Pradeep Sapkota is an Assistant Professor of Accounting in the G. Brint Ryan College of Business. He earned his Ph.D. in Accounting from Louisiana State University. He also holds a Master of Accountancy and Graduate Certificate in Taxation from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and a BBA (Majors: Accounting and Finance) from Southern Arkansas University. Prior to earning his Ph.D., Pradeep worked as Controller/Finance and Technology Manager for the Arkansas Society of CPAs for five years and worked in public accounting for two years. His research interests include corporate tax behavior, financial reporting quality, and auditor specialization. He is an actively licensed CPA in Arkansas.