Associate Professor | Director of Postgraduate Program
School of Accounting - CA | PhD, Nanyang Technological University | MA, Humboldt University of Berlin | BSc, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Lili Dai is an Associate Professor of Accounting at the UNSW Business School. Before joining UNSW, he held academic positions at the Australian National University and Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Lili's research interests are in the areas of capital markets-based research in accounting, auditing, and financial issues.
His publications have appeared in reputable journals including Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Financial Studies, Review of Accounting Studies, European Accounting Review, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Journal of Corporate Finance, and Journal of Banking and Finance.
Lili is an editor of Corporate Governance: An International Review, and a deputy editor of Accounting and Finance.
He has also served as an ad hoc reviewer for world-leading journals including The Accounting Review, Review of Accounting Studies, Contemporary Accounting Research, Accounting, Organizations and Society, and Management Science.
His research achievement has been recognized by the UNSW Business School Research Excellence Award and the Best Paper Awards at the AFAANZ Annual Conference.
Find more information about Lili's recent research work on his personal website.
2020 Accounting & Finance Associations of Australia and New Zealand Research Grant ($7,114)
2018 UNSW Business School BSRG Grant ($10,000)
2017 Accounting & Finance Associations of Australia and New Zealand Research Grant ($5,000)
2016 ANU College of Business and Economics Quality Research Publication Scheme ($7,000)
2014 ANU College of Business and Economics Research School Grant ($10,000)
2021 AFAANZ Conference Best Paper Award in Financial Accounting
2021 AFAANZ Conference Best Paper Award in Auditing
2020 UNSW Business School Research Excellence Award