Adrienne C. Rhodes

Assistant Professor


Adrienne Rhodes received her doctorate in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University in 2013. She joined the Accounting Department at Texas A&M University as an Assistant Professor in the fall of 2013 teaching Intermediate Accounting II. Prior to the PhD program, she received a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and a Masters of Accountancy from New Mexico State University. Adrienne taught Managerial Accounting at both New Mexico State and Penn State. She has been an active member of the PhD Project Accounting Doctoral Student Association since 2008.

Adrienne’s research interests include executive compensation, debt contracting, and top management composition.


Title Year Type

The relation between earnings-based covenants in firm debt contracts and CEO pay sensitivity to earnings

Journal of Accounting and Economics

2016 Article