Vernon J. Richardson is Professor of Accounting and the S. Robson Walton Distinguished Chair in the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas. He received his B. S., Masters of Accountancy and MBA from Brigham Young University and a Ph.D. in accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He has taught students at the University of Arkansas, University of Illinois, Brigham Young University, University of Kansas, and the China Europe International Business School (Shanghai).
Professor Richardson is a member of the American Accounting Association. Professor Richardson has published articles in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Financial Analysts Journal, MIS Quarterly, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Marketing and the American Business Law Journal. He is currently accounting department chair at the University of Arkansas.