Dr. Xiang (Gail) Gao earned a Ph.D. at the University of Texas at El Paso before joining the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business in 2018. She received a B.S. in Environmal Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology, and a M.B.A in General Businss from Idaho State University. Dr. Gao teaches Healthcare Accounting, Decision Making, and Accounting Information Systems. Dr. Gao’s research interests include financial accounting reporting, real earnings management, and corporate governance.