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Outside of academia Heltzer has experience in the corporate world; she worked at Ernst & Young, LLP as a Senior Tax Consultant. Heltzer brings many of her experiences from the corporate world into the classroom, to help prepare her students for their post-graduation jobs.

Heltzer earned her B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School (1996), and her MBA and Ph.D. from Chicago Booth (2006).

Heltzer currently serves on the board of the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation.
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Ph.D. and MBA, 2006, Accounting, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
B.S., 1996, Accounting, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Academic Positions
Associate Professor with Tenure, Driehaus College of Business, Depaul University, 2012-present
Visiting Assistant Professor, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2012-present
Assistant Professor, Driehaus College of Business, DePaul University, 2006-2012
Visiting Assistant Professor, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, 2001-2006

Other Professional Experience
Staff and Senior Tax Consultant, Ernst & Young, LLP, 1996-2000

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Research Interests
The quality of financial reporting, with an emphasis on the information in book-tax differences, financial statement conservatism, regulatory changes, and corporate environmental responsibility.

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Teaching Interests
Introductory, intermediate and advanced financial accounting, financial statement analysis, valuation, and tax & business strategy.