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Darla Moore School of Business


Aaron Zimbelman

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: School of Accounting
Darla Moore School of Business
Phone: 803-777-4710
Office: Darla Moore School of Business, Room 434
Resources: Curriculum Vitae [pdf]
Aaron Zimbelman


Aaron Zimbelman is an assistant professor in the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. He received his Ph.D. in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his MACC and B.S. in Accounting from Brigham Young University.


He has research interests in financial statement fraud, auditing, judgment and decision-making and experimental economics.


"Are Entrepreneurs Born or Made? Differing Perceptions of Entrepreneurs and Venture Capitalists on Characteristics for Success," (with E. Black, F.G. Burton, and D. Wood), The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 2010, August: 189-198.


Ph.D., Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
MACC, Brigham Young University, 2009
B.S., Accounting, Brigham Young University, 2009