James DeFranceschi

James DeFranceschiDegrees:

M.S.   Louisiana State University,  Baton Rouge, LA, USA,  Accounting (Economics minor),  1994

B.S.   Louisiana State University,  Baton Rouge, LA, USA,  Accounting,  1989


Brief bio:

Instructor, Southeastern Louisiana University (August, 1996 - Present), Hammond, Louisiana. Undergraduate Advising Coordinator

Instructor, Southern University (January, 1995 - May, 1995), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Graduate instructor, Louisiana State University (August, 1993 - May, 1994), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.    Partner, JED Investments, LLC (November, 2006 - Present), Prairieville, Louisiana.

Owner, chi foto (March, 2003 - Present), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Tax preparer, H & R Block (January, 1995 - May, 1995), Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Office Manager, DeFrances Academy of Dance (September, 1980 - August, 2003), Baton Rouge


Certified Management Accountant

Certified Public Accountant (inactive)

President of Red Stick chapter of SLU Alumni 2011, 2012


Selected publications:

Titard, P. L., DeFranceschi, J. E., & Knight, E. (2014).  USING ONLINE HOMEWORK TO IMPROVE EXAM SCORES.   Journal of Business and Educational Leadership, 5 (1), 58-63.  

Titard, P., De Franceschi, J. E., & Knight, E. (2012).  THE EFFECT OF TIMING ON STUDENT SATISFACTION SURVEYS.   Journal of Business and Accounting, 5 (1), 129-135.  

DeFranceschi, J. E., Titard, P. L., & Davis, H. E. (2011).  Exam Fairness: The Effect of Blue Paper Versus White Paper on Student Performance.   Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice, 11 (1).