Jocelyn D. Carlin, CPA

Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration


254 Mervis Hall
Curriculum Vitae: 


MS - Taxation, Duquesne University 2003
BS - Accounting, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1992

Courses Recently Taught

  • Intermediate Financial Reporting II - CBA
  • Financial Statement Analysis - CBA
  • Individual Tax Accounting & Planning - CBA
  • Accounting Research & Writing - MAcc
  • Financial Accounting - MBA


  • 1992 to 1993 Ernst & Young, staff auditor
  • 1993 to 1996 PriceWaterhouse Coopers, senior consultant in Corporate Finance
  • 1996 to 2000 McCrory & McDowell, manager in Mergers and Acquisitions and Valuation Services
  • 1999 to present University of Pittsburgh
    • 1999 to 2003, adjunct Accounting faculty
    • 2003 to 2007, lecturer Accounting
    • 2007 to present, Assistant Professor of Accounting

Recent Publications

Editor of accounting texts for McGraw Hill Publishing; Contributor to Financial Accounting texts for Pearson Prentice Hall Publishing

Awards and Honors

Award for Teaching Excellence during the following academic years: 2001/2002; 2002/2003; 2003/2004; 2004/2005; 2006/2007; 2007/2008; 2008/2009; 2009/2010

Teacher of the Year - CBA during the following academic years - 2001/2002; 2007/2008; 2008/2009; 2009/2010/p>

External Service and Assignments

  • Beta Alpha Psi - faculty advisor;
  • consult women who have sought refuge at the Pittsburgh Women's Shelter regarding personal budgeting

Consulting Activities

Consult local contractors regarding methods to improve operating cash flow and personal tax compliance issues

Personal Interests

In her spare time... Oh yeah, Jocelyn doesn't have any spare time to pursue interests other than caring for her children and catering to their educational and extracurricular carpooling needs. If she did have extra time for herself, Jocelyn would love to participate in a Pittsburgh animal rescue organization.