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Emily Hornok

Assistant Professor - Accounting & Business Law

Contact Information

Email:  Emily_Hornok@baylor.edu
Campus Phone:  (254) 710-3536
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98002
Waco, TX  76706
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation Accounting and Busin.110.12

Office Hours

Monday and Tuesday, 1:30-3:30 pm

Educational Background

  • PHD, University Of Mississippi
  • MASTER - Accounting, University Of Arkansas Fayetteville
  • BA - Accounting, John Brown University

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor - Accounting, Baylor University (August 2019 - Present)
  • Graduate Instructor and Research Assistant, University of Mississippi (August 2014 - May 2018)
  • Adjunct Instructor, John Brown University (March 2014 - August 2016)
  • Audit Senior, Rasco Winter Abston Moore & Assoc., LLP (July 2012 - July 2014)
  • Staff Auditor, Rasco Winter Abston Moore & Assoc., LLP (September 2010 - July 2012)
  • Audit Intern, Rasco Winter Abston Moore & Assoc., LLP (January 2009 - July 2009)

Awards and Honors

  • Research Leave - Fall 2022, Baylor University (2022)
  • 2021 Accounting Historians Journal Award of Excellence, AAA Accounting Historians Section (July 30, 2021)
  • Graduate School Dissertation Fellowship Spring 2019, University of Mississippi (January 2019)
  • Graduate School Dissertation Fellowship Fall 2018, University of Mississippi (August 2018)
  • 2016 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition Finalist, University of Mississippi (November 2016)
  • Graduate Achievement Award, University of Mississippi Patterson School of Accountancy (April 2016)
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society (April 2016)
  • Graduate Student Council Research Grant, University of Mississippi (2016)

Licensures and Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (AR), Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy (April 2011 - Present)

Professional Memberships

  • American Accounting Association - ABO Section (April 2016 - Present)
  • American Accounting Association - Auditing Section (April 2016 - Present)
  • American Accounting Association (February 2015 - Present)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (2011 - 2015)
  • Arkansas State Society of Certified Public Accountants (2011 - 2015)

Publications

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"The AAUIA from 1916-1920: How the AAUIA Contributed to the Early Developments of Accounting Education" Accounting Historians Journal. 47, no. 1: 39-53. (coauthor: Dale L. Flesher)
- recipient of the 2021 Accounting Historians Journal Award of Excellence

Presentations and Proceedings

"The Effect of Auditors’ Informal Communication in The Audit Environment on Manager Honesty and Auditor Assessments of that Honesty"
presented at:
- Accepted paper; 2022 Hawaii Accounting Research Conference; Hybrid; January 4, 2022.
- Accepted paper; AAA Annual Meeting; San Francisco, California; August 12, 2019.
- Dissertation defense; University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; February 1, 2019 (successfully defended)
- Accepted paper; AAA Auditing Section Mid-Year
Meeting; Nashville, Tennessee; January 18, 2019.
- Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition, University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; October 23, 2018.
- Invited presentation; Ball State University; Muncie, Indiana; October 10, 2018.
- Invited presentation; Carolina University; Greenville, North Carolina; October 2, 2018.
- Invited presentation; Baylor University; Waco, Texas; September 28, 2018.
- Dissertation proposal; East University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; March 9, 2018. (successfully defended)
- Invited presentation; East Carolina University Accounting Research Roundtable Gathering; Greenville, North Carolina; February 9, 2018.
- Small Group Presentation; Deloitte Doctoral Consortium; Westlake, Texas; June 2017.

"How do relative performance evaluation and auditors' social bonds influence auditors' peer-to-peer knowledge sharing?" (with Kendall Bowlin, Margaret Christ, and Christy Nielson)
presented at:
- Accepted paper; 2022 International Symposium on Audit Research; June 1, 2022
- Invited workshop; University of Nebraska; Lincoln, Nebraska; April 22, 2022 (presented by coauthor)
- Brown Bag; Baylor University Accounting & Business Law Department; February 25, 2022
- Brief Business Brainstorms for Breakfast; Baylor University Hankamer School of Business; February 25, 2022
- Invited workshop; University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; December 3, 2021

"The Effects of Auditor Tenure and Predictability of the Client's Information Environment on Auditor Estimates" (with John Bentley, Kendall O. Bowlin, and Jeremy B. Griffin)
presented at:
- Accepted paper; 2021 ABO Research Conference; San Antonio, Texas; October 9, 2021.
- Brown Bag paper; Accounting and Business Law Department, Baylor University; Waco, Texas; March 19, 2021
- Accepted paper; 2020 Auditing Section Midyear Meeting; Houston, Texas; January 17, 2020.
- Accepted paper; AAA Annual Meeting; San Diego, California; August 8, 2017.
- Graduate Student Council 7th Annual Research Symposium, University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; March 2, 2017.
- Workshop paper; University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; November 4, 2016.
- Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition, University of Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; November 3, 2016.
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