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The Department of Accounting and Information Management produces top-tier research in the areas of audit, corporate governance, financial reporting, information management and taxation.

We host speakers including SEC commissioners, PCAOB board members, institutional investors, public company board members and executives, and leaders from public accounting firms.

Faculty Research: Lauren Cunningham

Lauren Cunningham, assistant professor of Accounting and Information Management, is researching the effect on audit quality of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s decision to begin requiring audit partners be named publically.

Our Faculty

The Department of Accounting and Information Management faculty produces top-tier research in the areas of audit, corporate governance, financial reporting, information management and taxation.

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New Endowed Chair in Accounting Created to Honor Former Dean

Made possible by an anonymous donor, the endowed chair is testament to Williams’ enduring influence.

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