John Donovan is the Gerspach Family Associate Professor of Accountancy and the PwC Faculty Fellow at the Mendoza College of Business. John researches financial accounting, focusing on the use of accounting and financial reporting in debt and equity markets. John's research has been published in several academic journals including The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Management Science, and Review of Accounting Studies. In the Mendoza College of Business, John currently teaches Measurement & Disclosure I and has previously taught Data Analytics in Accounting. John also serves as the faculty advisor for the Master of Science in Accountancy program. 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.