Searching Google Scholar authors using “professor of accounting” provides data on global accounting professors. The typical range of cites per scholar for full professors is 300-1800; many are less, a few are 3,000-5,000+. James appears in the top 10 with nearly 17,800. It should be noted that not all Professors of Accounting have a Google Scholar page (accessed 10 August, 2017). Over 35 of his articles have a citation of 100+.