Gregory Saxton

Gregory D. Saxton, PhD, CGMA is Professor of Accounting at the Schulich School of Business. Previously, he was Associate Professor of Communication at the University at Buffalo, SUNY and Associate Professor of Public Administration at SUNY, College at Brockport, and has taught at Virginia Commonwealth University and the Singapore Institute of Management. He has received PhDs in Political Science from Claremont Graduate University (2000) and in Accounting from York University (2016). He also received an M.A. in Public Policy from Claremont Graduate University, an M.A. in Political Science from McGill University, and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Victoria. He has worked for the California state government and as a consultant for nonprofit organizations.

Greg’s research uses Big Data and data analytic techniques to analyze nonprofit organizations, corporate social responsibility, and the capital markets, and has appeared in the Financial Times 50 journals Management Science, Review of Accounting StudiesAccounting, Organizations and Society and Journal of Business Ethics as well as numerous ABDC A*/A journals, including Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Critical Perspectives on Accounting, Public Administration Review, Annals of Operations Research, Journal of Communication, Public Relations Review, British Journal of Political Science, and Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. For more details see