Doron Nissim
Ernst & Young Professor of Accounting and Finance
Columbia University - Graduate School of Business
(212) 854-4249
Assistant: Terrance Gabriel (212) 854-3717

Doron Nissim holds the Ernst & Young Professor of Accounting & Finance Chair at Columbia University. He earned a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1998. Professor Nissim’s research is in the areas of earnings quality, fundamental analysis, equity valuation, financial institutions, and corporate finance. His studies have been published in journals such as the Journal of Finance, The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies, Contemporary Accounting Research, and Financial Analysts Journal. Professor Nissim served as an editor of the Review of Accounting Studies from 2006 to 2013. He has taught various courses in financial reporting, fundamental analysis, and valuation, and has directed five executive education programs in these areas. For more than 20 years, Professor Nissim has consulted extensively, primarily for asset managers and other financial institutions. He has received several honors and awards, including the 2021 AAA/Deloitte Foundation Wildman Medal Award for “the most significant contribution to the advancement of the practice of public accountancy,” the 2005 Financial Executives Research Foundation Award for Outstanding Academic Contribution to Practice, Morgan Stanley Award for Contributions to the Development of ModelWare Core Strategies, Best Discussion Award at the Review of Accounting Studies, two nominations for the Brattle Prize at the Journal of Finance (outstanding paper in corporate finance), and two teaching excellence awards: Columbia Business School Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence in a Core Course (2001), and Columbia Business School Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence (2011).

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