- Judgment and decision-making quality
- Regulatory governance
- Burgeoning professionals, markets, and technologies
- PhD, Accounting, University of Alabama
- MS, Accountancy, New Mexico State University
- BA, Psychology, Purdue University
Heather Carrasco is an Assistant Professor in the School of Accounting at the Rawls College of Business. Her research examines judgment and decision-making quality, with a focus on regulatory pressure and burgeoning professionals, markets, and technologies. She has recent publications in Contemporary Accounting Research, Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, and PLoS ONE. Carrasco joined the faculty at Texas Tech University after earning her Ph.D. from the University of Alabama. Majoring in Psychology and Political Science, she received a BA from Purdue University and her Master of Accountancy from New Mexico State University. Additionally, she is a CPA (inactive) in the state of New Mexico.