EDUCATION

Ph.D., Accounting, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University, 2018 (expected)
M.Acc., Professional Accounting, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University, 2013
B.S., Information Systems and Information Management, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University, 2011

RESEARCH

Dissertation
“Advertising Rivalry and Discretionary Disclosure” (job market paper)

Working Papers
“On the Reliability, Informativeness and Information Transfers of Recognized Customer-Related Intangibles”
- with P. Eric Yeung

“The Effect of Customer Concentration on Firm Profitability: Competitive or Collaborative?”
- with Kai Wai Hui and P. Eric Yeung

“Learning Through Failure: The Effect of Banks’ Recent Default Experience on Borrowers’ Timely Loss Recognition?”
- with Janet Gao, Kenneth Merkley, and Joseph Pacelli

CONFERENCE ACTIVITIES

Invited Presentations
2017 AAA Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA
2017 AAA FARS Midyear Meeting, Charlotte, NC
2017 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting, Hangzhou, China
2016 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, New York, NY
2016 American Accounting Association Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting, Newport Beach, CA
2016 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting, Xiamen, China

Invited Discussions
2017 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting, Hangzhou, China
2016 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, New York, NY
2015 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL

Other Invited Participation
2017 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting Doctoral Consortium, Hangzhou, China
2016 American Accounting Association Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting Doctoral Consortium, Newport Beach, CA

CAMPUS TALKS

Cornell University, 2015, 2016, 2017

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Cornell University, Sole Instructor
Financial Accounting (non-MBA graduate), Spring 2017, Student Ratings: 4.8/5.0
Financial Accounting (non-MBA graduate), Spring 2016, Student Ratings: 4.2/5.0

Cornell University, Teaching Assistant
Financial Accounting (MBA), for Robert Libby, Fall 2015
Financial Accounting (EMBA), for Kristina Rennekamp, Summer 2015
Managerial Reporting (MBA, EMBA), for Robert Bloomfield, Summer 2014, Fall 2014

Primary Teaching Interests
Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Accounting Information Systems

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Ad-hoc Reviewer
American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, 2015, 2016
American Accounting Association Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting, 2016, 2018

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2017-2018 Bartholomew Family Ph.D. Scholarship, Cornell University
2015-2018 Conference Travel Grants, Cornell University
2013-2018 Doctoral Fellowship, Cornell University

OTHER INFORMATION

Related Programming Skills
SAS, STATA, SQL, Python

Languages
Chinese, native
English, fluent

Professional Memberships
American Accounting Association