Jeremy Lill

Assistant Professor
Primary office:
Capitol Federal Hall, 4175
University of Kansas


Academic Area



  • Ph.D. in Accountancy, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2015)
  • MBA, University of Kansas (2006)
  • B.S. in Business, University of Kansas (2003)


My research focuses primarily on managerial accounting topics, in particular the design of control systems and compensation packages.

Selected Publications

Lill, J., & Bol, J. (2015). Performance Target Revisions in Incentive Contracts: Do Information and Trust Reduce Ratcheting and the Ratchet Effect? [Journal Articles]. The Accounting Review, 90(5), 1755–1778.
Lill, J. (accepted/in press). When the Boss is Far Away and There is Shared Pay:<br>The Effect of Monitoring Distance and Compensation Interdependence on Performance Misreporting [Journal Articles]. Accounting, Organizations and Society.

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