Assistant Professor, ACC
Office: Ansari Business 317A
Tel: (775) 784-6699
Marcus Brooks is a Assistant Professor of Accounting at The University of Nevada, Reno. He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from The University of Texas at San Antonio in August of 2014. Prior to his studies at UTSA, Marcus earned a BBA in Accounting with honors and a Master's of Accountancy (MAcy) from Texas State University - San Marcos. Marcus is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed to practice in Texas.
Prior to entering the Ph.D. Program at UTSA, Marcus worked in audit and enterprise risk services for Deloitte and as a gas accounting analyst for Direct Energy in Houston, Texas. Marcus is a member of the American Accounting Association (AAA), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the PhD Project and was a recipient of the KPMG Minority Doctoral Scholarship. His research interests include auditor judgment and decision-making, audit quality, corporate governance, earnings management and international accounting. Marcus' research has been published in The CPA Journal and Advances in Accounting Education (forthcoming).
Currently, Marcus teaches Principles of Financial Accounting at the undergraduate level and Financial Statement Analysis at the graduate level. Marcus also serves as the co-faculty advisor to the Zeta Iota Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi at The University of Nevada.