Faculty & Staff

Dr. Michael Barnes
Assistant Professor of Accounting, Graduate Program Director

Fall 2022 Office Hours: MWF 9:30 am - 10:20 am; 11:30 pm - 1:20 pm, MW 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, and by appointment 

Dr. Michael V. Barnes Jr. received his B.S. in Accounting and Master of Accountancy from the University of Oklahoma; and his Ph.D. from Oklahoma State University.  Prior to pursuing his doctorate, Michael worked as an auditor and forensic analyst at KPMG in Dallas, TX.  Michael’s research examines auditor differentiation strategies related to industry and client-specific experience.  In his free time, Michael enjoys cooking, live theatre, and gaming.