Cassandra Estep completed her Ph.D. in Accountancy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and joined the Goizueta faculty in July of 2016. Prior to her Ph.D. program, she spent six years with Ernst & Young as an IT auditor. Her primary research focus is judgment and decision making in auditing, with specific interest in the role of audit specialists and information technology. Professor Estep's work has been published in Contemporary Accounting Research (forthcoming) and Journal of Accounting Research.


  • PhD
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Commerce
    University of Virginia