Newcastle University Business School

Staff Profile

Dr Zhijuan Wu

Lecturer in Accounting&Finance, DPD of MSc International Financial Analysis



Dr Zhijuan Wu joined Newcastle University Business School as a lecturer in Accounting and Finance in February 2015. Since September 2018, she has been taking the role as Degree Programme Director of MSc International Financial Analysis. Before becoming an academic, she had a few years' work experience in industry.

Roles and responsibilities:

10/2019 - present: Member of NUBS Circle of Wellbeing

09/2018 - present: Degree Programme Director of MSc International Financial Analysis

2015 - present: Lecturer in Accounting and Finance


BSc in Accountancy (Xiamen)

MSc in Accountancy (Xiamen)

PhD in Accountancy (Aberdeen)

Teaching certificates:

Fellow of the HEA (2016)

Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Studies in Academic Practices, Newcastle University (2016)

Newcastle Teaching Award (2016)

Associate Fellow of the HEA (2012)

External examiner:

2016-2020 Teesside University, BA(Hons) A&F Programme


Research interests:

The implementation of IFRS

Earnings quality

Ownership structure

Tax incentives



2015- , NBS8003 Financial information analysis (PG, becoming module leader from 2018)

2015- , NBS8005 Corporate Strategy and Valuation (PG, module leader)

2015- , NBS8004/NBS8223  Dissertation (PG, becoming module leader from 2016)