Hollis Skaife
Professor of Accounting

Hollis Skaife’s research addresses international financial reporting issues and corporate governance, including the role of internal control and auditing in the development of high quality financial information. She serves as a consultant on these topics.

As a former CPA and CMA, Skaife has taught various accounting courses at the undergraduate, masters and Ph.D. levels and currently teaches financial accounting to MBA students. She has received numerous teaching awards.

Skaife frequently chairs committees of national professional organizations, serves on international research panels, and often leads research consortiums for Ph.D. students and new faculty. Holly served on the International Financial Reporting Standards Advisory Council from 2009 to 2011.

Skaife will chair the 2017 Ernst and Young (EY) Foundation and American Accounting Association New Faculty Consortium, a national conference of more than 150 new and experienced accounting faculty from around the world who share best practices in teaching, research and service.