Johann Comprix

Chair, Joseph I. Lubin School of Accounting, Professor of Accounting, Interim Associate Dean for Undergraduate & Master’s Education
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Professor Comprix has worked as a staff accountant and accounting manager at Mead Corp. He holds a PhD in accounting from the University of Illinois and taught at the State University of New York at Buffalo and Arizona State University before joining the Whitman School. He currently teaches financial accounting in the MBA program. Professor Comprix has been a member of the Whitman faculty since 2008. He was chosen as the Whitman Graduate Faculty of the year for 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2017. He also received an Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award from the Graduate College in 2012 - one of only six awards campus-wide in 2012. Professor Comprix has published in journals such as the Journal of Accounting and Economics, The Accounting Review, the Journal of Marketing, Contemporary Accounting Research, Accounting Horizons, and the Journal of the American Taxation Association.
PhD, Accounting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Financial Accounting
Professor Comprix’s research is focused on pension accounting, accounting restatements, and taxation.

Papers

  • News Dispersion, Asymmetric Verification, and Conservatism

    2015 Weinbaum, D., Huang, H., Yehuda, N.

Publications

  • Jan 01, 2017

    Whitman School of Management Graduate Faculty of the Year

    Syracuse University
  • Jan 01, 2013

    Guttag Junior Faculty Research Fellowship Award

    Whitman
  • Jan 01, 2013

    Whitman School of Management Graduate Faculty of the Year

    Syracuse University
  • Jan 01, 2012

    Outstanding Teacher in the Defense Controllership Program (voted by the students)

    Syracuse University
  • Jan 01, 2012

    Whitman School of Management Graduate Faculty of the Year

    Syracuse University
  • Jan 01, 2012

    Excellence in Graduate Education Faculty Recognition Award

    Syracuse University
  • Jan 01, 2011

    Whitman School of Management Graduate Faculty of the Year

    Syracuse University
  • Jan 01, 2009

    Outstanding Teacher in the Defense Controllership Program

    Syracuse University