Mendoza School of Business

Zachary Kowaleski

Assistant Professor
  307 Mendoza College of Business
  • Biography
  • Background
  • Publications

Zach is an Assistant Professor of Accounting. He studies the effect of the institutional setting on auditor behavior and audit outcomes. He completed his dissertation as an Economic Research Fellow at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board where he studied the audits of broker-dealers. Prior to pursuing his doctoral studies, He obtained his CPA license (inactive) and worked four years in PwC's audit practice between earning his BBA, MAcc, and Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Ph D, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Areas of Expertise

Accountancy I
"The Impact of Consulting Services on Audit Quality: An Experimental Approach.", (With Amy Tegeler, Brian Mayhew), Journal of Accounting Research, 56, 2018