Paul Chaney is the E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Accounting in the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University. He has been at the Owen Graduate School since obtaining his PhD from Indiana University in 1983. He has taught both undergraduate and graduate students and currently teaches the core financial accounting class for both the MBA, Executive MBA, and Masters of Management in Healthcare programs. He has taught extensively in executive programs, including courses in Accounting and Finance for the Non-Financial Executive and specialized courses for specific businesses. Dr. Chaney has published articles in several journals. He has also won three teaching awards and serves on the editorial board for The Accounting Review, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, and The International Journal of Accounting.