Vicknair earned his DBA from the University of Tennessee, an M.S. from the University of Southern Mississippi and a Bachelor Business Administration from Millsaps College. He has worked at Rockhurst University for 17 years as an associate professor of accounting.
David's teaching focus includes international accounting, advanced accounting, foundations of managerial accounting, foundations of finance and financial accounting, to name a few. He has authored or co-authored articles in health care and accounting and finance, some of which have appeared in leading education journals in those disciplines.