Joshua A. Khavis

Assistant Professor
Accounting and Law


PhD, Temple University
MA, Baruch College
Fulbright Scholar, Hebrew University, Israel
BBA, Pace University


  • Data Analytics for Accountants
  • Financial Accounting


  • Financial accounting and reporting
  • Auditing
  • Crowdsourcing


Khavis, J. A., and J. Krishnan. 2021. Employee Satisfaction in Accounting Firms, Work-life Balance, and Audit Quality. AUDITING: A Journal of Practice & Theory 40 (2): 161–192. ()

Featured in the American Accounting Association Podcast Series.

Working Papers

“Reliability of Crowdsourced Earnings Forecasts” with Lawrence D. Brown

“Crowdsourced Earnings Forecasts: Implications for Analyst Forecast Timing and Market Efficiency” with Rajiv D. Banker and Han-up Park

“Do Analysts Learn from Online Feedback?”

Awards, Grants and Honors

  • PhD Teaching Award, Temple University
  • AAA / Deloitte / J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow
  • IMA Doctoral Research Summer Scholarship
  • Fulbright Scholarship, Institute of International Education, U.S. Department of State Professional

Professional Affiliations

  • American Accounting Association

Industry Experience

Khavis was part of the New York City startup scene where he oversaw operations, accounting and finance for a number of new ventures. He has also worked in the fixed income technology division at Barclays Investment Bank.