Thomas Phillips

Thomas Phillips Jr.

Thomas H. Daigre Endowed Chair of Business Administration
Department Chair and Professor, Department of Accounting
2800E Business Education Complex North
501 South Quad Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 225-578-6202
Fax: 225-578-6201

Biographical Summary

Dr. Phillips is Department Chair, Professor, and holds the Thomas H. Daigre Endowed Chair. His academic research includes The Accounting Review, Behavioral Research in Accounting, Accounting, Organizations & Society, and others, as well as professional journals such as the Journal of Accountancy and The CPA Journal. Phillips is a past President of the LCPA (state) and has served on the AICPA Council.


  • PhD Accounting, Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1984
  • MS Accounting, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1977


  • Teaching Interests: Financial and Behavioral Accounting
  • Research Interests: Behavioral Accounting and Professional Issues

Employed by LSU since

July 1, 2013