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Brian Mittendorf

Professor of Accounting & MIS

phone: (614) 292-1720
fax: (614) 292-2118
address: 454 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210




  • PhD, The Ohio State University
  • BS, Baylor University

Areas of Expertise

  • Philanthropy
  • Accounting Information and Supply Chain Coordination
  • Incentive Contracting
  • Accounting Disclosure and Competitive Strategy


  • AMIS 7250 - Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting
    Focus is on financial reporting concepts and standards for non-profit and governmental units, evaluation of performance and the analysis and interpretation of financial statements of selected non-profit and governmental organizations.
  • AMIS 7300 - Cost Accounting
    Cost data for inventory valuation; cost data for decision making (pricing, product-mix, make or buy); cost data for performance evaluation and control.


Brian Mittendorf joined the Department of Accounting and MIS as an Associate Professor of Accounting in 2009. Prior to coming to Fisher, Brian served as an Associate Professor of Accounting at the Yale School of Management. He holds a Bachelors degree in accounting from Baylor University and a PhD in Accounting and MIS from Ohio State.

His research has studied the role of accounting information in supply chain management, incentive contracting, and competitive strategy, and has been featured in several academic journals such as The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Management Science, Marketing Science, and RAND Journal of Economics. He also serves on the Editorial Boards of The Accounting Review and Journal of Management Accounting Research.