Doug  Prawitt

Doug Prawitt

Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business

Doug is the LeRay McAllister/Deloitte Foundation Distinguished Professor of Accountancy at Brigham Young University. He served for 3 years on the AICPA Auditing Standards Board and currently serves on the COSO Board. He teaches financial statement auditing in BYU’s undergraduate and graduate accounting programs, and professional judgment and decision-making in BYU’s MBA program. Doug’s research has been published in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Contemporary Accounting Research, Organizational Behavior & Human Decision Processes, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Behavioral Research in Accounting, and others. Doug has also published award-winning articles in the top professional journals, including Journal of Accountancy and CPA Journal, and has coauthored eight books and monographs. Doug has won several awards for his teaching and research, and is known internationally for his research in the area of professional judgment and decision making.