James Smith

James Smith, MSc, PhD, CPA, CA

Assistant Professor


Lethbridge campus |  403-332-4699

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I grew up in:
Magrath, near Lethbridge
My alma maters are:
University of Lethbridge where I did my undergraduate work in neuroscience; Edwards School of Business at the University of Saskatchewan for my masters in professional accounting; and McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin for my PhD in accounting.


My research interests are:
Judgement and decision making and financial reporting.


I started working with the Dhillon School of Business in:


If I had to eat one food for the rest of my life it would be:
Probably pizza, but maybe strawberries and angel food cake.
The best advice I have ever received is:
Use reverse in your car as little as possible, it is safer to move forward where you can see where you are going. Fall in love again every day and always with the same person.