McDonough School of Business

Jason Schloetzer

Jason Schloetzer is Area Chair of Accounting and Business Law and Associate Professor of Business Administration at the McDonough School of Business. He has over 15 years of experience teaching management control concepts in MBA and executive programs at Georgetown. Before his academic career, he spent seven years working in the telecommunications sector, including five years at Orange S.A. (formerly France Télécom).

His research, which examines how executives collect and use information to motivate employees and improve firm performance, is published in a number of academic journals, including The Accounting Review and Journal of Accounting Research. His work often relies on data collected from companies, having collaborated on projects with firms in the technology, financial services, oil and gas, heavy vehicle manufacturing, industrial coatings, consumer products, and public relations sectors. He is an Editor of the Journal of Management Accounting Research and serves on the editorial boards of The Accounting Review, Accounting, Organizations and Society, and Production and Operations Management. His work has been presented at numerous universities and conferences, including twice at the World Economic Forum in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. Additionally, he is often quoted in media outlets on his work with The Conference Board's Environmental, Social, and Governance practice area regarding issues in corporate governance and CEO succession.

Schloetzer received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh, an MBA from George Washington University, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Kansas.