David Kerr

Associate Professor of Accounting
Turner School of Accountancy
Friday 253E

Dr. David Kerr joined the UNC Charlotte faculty in 2005. Previously, he was on the accounting faculty at Texas A&M University for sixteen years, where he received multiple distinguished teaching awards, a PricewaterhouseCoopers Teaching Excellence Professorship, and was a KPMG Fellow. He has also worked with Deloitte & Touche as an auditor. He received a Ph.D. in accounting from Michigan State University in 1989. Dr. Kerr’s research interests include behavioral issues in auditing and accounting information systems, technological support for group decision making in auditing and audit training, and improving the effectiveness of accounting education. His research has been published in several academic and professional journals, including Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Journal of Information Systems, Behavioral Research in Accounting, and others. Dr. Kerr is a member of the American Accounting Association, the Canadian Academic Accounting Association, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association.


Ph.D. Michgan State University