Faculty Directory

Mark Bradshaw

Joseph F. Cotter Professor and Chairperson



Selected AWARDS

  • 2022 FARS Outstanding Discussion Award
  • 2021 Journal of Accounting Research Referee of the Year
  • 2021 Journal of Accounting Research Excellence in Refereeing Award
  • 2020 Journal of Accounting Research Excellence in Refereeing Award
  • 2020 FARS Outstanding Discussion Award
  • 2015 FARS Steering Board Distinguished Service Award
  • 2014-2017 Boston College William S. McKiernan '78 Family Faculty Fellow
  • 2011 American Swiss Foundation Young Leader Conference Class of 2011
  • 2005-2006 Harvard Business School Berol Corporation Fellow
  • 2003 Harvard Business School Apgar Award for Innovation in Teaching
  • 2002 Harvard Business School Robert F. Greenhill Award
  • 2001 American Accounting Association Competitive Manuscript Award ("How Do Analysts Use Their Earnings Forecasts in Generating Stock Recommendations?")



Professor Bradshaw is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Accounting and Economics and Management Science. He sits on the editorial boards of the Journal of Accounting ResearchReview of Accounting StudiesThe Accounting Review, and the Journal of International Accounting Research.

Professional Activities

Prior to Boston College, Professor Bradshaw taught at the University of Chicago Booth Business School (2008-2009) and the Harvard Business School (2000-2008).

From 1988 to 1994, Professor Bradshaw was employed as an auditor at Arthur Andersen & Co. in Atlanta, GA. His primary clients included Delta Air Lines, Continental Airlines, The Southern Company, Institute of Nuclear Power Operators, Augusta National Golf Club, and The Masters Tournament.