Dr. Stephannie Larocque is the Notre Dame Associate Professor of Accountancy and the EY Faculty Fellow at the Mendoza College of Business. Professor Larocque is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario (B.A. Hon.) and the University of Toronto (Ph.D.) as well as a CFA charterholder. A former equity research analyst, Dr. Larocque's research now encompasses empirical capital markets including earnings forecasts, cost of equity capital estimation, and firm valuation. Her research has been published in journals including The Accounting Review, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Accounting Studies, and Journal of Financial Reporting. Professor Larocque teaches Introductory Financial Accounting (ACCT 20100), and previously taught Data Analytics in Accounting (ACCT 30280) and in the Girls Who Invest summer program. She is a 2018 recipient of the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.