Before academia, Beck worked as an auditor with KPMG in Richmond, Virginia, and Prague, Czech Republic.
- Certified Public Accountant, State of Virginia
- Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Missouri
- B.S. in Accounting, University of Richmond
- Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis
• Auditing (audit quality, effects on financial statement users, external influences on auditors, audit fees)
• Financial Reporting (informational quality, disaggregation)