Jason D. Schloetzer is an assistant professor of accounting at the McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University. His research focuses on the monitoring and control mechanisms used to manage the modern organization. This includes examining issues related to the design, implementation, and performance consequences of performance measurement/management systems and corporate governance practices. He has published in leading academic accounting journals, including Journal of Accounting Research and The Accounting Review, and is co-author of The Conference Board’s annual CEO Succession Practices research report. He was recently named a “Person to Watch” by the National Association of Corporate Directors. Schloetzer received his Ph.D. from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh.