Thursday: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Brant Christensen (BS, MAcc, BYU ’09; PhD, Texas A&M ’15) is an assistant professor of accountancy. Brant teaches Accounting Information Systems and his research interests focus on the external audit function, audit quality, and audit-related standard setting and regulation. Brant worked for two years in PwC’s assurance practice and is a CPA in the state of Ohio. He was awarded competitive research grants from The Center for Audit Quality in 2012 and 2013, was one of ten recipients of the 2013 Deloitte Foundation Doctoral Fellowship, and was awarded the Dean’s award for Outstanding Research by a Doctoral Student in 2014. Brant and his wife, Marcie, enjoy spending their free time with their three energetic boys and one baby girl.