Researcher

Mr Yuchen Zhang

Keywords

Fields of Research (FoR)

Financial accounting, International accounting

Biography

Yuchen is a doctoral candidate and PhD Teaching Fellow in the School of Accounting, Auditing & Taxation. Before joining UNSW, Yuchen obtained Bachelor of Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China and Master of Accounting from University of Tasmania (UTAS).

Yuchen's research interests include financial reporting and disclosure, and international accounting. His PhD project focuses on the dynamics of corporate...view more

Yuchen is a doctoral candidate and PhD Teaching Fellow in the School of Accounting, Auditing & Taxation. Before joining UNSW, Yuchen obtained Bachelor of Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China and Master of Accounting from University of Tasmania (UTAS).

Yuchen's research interests include financial reporting and disclosure, and international accounting. His PhD project focuses on the dynamics of corporate disclosures, which examines the economic consequences of mandatory quarterly reporting, and strategic voluntary disclosure of loss-reporting firms. Yuchen actively engages with the global research community. His working paper is being presented at leading international conferences. He has presented and also served as a moderator at the 2022 AAA International Accounting Section Mid-year Meeting. He also participated in various conferences incuding AFAANZ annual conferences, MIT Asia conference/symposium in Accounting, and 2021 AAA IAS PhD/New Faculty Consortium.

Yuchen has received several awards and scholarships. His PhD is funded by MPDBS scholarship, Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship and the UNSW Business School Top-up Funding. He was also on the Dean's Honour Roll and was awarded the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Award for Highest Achievement (Auditing) and Tasmanian International Scholarship from UTAS.

Research Interests:

  • International Accounting
  • Financial Reporting and Disclosure

Supervisors:

Teaching:

  • ACCT2542 Corporate Financial Reporting & Analysis
  • ACCT3563 Issues in Financial Reporting & Analysis  

My Qualifications

  • PhD Accounting (in progress)
  • Master of Pre-Doctoral Business Studies (MPDBS), UNSW Sydney
  • Master of Professional Accounting, University of Tasmania (UTAS)
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST)

My Awards

  • Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship
  • UNSW Business School Top-up Funding
  • 2019 MPDBS Scholarship, UNSW Business School, UNSW Sydney
  • Dean’s Honour Roll of December 2016, University of Tasmania
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Award for Highest Achievement (Auditing)
  • Tasmanian International Scholarship, University of Tasmania
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Location

Room 3107, Level 3, Quadrangle Building (E15), UNSW Sydney 2052