College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Bradley Steven Trinkle, Ph.D.
  • Dr. Bradley Steven Trinkle, Ph.D.
  • H. Devon Graham Professor in Accounting
  • Associate Professor of Accountancy
  • btrinkle@business.msstate.edu
  • 300 I
  • Office: 662.325.1634

Education

  • Ph.D., The University of Alabama, Accounting
  • MA, East Tennessee State University, Teaching
  • BBA, East Tennessee State University, Accounting

Recent Publications

2017
  • "The Impact of Moral Intensity and Inconsistent Ethical Tone on Policy Compliance", with Robert E Crossler, James H Long, and Tina M Loraas, Journal of Information Systems, 2017, vol. 31, no. 2, p 49-64.
  • "Neutralizing Fair Credit: Factors that Influence Unethical Authorship Practices", with Trisha Phillips, Alicia Anne Hall, and Barton R. Moffatt, Journal of Medical Ethics, 2017, vol. 43, no. 6, p 1-6.
2016
  • "Research Opportunities for Neural Networks: The Case for Credit", with Amelia Baldwin, Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance and Management, 2016, vol. 23, no. 3, p 240-254.
2015
2014
  • "Construct Validity of Organizational Appeal: A Newly Identified Influence Tactic to Elicit Professional Accountants' Task Commitment", with Marco Lam, Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research, 2014, vol. 17, p 183-217.
  • "Using Prediction Intervals to Improve Information Quality of Bankruptcy Prediction Models", with Marco Lam, Advances in Business and Management Forecasting, 2014, vol. 10, p 37-52.
2013
  • "The Different Levels of XBRL Adoption", with Dana Garner, Dave L Henderson, and Steven D Sheetz, Management Accounting Quarterly, 2013, vol. 14, no. 2, p 1-10.
  • "An Initial Placement Research Ranking of U.S. Accounting Doctoral Programs", with Amelia A Baldwin, The Accounting Educator's Journal, 2013, vol. 23, p 1-26.

Recent Presentations

2017
  • "Does the Reporting of Critical Audit Matters Affect Nonprofessional Investors’ Perceptions of the Readability of the Audit Report, Audit Quality, and Investment Risk?", with Brian Carver and Leah Muriel, Second Annual Tennessee Alumni Research Symposium, Knoxville, TN, 2017.
  • "Neutralising Fair Credit: Factors that Influence Unethical Authorship Practices", with Trisha Phillips, Alicia Anne Hall, and Barton R. Moffatt, World Conference on Research Integrity, Amsterdam, Netherlands , 2017.
2016
  • "Do Actions Speak Louder than Words? The Impact of Ethical Awareness and Ethical Tone Consistency on Policy Compliance", with Robert E. Crossler, James H Long, and TIna M Loraas, 2016 Southeast Region Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2016.
  • "Investors’ Reactions to the PCAOB’s Proposed Changes to the Standard Audit Report", with Brian Carver, Auditing Section Mid-Year Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, 2016.
2015
  • "Impact of Deterrence and Inertia on Information Security Policy Modifications/Changes", with Kalana Malimage, Nirmalee Summers, and Robert E. Crossler, 7th Annual Pre-ICIS Workshop on Accounting Information Systems, Fort Worth, TX, 2015.
  • "Culture and Justice: Does it Affect How We View Business Ethics?", with VIncent Shea, Kevin Dow, and Marcia Weidenmier Watson, 22nd Annual International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference, New York, NY, 2015.
  • "Voluntary Disclosures via Social Media and the Role of Comments", with Robert E. Crossler and France Belanger, Workshop Series, Stillwater, OK, 2015.
2014
  • "The Impact of SETA Programs on Effective IT Controls and Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance", with Kalana Malimage and Nirmalee Summers, 2014 Annual Meeting of DSI, Tampa, FL, 2014.
  • "Gender and Other Determinants of CPA Exam Success: A Survival Analysis", with Jim Scheiner, Amelia Baldwin, and George Krull, American Accounting Association – 2014 Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2014.
  • "Gender and Other Determinants of CPA Exam Success: A Survival Analysis", with Jim Scheiner, Amelia Baldwin, and George Krull, NASBA 2014 Eastern Regional Meeting, Louisville, KY, 2014.
  • "Gender and Other Determinants of CPA Exam Success: A Survival Analysis", with Jim Scheiner, Amelia Baldwin, and George Krull, NASBA 2014 Western Regional Meeting, St. Louis, MO, 2014.
  • "Voluntary Disclosures via Social Media and the Role of Comments", with Robert E. Crossler, 2014 MidSouth Research Consortium, Starkville, MS, 2014.
2013
  • "Voluntary Disclosures via Social Media and the Role of Comments", with Robert E. Crossler, 5th Annual Pre-ICIS Workshop on Accounting Information, Milan, Italy, 2013.
  • "Doubly Disadvantaged or an Exception to the Rules? Minority Women in Accounting Education", with Margaret Lightbody and Amelia A Baldwin, American Accounting Association – Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA, 2013.
  • "I’m Game, Are you? Factors that Lead to Employee Engagement in Social Media Games", with Robert E. Crossler and Merrill Warkentin, Information Systems, Statistics, and Management Science Research Workshop, Tuscaloosa, AL, 2013.

Certifications

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), ISACA.