Researcher

Ms Jessica Zhang

Fields of Research (FoR)

Accounting, auditing and accountability

Biography

Jessica is a doctoral candidate in the School of Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation. Jessica holds BCom (Distinction) and MPhil Degrees from UNSW. She also spent time as an exchange student at the Goizueta Business School, Emory University.

Jessica’s research focuses on audit groups’ judgment and decision-making (JDM). Her Ph.D. thesis is about improving auditors’ performance in fraud brainstorming sessions, which is funded by an...view more

Jessica is a doctoral candidate in the School of Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation. Jessica holds BCom (Distinction) and MPhil Degrees from UNSW. She also spent time as an exchange student at the Goizueta Business School, Emory University.

Jessica’s research focuses on audit groups’ judgment and decision-making (JDM). Her Ph.D. thesis is about improving auditors’ performance in fraud brainstorming sessions, which is funded by an Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship and a UNSW Business School Supplementary Scholarship.

Jessica’s teaching focus is currently in undergraduate financial accounting. Before commencing her Ph.D. studies at UNSW, Jessica worked as a procurement specialist in the world’s largest telecommunication company in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, U.A.E.


My Grants

UNSW Bizlab Small Project Grant

UNSW Bizlab Programming Grant


My Qualifications

Bachelor of Commerce (Distinction), UNSW

Master of Philosophy, UNSW


My Awards

Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship, Australian Government

UNSW Business School Supplementary Scholarship

Runner-up of UNSW Business School Student Research Fair

UNSW HDR Completion Scholarship


My Teaching

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Publications

by Ms Jessica Zhang