Joseph Comprix is an Associate Professor of Accounting at Syracuse University. He has a B.S. from The Ohio State University and a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Professor Comprix previously taught at Arizona State University and at the State
University of New York at Buffalo before joining Syracuse
University in 2008. He has served as the Chair of the Accounting Department at Syracuse University for the past seven years.
He has been named the Outstanding Professor in the graduate program
four times while at Syracuse,
and in 2012, the University recognized him for excellence in graduate education. Prior to becoming an
academic, Professor Comprix spent several years working as a staff accountant and accounting manager at
Mead Corporation. Professor Comprix’s
research has been published in journals such as the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, the Journal of the American
Taxation Association, and Accounting Horizons.