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Thomas Buckhoff

Associate Professor of Accounting

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  • Ph.D. (Accounting), University of Kentucky
  • MAcc (Accountancy), Brigham Young University
  • BS (Accountancy), Brigham Young University


Thomas Buckhoff is an associate professor of accounting at Georgia Southern University. He is also a partner with Forensic Solutions, LLC—a forensic accounting firm specializing in fraud detection, investigation, and litigation support services. Dr. Buckhoff received his Bachelor and Master of Accountancy degrees from Brigham Young University (BYU) and his Ph.D. in accounting from the University of Kentucky. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and is Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Previously, Dr. Buckhoff has worked as a visiting associate professor of accounting at BYU, a senior forensic accountant for Eide Bailly, LLP—Fraudwise Division, and as the Eide Bailly Professor of Forensic Accounting at North Dakota State University. He frequently conducts anti-fraud continuing professional education (CPE) seminars for organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), Institute of Internal Auditors, Institute of Management Accountants, CPA Australia, various state CPA societies, law enforcement agencies, and various Fortune 500 companies. Dr. Buckhoff has also published a variety of anti-fraud articles in the Journal of Forensic Accounting, Journal of Accountancy, Journal of Forensic & Investigative Accounting, Advances in Accounting Education, Journal of Financial Crime, The CPA Journal, Strategic Finance, New Accountant, Issues in Accounting Education, The RMA Journal, and The Fraud Magazine. He served on the on the editorial board for The CPA Journal (2002-2012), served as associate editor for the Journal of Forensic Accounting (1999-2003), and currently serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Forensic & Investigative Accounting. In 2016, the ACFE presented Dr. Buckhoff with the Educator of the Year award for outstanding contributions to anti-fraud education.

Office Location

Parker College of Business room 3301
Phone: 912-478-7142


Curriculum Vitae

Last updated: 3/11/2022