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Jody Grewal

Jody Grewal

Assistant Professor of Accounting, Department of Management and the Institute for Management and Innovation, University of Toronto, Mississauga


DBA, Harvard University, 2020
MAcc, University of Waterloo, 2012
BAFM, University of Waterloo, 2011



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Jody Grewal is an Assistant Professor of Accounting in the Department of Management and the Institute for Management & Innovation at the University of Toronto Mississauga, with a cross appointment to the Accounting Area at the Rotman School of Management. Jody examines the capital market effects and real effects (i.e., changes in behavior through investment and use of resources) of financial and sustainability information disclosed voluntarily and under mandatory reporting regimes. Jody’s research is published leading journals such as Management Science. Media outlets including the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg have covered her work. Jody has a Doctorate from Harvard Business School, a Master of Accounting and Bachelor of Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Waterloo, and is a Chartered Professional Accountant in Ontario.

Academic Positions

  • 2021

    Academic Associate Director of the Climate Positive Energy Initiative, University of Toronto

  • 2019

    Assistant Professor of Accounting, University of Toronto

Selected Publications - Papers

Selected Publications - Books and Chapters

Research and Teaching Interests

Financial and Sustainability Reporting; Managerial Accounting

Honors and Awards

  • 2018

    Doctoral Fellowship in Accounting, Deloitte Foundation

  • 2019

    Outstanding Paper Award, Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS)

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • Chartered Professional Accountant, Ontario