Prof. Donghui Wu holds BA and MA degrees in accountancy from Xiamen University and a PhD in accountancy from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), and is a Certified Public Accountant (non-practicing) of China. He is currently a Professor at CUHK Business School and the Director of Centre for Institutions and Governance of CUHK. Prior to joining CUHK, he has taught at Lingnan University and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Prof. Wu has broad research interests in accounting, auditing, and corporate finance, with a special focus on the emerging and transitional economy of China. He is currently Associate Editor of China Journal of Accounting Research and Ad Hoc Editor for Contemporary Accounting Research.
Financial Statement Analysis
Prof. Zili Zhuang is an Associate Professor of Accounting at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Prof. Zhuang received his bachelor’s degree in international economics from Renmin University of China. He then studied at Tepper School of Business of Carnegie Mellon University where he received MSc and PhD degrees in economics. He joined Fannie Mae in Washington DC as an economist working on credit pricing and analysis after receiving the PhD degree. He obtained post-doctoral graduate training in accounting at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania before starting his academic career at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Prof. Zhuang has broad research interests including capital markets, corporate governance, international accounting, and corporate finance. He has published in top academic journals such as The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, and Journal of Business Finance and Accounting. He has taught financial and managerial accounting, corporate financial reporting, and management control systems at both the undergraduate and the master’s levels.
Corporate Financial Reporting
Management Control Systems
Strategic Management Accounting
Ms. Karen Li is a Lecturer in School of Accountancy at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). Prior to that, she worked in both public and private accounting in both the United States and Hong Kong SAR. Ms. Li is a fellow member of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), and a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). She is Licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of California and Certified Information Systems Auditor. She obtained her BSSc in Finance and MBA from San Francisco State University. Her teaching interests include Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Auditing and Hong Kong Taxation. Karen has served as Advisor and Case Competition Reviewer of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Dr. Patrick Harvey earned his PhD at the University of Southern California, and his first position upon graduation was at the University of Hong Kong. After several years he accepted a position at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology where he was active in establishing outside programmes and participating in executive education and cross disciplinary activities. He returned to the University of Hong Kong as an Assistant Dean for a one year period, and joined The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in 2010. Recognition of teaching excellence was made at all institutions that Dr. Harvey has taught at; the most recently received was the Vice Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award at CUHK for academic year 2012-13.
Dr. Harvey is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the United States. Besides four years of experience with “Big 4” accounting firms, Dr. Harvey was a marketing executive with IBM for three years. His publications and research interests relate to largely undocumented economic events such as fraud, tax evasion, smuggling, and counterfeit goods. Dr. Harvey occasionally lectures at the National Accounting Institute in Beijing, and has participated and presented in academic conferences in Shenzhen, Shanghai, and Xiamen as well.
His executive education experience is extensive and involves numerous regional and multinational corporations. Executive education programmes have successfully been conducted for periods as short as one day, however, the general accounting module is usually three to four days and on one occasion was ten working days. The programme length and content are determined by the objectives and requirements of the various sponsors.
Dr. Harvey has served as a member of the Inland Revenue Board of Review, was a vice president of the Hong Kong Academic Accounting Association, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the American Accounting Association, and in prior years was the author of the auditing portion of the Hong Kong CPA examination.
Mr. Eric Leung started teaching at the School of Accountancy since August 2009. He obtained his bachelor’s degree at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and a master’s degree at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Prior to joining CUHK Business School, he worked as an external auditor in one of the international professional accounting firms and an internal auditor in multinational companies. He also took up a compliance role in one of the regulatory bodies in Hong Kong. Mr. Leung teaches financial reporting, auditing and finance courses in both undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
He serves in several committees within CUHK Business School for curriculum development, accreditation and student counselling. He also contributes to the examination and certification processes for professional bodies and the review of financial statements for regulatory organisations.
Internal Auditing and Internal Controls
Dr. Edmund Wong is the Director of the Professional Accountancy Programme (PACC). He joined The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School since 2001. He teaches undergraduate and postgraduate accounting information systems and auditing classes. Prior to joining CUHK, Dr. Wong had over five years experience working as auditor in the Big-6 international accounting firms. Dr. Wong was a member of the Ethics Committee of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) during 2013 to 2017. He also serves as warden and cabinet member of Chung Chi College, CUHK.
Auditing/Accounting Information Systems