Virginia Cortijo


Cortijo brings a wealth of research experience to the Business Administration Department at Stonehill, having served as a research fellow at Rutgers University and the Polytechnic Institute of Setubal in Portugal.

Since 2002, Cortijo has also worked as both a researcher and teaching assistant at the Department of Accounting and Information Systems at the University of Huelva. Her research focused on information technologies, business reporting and international financial reporting standards. She has published in leading academic journals including the Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, the International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, and the International Journal of Disclosure & Governance.

Cortijo co-authored the book Analisis de Estados Financieros(Financial Statement Analysis), published by Pearson in 2009. Since 2008, she has worked as an assistant editor and ad hoc referee for the International Journal of Digital Accounting Research. Cortijo has also served as an Erasmus coordinator at several universities in the UK, Netherlands and Portugal.


  • B.A., Business Administration, University of Huelva (Spain)
  • M.A., Teaching, University of Huelva (Spain)
  • Ph.D., Accounting and Information Systems, University of Huelva (Spain)