MaryJane R. Rabier joined the Accounting and Information Assurance doctoral program in 2009 after working two years as a Federal Tax associate for KPMG’s Pittsburgh division. MaryJane earned her B.S.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Pittsburgh in 2007 and is a certified public accountant. MaryJane’s dissertation is about the role of accounting information in target valuation. Her primary research interests include mergers and acquisitions, goodwill and voluntary disclosure.