Dr. Dwayne O'Coin

Associate Professor of Business P: 780-465-3500 Ext. 8128 F: 780-465-3534
  • B. Comm, University of Alberta


Dwayne is a Chartered Accountant with a B.Comm. from the University of Alberta and has done post-graduate work in doctoral programs at the Wharton School in Philadelphia and at the University of Calgary. He have worked in public practice, in academic service, three stints in industry, most recently with a local software firm, and now is at The King's University in Edmonton.

He has studied at the Universities of Manitoba, Alberta, Calgary, Lethbridge, and Pennsylvania. Dwayne has taught at the Universities of Athabasca, Alberta, and Lethbridge. His assigned courses have been, for the most part, audit, consolidations and foreign currency, financial accounting theory, and a little corporate finance thrown in for flavor. He has also taught intro and intermediate financial accounting, so he has introduced many students to the vagaries of accounting and finance over the years.

Research interests

  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Social Responsibility

Current research

  • Working on DBA at Athabasca University