Michel L. Magnan, PhD, FCPA Auditor, FCA, ASC, C.Dir.

Professor and the Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in Corporate Governance, John Molson School of Business – Concordia University
Member of the Human Resources Committee, IGOPP

Michel Magnan is Professor and the Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in Corporate Governance at the John Molson School of Business of Concordia University. He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Washington (Seattle). His academic career spans over 30 years. His research, teaching and professional interests encompass financial reporting, financial statement analysis, governance, executive compensation, ethics and the environment, and corporate disclosure. He is the author or co-author of more than 100 papers that have been published in academic and professional journals and has presented his work at several conferences in America, Europe and Asia. He is currently Consulting Editor of Contemporary Accounting Research, Section Editor of the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences and Associate Chief Editor of Revue française de gouvernance d’entreprise. He is a member of the Canadian Accounting Standards Board as well as a Fellow at CIRANO, an inter-university economic think tank.