Dr. Brandon Vagner

Assistant 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


  • CPA


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 is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 5 years of experience at KPMG where he primarily worked on large public company audit engagements and also a few small private engagements.