Robert Walsh, Ph.D.

Rob received his B.B.A in accounting, his M.B.A. in taxation, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in economics, all from the University of Notre Dame. He is currently an associate professor of accounting at the University of Dallas.

Rob previously served on the faculties of Marist College (Poughkeepsie, New York) and Webber International University (Babson Park, Florida). While at Marist, he served as department chair for two years and as interim dean for two years. He is a Past President of Northeast Regional American Accounting Association and the Southwest Regional American Accounting Association, and was named to its NEAAA "Hall of Fame" in 2007. He is an active member of the American Accounting Association and the Texas CPA Society, as well as a licensed CPA in the state of Texas.

Rob has presented papers at more than 30 academic conferences and has written more than 20 articles in refereed trade, industrial and academic publications.

His specialty areas include the taxation of individuals, corporations and estates and trusts. Prior to entering academia, he was on the audit staff of Deloitte Haskins and Sells in Detroit and in the tax department of Coopers and Lybrand, also in Detroit and Crowe Horwath in South Bend, Indiana. 

Professional Experience

Auditor and tax advisor at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Deloitte and Crowe Horwath.

Recent Courses

ACCT 5323 Accounting for Managers
ACCT 8380 Accounting Research Methods
ACCT 5330 Introduction to Taxation
ACCT 6340 Entity Tax