David Wallin

Associate Professor Emeritus

Accounting & Management Information Systems


Professor Wallin’s current research focuses on disclosure flexibility, performance incentives and fraudulent reporting. His research has been published in the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research and other professional publications.

Dr. Wallin was the recipient of the 1994 Research Award from the Fisher College Pace Setters and was a KPMG Peat Marwick Faculty Fellow. He teaches in the areas of financial and managerial accounting and is chair of graduate studies in accounting & MIS.


  • Pace Setters Research Award, 1994
  • KPMG Research Fellow 1991-1993
  • KPMG Faculty Fellow 1993-1996

Areas of Expertise

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  • PhD, University of Arizona
  • MAS, Northern Illinois University
  • BS, Northern Illinois University