Carson College of Business Faculty Directory

Carson College Directory

Kat Harris

Assistant Professor


Phone: (509) 335-1413
Office: TODD 237C


  • PhD (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
  • BS (University of Wyoming)

Kat Harris

Kathleen Harris is an assistant professor in the Department of Accounting where she teaches undergraduate and graduate auditing courses. Kathleen’s primary research interests are audit quality, corporate governance, and the audit process. She earned her doctorate in accounting from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Prior to entering academia, Kathleen worked for Deloitte and Touché, LLP, in Denver, Colorado.

Research Interests

audit process
audit quality
corporate governance
diversity in the auditing profession
intersection of audit and tax

Teaching Interests