Wayne Thomas joined the University of Oklahoma in 2000. He has taught financial accounting, intermediate accounting, international financial statement analysis, and capital markets. He is co-author of Intermediate Accounting 9e with David Spiceland and Mark Nelson (McGraw-Hill). He also co-authors Financial Accounting 4e with David Spiceland and Don Herrmann (McGraw-Hill).
Professor Thomas’ research interests include accounting information in capital markets, techniques used by managers to manipulate earnings, the importance of financial disclosures, and financial statement analysis. He has published articles in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting & Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, and several other journals. He has served as an editor for The Accounting Review and an associate editor for the Journal of International Accounting Research.
- Undergraduate, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
- Master's, Oklahoma State University
- PhD, Oklahoma State University