Youngdeok Lim joined the School of Accounting, UNSW Australia Business School in 2009. Currently he teaches financial accounting in the undergraduate and postgraduate program. He also has an experience in teaching financial accounting in MBA program at KAIST Business School in Seoul. He was a visiting scholar at Columbia Business School in New York during his sabbatical leave in 2012.
His research interests include conflicts of interest in financial analysts, tax avoidance, shareholder activism, mandatory audit firm rotation policy and supply chain risk management. He has published articles in leading academic journals including Contemporary Accounting Research, Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, European Journal of Marketing. Australian Tax Forum, British Journal of Management, and Korean Accounting Review.
He is an associate editor in Managerial Auditing Journal, an ARC assessor and also an ad hoc referee of a number of journals and conferences, such as Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business Ethics, American Accounting Association annual conference, and Accounting & Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand annual conference.
Teaching and Supervision
UNSW Business School profile: https://www.business.unsw.edu.au/our-people/youngdeoklim
Best CSR paper Award at the AFAANZ Conference (with Eunice Khoo and Gary Monroe), 2019
Best Audit Paper Award at the AFAANZ Conference (with Eunice Khoo and Gary Monroe), 2018
Best Tax Paper Award at the AFAANZ Conference (with Rodney Brown and Chris Evans), 2016
Best tax research award in ATTA conference (with John Minas and Chris Evans), 2016
Non-Professorial Research Achievement Awards for outstanding research at UNSW Business School, 2012
Best paper award in Annual Paris Conference on Business and Social Sciences, 2012
Fellowship, Citi-KAIST Finance Sector Talent Development Program, 2008
Best manuscript award, Korean Finance Association, 2007
Best term paper award, Financial news, 2004