Prof. Dr. Jannis Bischof

Prof. Dr. Jannis Bischof

Chair of Business Administration and Accounting

Chair website

Main fields of research

  • Financial Reporting and Disclosure
  • Accounting for Financial Instruments
  • Fair Value Accounting
  • Bank Accounting
  • Bank Regulation
  • Securities Regulation
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • German GAAP
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Auditing

Curriculum vitae

2004 Diplom-Kaufmann (M.Sc. in Business Administration), University of Mannheim
2007-2008 Visiting Ph.D. Student, Harvard University
2008 Dr. rer. pol., University of Mannheim
2008-2010 Visiting Lecturer, ESSEC Business School
2009-2012 Postdoc Researcher, University of Mannheim
2012-2013 Postdoc Researcher, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
2013-2014 Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
2014-2015 Helaba Professor of Finance and Accounting, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main
Since 2015 Professor of Accounting, University of Mannheim

Selected memberships

  • EFRAG Financial Instruments Working Group
  • American Accounting Association (AAA)
  • European Accounting Association (EAA)
  • International Association for Accounting Education
  • and Research (IAAER)

Prizes, awards, honors

  • VHB Best Conference Paper Award, 2016
  • GARP Risk Management Best Paper Award, European Financial Management Association, 2015
  • Best Teaching Award (M.Sc.), Goethe University Frankfurt, 2015
  • IAAER/KPMG Research Grants, Informing the IASB Decision Process, 2010 and 2013
  • Best Dissertation Award, Ernst&Young Foundation, 2009
  • Best Paper Award, Hessian Foundation of Auditors, 2006
  • Award for the Best Diploma in Business Administration, Prechel Foundation, 2005
  • Fellowship, German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes), 1999-2004

Selected editorial activities

  • Editorial Board “Issues in Accounting Education”
  • Editorial Board “Accounting and Business Research“

Selected publications