Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor of Accounting
Professor Brent Schmidt is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Penn State University. Professor Schmidt’s research interests include financial reporting and disclosure, regulation, and financial institutions. Prior to graduate school, Professor Schmidt worked as a senior associate auditor at BKD, LLP in Cincinnati, Ohio. Professor Schmidt graduated with his PhD from The Ohio State University in 2019 and with his B.S. from Miami University (Ohio) in 2011. Professor Schmidt is a 2012 Elijah Watt Sells Award recipient and a licensed CPA in Ohio (inactive).
Financial Reporting and Disclosure, Regulation, Financial Institutions
Ph D, Accounting, The Ohio State University, 2019
BS, Accounting, Miami University, 2011
ACCTG 472 – Int Fin Acctg II (3)
Off-balance-sheet financing; special issues in cost capitalization, liabilities, and equities; matching; funds flow statements; statement analysis; inflation accounting.