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Jeremy Lill

Assistant Professor    
  • Ph.D., accountancy, University of Illinois
  • MBA, University of Kansas through CIMBA
  • B.S., business and accounting, University of Kansas
  • Management control systems
  • Incentive contracts
  • Motivation

Jeremy started his career in academics in 2007 as a full-time lecturer at the University of Kansas. He left in 2010 to pursue his Ph.D. at the University of Illinois. After graduating in spring 2015, Jeremy began at Georgia State as an assistant professor in fall 2015. Jeremy’s research centers on managerial accounting, and he particularly enjoys topics including management control systems, honesty, incentive contracts and motivation. While at the University of Illinois, he won teaching awards at both the department and school levels. When not working, Jeremy enjoys spending time with his amazing wife Sarah, their daughter and their golden retriever.

  • Jasmijn C. Bol and Jeremy B. Lill (2015) Performance Target Revisions in Incentive Contracts: Do Information and Trust Reduce Ratcheting and the Ratchet Effect? The Accounting Review: September 2015, Vol. 90, No. 5, pp. 1755-1778.