Events

25.06.2024 - 25.06.2024

TAF Brown Bag Sem­in­ar: Vanessa Heine­mann-Heile

Read more
02.07.2024 - 02.07.2024

TRR 266/TAF Re­search Sem­in­ar: Stefano Cas­cino

Read more
02.07.2024 - 02.07.2024

TRR 266/TAF Re­search Work­shop & PRIME Sem­in­ar: Prof. Sergeja Slapni­car

Read more
16.07.2024 - 16.07.2024

TAF Brown Bag Sem­in­ar: Lisa Lüt­tke

Read more
More events

News

12.06.2024

Meet­ing of the Ex­cel­lence stu­dents with the TAF pro­fess­ors

Read more
11.06.2024

Cel­eb­rat­ing the best mas­ter stu­dents

Read more
06.06.2024

UGO prize for out­stand­ing Mas­ter's thes­is awar­ded to Ali­ana Görtz

Read more
04.06.2024

Cel­eb­rat­ing the best bach­el­or stu­dents

Read more
04.06.2024

Par­ti­cip­a­tion in TRR266 For­um in Frank­furt: Den­nis Groß­mann

Read more
31.05.2024

Ex­cit­ing news for the ac­count­ing and fin­ance com­munity!

Read more
17.05.2024

Present­a­tion at the EAA 46th An­nu­al Con­fer­ence: Pia Stoczek

Read more
30.04.2024

TAF Re­search Sem­in­ar: Aless­andro Scopel­litti

Read more
25.01.2024

Guest lec­ture in MAD mod­ule: PreZero ac­quires Budde

Read more
More news

Research

Our research focuses on economic consequences of (accounting) regulation, corporate debt markets, accounting in private companies, standard setting process and non-financial disclosure and its regulation.

TRR 266 Accounting to Transparency

We are part of the supra-regional Collaborative Research Centre, which has more than 100 dedicated researchers investigating how accounting and taxation influence corporate transparency and how regulations and corporate transparency affect the economy and society.

To the project website

Publications

Our research results are published in numerous publications.

To the overview

TAF Research Seminar

National and international guests present their current research projects.

To the overview

TAF Brown Bag Seminar

Researchers from the Department of Taxation, Accounting and Finance discuss research ideas in an informal atmosphere.

To the overview

Data in teaching and research

A variety of data sources are made available to students and staff at Paderborn University. These databases are used both in teaching and research.

Learn more

Centre for Tax and Accounting Research

The Center for Tax and Accounting Research (CETAR) is a centre of excellence that researches valuable insights into the impact of tax, accounting and related regulatory systems on business decisions.

Learn more

Paderborn Research Center for Sustainable Economy

The Faculty of Business and Economics is expanding its faculty-wide sustainability activities with the Paderborn Research Center for Sustainable Economy (PARSEC).

Learn more
Gespräche zwischen Mitarbeitenden.

Teaching

The modules offered meet the increased importance of international accounting regulations in companies. The modules are adapted to the study progress and build on one another. In cooperation with representatives of the business community, modules in Accounting and Auditing are offered in the bachelor's and master’s degree. In addition, external partners give guest lectures in various other modules. In-depth courses in seminar form are designed to encourage students to work independently on scientific issues. By offering courses in English, we prepare students for challenges in their professional life. Moreover, we offer various opportunities to exchange students that decide to study at the Faculty of Business Administration and Economics.

Bachelor

Module name Semester ECTS Language Contact person
W2267 - FA 3: Introduction to international financial reporting WS 5 ENG Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi
W2268 - FA 4: Intermediate international financial reporting WS 5 ENG Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi
W2280 - Corporate reporting around the world WS 5 ENG Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi
W2283 - Grundlagen der Wirtschaftsprüfung WS 5 DEU Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi

 

 

Master

Module name Semester ECTS Language Contact person
W4268 - Seminar in Accounting Research WS 5 ENG Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi
W5261 - IFRS Group Accounting SS 10 ENG Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi
W5203 - Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestures WS 10 ENG Prof. Dr. Sönke Sievers

 

Doctoral

Module name Semester ECTS Language Contact person
W6294 - Taxation, Accounting and Finance WS 5 ENG Prof. Dr. Urska Kosi

If you would like to write your thesis with us, you should have very good knowledge of external accounting and an interest in empirical research in accounting.

Theses are assigned via a central, web-based registration procedure of the Faculty of Business and Economics. If you would like to write a thesis with Prof. Kosi and her team in the form of a Bachelor's or Master's thesis, you can find the relevant requirements as well as registration deadlines and registration forms here.

A letter of motivation is not required for your application.

 

A guideline for writing a thesis can be found here.

 

Bachelor

Further information can be found here.

A selection of potential topics can be found here.

 

Master

Further information can be found here.

A selection of potential topics can be found here.

Ex­tern­al lec­tur­ers

Hendrik Koch, tax consultant and auditor, KPMG, Bielefeld

Former team mem­bers

  • Sabina Mazyar
  • Fabian Neumann
  • Mara Kerstein
  • Lara Quick
  • Nicolas Plante
  • Karen Elizabeth Olmedo Aragon
  • Louisa Frischmuth
  • Morteza Kashani
  • Bernard Naiborhu
  • Ina Jung
  • Lisa Diederich
  • Verena Graute
  • Stefan Sonntag
  • Luis Franke
  • Goldston Carlson Nya Wandja
  • Justus Ferdinand Balzer
  • Felix Prüßner
  • Jarno Bergmeier
  • Stefanie Hoischen
  • Theresa Ahlers
  • Fabian Peitz
  • Jan Pöttner
  • Jeannine Weiß
  • Delia Lohn
  • Christopher Herrmann
  • Aliana Görz
  • Anna-Lena Happe
  • Daniel Pohlmeyer
  • Zheng Wu
  • Gabriel Beres
  • Franziska von Hagen
  • Eva-Maria Hebbelmann

Con­tact

business-card image

Annette Steffens

Betriebswirtschaftslehre, insb. Externes Rechnungswesen und Wirtschaftsprüfung

Write email +49 5251 60-2974