Zach is an Assistant Professor of Accounting and the EY Faculty Fellow at the Mendoza College of Business. He studies the effect of the institutional setting on behavior using the audit and broker-dealer settings. His work has been published in the Journal of Accounting Research, the Journal of Accounting & Economics, and the Journal of Financial Economics.
At the Mendoza College of Business, Zach teaches Audit and Assurance Services (Acct 40510) and previously taught Introductory Financial Accounting (ACCT 20100). Zach was formerly an Economic Research Fellow at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and he worked four years in PwC's audit practice between earning his BBA, MAcc, and Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.