Eksa Kilfoyle

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students


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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

Award Date: 1 Jan 1998

Psychology, BSc, McGill University

Award Date: 1 May 1991

Business Administration, MBA, York University