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Prof. Amy ZANG

Prof. Amy ZANG

Associate Professor

amy.zang@ust.hk

Academic qualifications

  • PhD, Accounting, 2006, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
  • BS, Accounting, 2001, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Associate Professor of Accounting, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), July 2015 - present
  • Assistant Professor of Accounting, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), July 2009 - June 2015
  • Assistant Professor of Accounting, University of Rochester, July 2006 - June 2009

PUBLICATIONS


WORKING PAPERS

  • "An Unintended Benefit of Risk Factor Mandate of 2005." with Allen Huang and Jianghua Shen.                                   
    Best Paper Award (First Place) at the 2018 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting.
  • "Hardening Soft Information: Analyst Conservative Bias," with Kerry Xiao          

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • The Franklin Prize for Teaching Excellence, Finalist, 2016, 2018
  • Duke University Graduate Fellowship, 2001 - 2006
  • Deloitte & Touche Foundation Doctoral Fellowship Award, 2004
  • American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2004
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers/Long Tao Scholarship, China 2000

EDITORIAL BOARDS

  • The Accounting Review (Editorial Board, 2017 - Present)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of American Accounting Association 
  • Member of American Finance Association
  • Member of CAPANA Program Committee (2018-2019)