John Donovan is an Assistant Professor of Accountancy. John researches financial accounting, focusing on the use of accounting and financial reporting in debt and equity markets. He teaches Data Analytics in Accounting in the Mendoza College of Business. Prior to joining the faculty, John worked as a certified public accountant at PwC and he received his Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis and his M.S.A. and B.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.