Professor, KPMG Professor of Accounting, Office of Professional Graduate Programs
Professor Louis has broad research and teaching interests in Financial Accounting and Corporate Finance. His work is published in the top accounting, business, and finance journals. He has conducted research seminars at a host of major American universities and throughout the world. He received the 2005 Excellence in Accounting Research Award from the American Accounting Association Diversity Section. Louis has served on the editorial boards of the Accounting Review and the Contemporary Accounting Research, and as an ad hoc reviewer for all the major accounting and finance journals. He was an Organization of American States Graduate Fellow and a KPMG Doctoral Scholar. Louis holds a Ph.D. in Accounting from Ohio State University, a Ph.D. in Finance and a master’s in Accounting from the University of Mississippi, and undergraduate degrees in Theology and Business.
Ph D, Accounting, The Ohio State University, 2001
Ph D, Finance, 1998
MS, Accounting, 1998
MBA, Business, 1992
BBA, Business, 1988
BA, Theology, 1987