Christine Petrovits

Christine Petrovits

Associate Professor

Area: Accounting
Phone: (757) 221-7434
Email: [[m|christine.petrovits]]
Office: Miller 3020

Biography

Christine Petrovits joined the faculty at the Mason School of Business in 2013. She earned her B.B.A. and her M.B.A. from the College of William and Mary, and her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Her research focuses on financial reporting and disclosure in both corporate and not-for-profit organizations and has been published in leading academic journals, including the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Strategic Management Journal, and The Accounting Review. She currently serves on the editorial board of the American Accounting Association’s Journal of Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting.

Christine was previously an assistant professor of accounting at the George Washington University School of Business and the NYU Stern School of Business. In addition, she was a Paduano Faculty Fellow in Business Ethics at Stern. Prior to earning her Ph.D., Christine worked as an auditor for KPMG.

Areas of Interest/Expertise
  • Financial reporting
  • Nonprofit sector
  • Corporate social responsibility