Ernst and Young Professor of Accounting; Chair of Accounting; University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business
Gregory S. Miller is the Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow & Professor of Accounting at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. His research focuses on financial communication; that is, how managers communicate their view of the firm and its activities to outsiders. His work has been designed to understand both the results of effective communication and how effectiveness is achieved. Miller’s research has been published in top peer reviewed journals such as The Accounting Review, The Journal of Accounting and Economics, and The Journal of Accounting Research. He has presented at over 70 academic institutions and conferences. His work has also been published in practitioner journals such as Harvard Business Review and Investor Relations Quarterly. He was a key note speaker at numerous practitioner conferences in the US and Europe and was the focus of two CNBC Asia specials. Miller has authored over twenty cases and sold over 100,000 copies. They have been taught at top global business schools including Michigan, Harvard, Chicago, Wharton, INSEAD and the University of Peking. He has been quoted or cited in a numerous popular press publications including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, U.S. News and World Reports, Business Week, the International Herald Tribune, CFO magazine, IR Magazine, The Detroit Free Press, The Washington Post and Morgunbladid. Miller is an editor at The Accounting Review and is on the editorial board of The Journal of Accounting and Economics, and The Journal of Accounting Research. Dr. Miller teaches in the MBA core at Ross school and in the Masters of Accounting, Doctoral and Supply Chain Management programs. He was the director of the Ross School/NIRI executive education program on effective investor relations. He previously taught in the MBA, doctoral and executive education programs at Harvard Business School. He has consulted or provided executive education to a wide range of firms from around the globe. Miller earned his PhD in 1998 at the University of Michigan. Prior to that, he earned a BS in Accounting at Miami University (Oxford, Ohio) and spent four years as an auditor in the Cincinnati office of Arthur Andersen where he earned his CPA.