Arrangements” (2019)

AAA/Deloitte/ J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow (2019)