Alex Woods

Alex Woods, Ph.D.

KPMG Term Professor of Accounting; Accounting Department Chair; Dean's Research Fellow, 2019-2022


Program: Online MAcc

Ph.D., Business Administration, The Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University

Expertise: Managerial accounting, management control systems, performance measurement, performance evaluation, incentives

Alex Woods joined the Raymond A. Mason School of Business in 2008. His research interests are managerial accounting and control, performance measurement and evaluation, incentives, and resource allocation. He has been published in leading, pedagogical, and practice journals. He currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Management Accounting Research.

Prior to earning his Ph.D., he had extensive work experience assessing the effectiveness and efficiency of key managerial accounting decisions and issues for the U.S. Air Force.