Jason D Schloetzer


William and Karen Sonneborn Term Associate Professorships


MSB Faculty
General profile



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Professor Schloetzer's research focuses on management control systems, with an emphasis on controls related to corporate governance and the value chain. His papers have been published in leading academic journals, including Journal of Accounting Research and The Accounting Review. He serves on the Editorial Advisory and Review Board of The Accounting Review, and is a member of the American Accounting Association and the Institute of Management Accountants.

Professor Schloetzer links his research-related activities to practice as a frequent contributor to The Conference Board’s Governance Center. He is particularly involved in issues regarding hedge fund activism, CEO succession, and board structure. His research-related activities have generated media mentions in national and international news outlets, including CNBC, Financial Times, Forbes, Fortune, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, US News & World Report, and USA Today.

Professor Schloetzer currently teaches Financial Analysis for Managers and Investors (MBA core), Performance as Value Creation (MBA elective) and Strategic Management of Cost and Profit (Executive MBA elective). He has received two MBA teaching awards.

Professor Schloetzer earned his BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Kansas, MBA from George Washington University, and PhD in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh.


  • Ph.D. (2008) University of Pittsburgh, Accounting
  • M.B.A. (2001) The George Washington University, International Business
  • B.S. (1997) University of Kansas, Mechanical Engineering