Karl Schuhmacher completed his PhD in Management at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, in 2014. Prior to joining the faculty at Emory, he was a Visiting Research Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania. His primary research focus is related to management accounting, cost systems, performance measurement, and incentive contracting. His work has been published in The Accounting Review, Management Science, and Accounting and Business Research.


  • PhD in Management
    University of Lausanne
  • Diplom-Kaufmann in Business Administration
    University of Mannheim