Brent Garza

Assistant Professor


Professor Brent Garza teaches and researches audit.  He conducts experimental research using both contextual and abstract experiments.  His current research interests are the effects of regulatory oversight on auditors and audit inspectors.  He has also taught advanced managerial accounting at the undergraduate level.

Brent earned a Ph.D. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017, a Master of Science in Accounting from Indiana University, and a B.B.A. in Accounting with Honors from University of Houston.  Prior to pursing his PhD, he was an audit associate at KPMG LLP in Indianapolis, IN.  He is a CPA (Texas) and a member of the PhD Project Accounting Doctoral Student Association.