Newcastle University Business School

Staff Profile

Dr Chen Su

Senior Lecturer

Background

Chen Su, PhD, MSc, MBA, BEng

Senior Lecturer at Newcastle University Business School, 2014-

Head of the FACE (Finance, Accounting, Control & Evaluation) Research Group, 2015-

Senior Tutor (PG at Accounting & Finance Group) 2014-

Fellow in Higher Education Academy (HEA), 2013

Lecturer in Corporate Finance at Newcastle University Business School, 2011-14

Honorary Fellow at University of Liverpool Management School, 2011-

Research Assistant at University of Liverpool Management School, 2010-11

Teaching Assistant at University of Liverpool Management School, 2008-10

Overseas Research Students Award Scheme (ORSAS) for PhD study, HEFCE, UK, 2007-10

International Advancement Award for PhD study, University of Liverpool, 2007-10

International Postgraduate Scholarship for MSc study, University of Liverpool, 2005-06

Research

My principal research interest lies in the field of empirical finance and stock market behaviour with an emphasis on initial public offerings (IPOs), portfolio performance evaluation, and asset pricing and valuation, etc.

Research projects in progress

1) Earnings management and IPO performance;

2) Brokerage houses and their stock recommendations;

3) Share price behaviour to Merger & Acquisitions (M&As) announcements;

4) Style momentum;

5) The Impact of American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) on Stock Prices. 

Welcome expressions of interests from potential PhD students in the above areas and related finance areas. Please email your CV and research proposal first.

Teaching

ACC3006 International Financial Management (UG) 2011/12-2015/16

ACC3020 Financial Manager for Erasmus and study abroad students (UG) 2011/12-2015/16

NBS8235 Financial Planning and Investment (PG, Module Leader) 2011/12-

NBS8223 Dissertation in MSc Strategic Planning and Investment (PG, Module Leader) 2013/14-2014/15

NBS8004 Dissertation in MA International Financial Analysis (PG, Module Leader) 2013/14-2014/15

Publications