Timothy J Brown
Assistant Professor of Accountancy
Educational BackgroundPh.D., Accounting (Judgment and Decision-Making, Statistics), Cornell University, 2012
M.S., Management, Cornell University, 2012
M.Acc., University of Virginia, 2004
B.A., Psychology and Managerial Studies, Rice University, 2003
Positions HeldAssistant Professor of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012 to present
Senior Auditor, Ernst & Young, 2003-2007
Recent PublicationsBrown, T. Forthcoming. Advantageous Comparison and the Slippery Slope to Fraud. Journal of Accounting Research
Libby, R., Brown, T. 2013. Financial Statement Disaggregation Decisions and Auditors" Tolerance for Misstatement. The Accounting Review, 88: 641-665
Teaching and Research Interests
Financial and Managerial Accounting; Auditing; Financial Statement Analysis.
Investigating how managers, investors and auditors process and use accounting information to reach decisions.