Scott Whisenant Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fred Ball Fellow

Scott Whisenant is an Associate Professor, Fred Ball Fellow at University of Kansas School of Business. His research investigates factors related to both earnings quality and audit quality, and has been published in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies, Journal of Accounting Auditing & Finance, Accounting Horizons, and Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory.

Prior to joining the KU Faculty, Dr. Whisenant was an Associate Professor and Bauer Fellow, C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston. He was also a member of the faculty of the Sloan School of Business at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. He teaches auditing, advanced auditing, and financial statement analysis. Dr. Whisenant is a member of Alpha Sigma Nu honor society, American Accounting Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Management Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
M.Acc., University of Oklahoma
M.B.A., University of Texas-Tyler
B.B.A., Texas A&M-Commerce

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
5510 T.M., Auditor Independence (co-author)