Dr. Brandon Vagner

Associate Professor | Deloitte Outstanding Professor

Dr. Brandon Vagner
(615) 904-8305
Room N405, Business & Aerospace Building (BAS)

Degree Information

  • PHD, Southern Illinois University (2017)
  • MACC, Southern Illinois University (2009)
  • BS, Southern Illinois University (2008)

Areas of Expertise

Audit and Financial Accounting


Dr. Brandon Vagner received his Ph.D. in Accounting from Southern Illinois University in 2017.  He also has a MAcc and B.S. in Accountancy from Southern Illinois University.  His current research interests include auditor judgment and decision-making, with secondary interests in auditor motivation, audit committees, and ethics.

Dr. Vagner had 5 years of experience at KPMG where he primarily worked on large public company audit engagements and also a few small private engagements.