Eksa Kilfoyle

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

20092016
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Biography

Eksa is a Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA) from Canada. After working as a professional accountant for several years at a big accounting firm, she has followed her passion for teaching and research and transitioned to an academic career. Her research looks at how institutional, social, political contexts shape individual responses to accounting systems and processes and in turn, how individuals shape accounting systems and processes in organizations. Her work has been published in accounting journals such as Accounting Organizations and Society, Critical Perspectives in Accounting and in Accounting, Auditing and Accountabiity Journal.

Research interests

Vernacular Accountings and accounting knowledge

Implementation of accounting technologies and diversification

Morality and the use of accounting technologies

Education/Academic qualification

Business Administration, PhD, York University

Psychology, BSc, McGill University

Business Administration, MBA, York University

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Research Output 2009 2016

3 Citations (Scopus)

Accounting institutions as truce: the emergence of accounting in the governance of transnational mail flows

Richardson, A. J. & Kilfoyle, E., 1 Nov 2016, In : Accounting, Organizations and Society. 55, p. 32-47 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Governance and control in networks: a case study of the Universal Postal Union

Kilfoyle, E. & Richardson, A. J., 1 Jan 2015, In : Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. 28, 4, p. 551-580 30 p., A551.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

To tip or not to tip, that is the question: rewarding customer service encounters

Richardson, A. J. & Kilfoyle, E., Dec 2014, In : Accounting Perspectives. 13, 4, p. 301-308 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)

Vernacular accountings: bridging the cognitive and the social in the analysis of employee-generated accounting systems

Kilfoyle, E., Richardson, A. J. & MacDonald, L. D., Jul 2013, In : Accounting, Organizations and Society. 38, 5, p. 382-396 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)

Merging the profession: a historical perspective on accounting association mergers in Canada

Richardson, A. J. & Kilfoyle, E., 1 Jun 2012, In : Accounting Perspectives. 11, 2, p. 77-109 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review