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.