Baruch Lev is the director of the Vincent C. Ross Institute of Accounting Research and the Philip Bardes Professor of Accounting and Finance at New York University Stern School of Business. In his current positions, Professor Lev teaches courses in accounting, and financial analysis.
Professor Lev has been with NYU for more than ten years. He was formerly with the University of Chicago, University of California, Berkeley (jointly at the business and law schools), and Tel Aviv University, where he had been the dean of the business school. Lev has extensive experience in public accounting, finance and consulting and served on various boards. He won many scholarly awards and prizes, including two honorary doctorates, and testified several times before congressional committees. Lev authored five books and more than 100 research papers published in leading academic journals (see Curriculum Vitae).