Researcher biography

Jamie Y. Tong is a Senior Lecturer of Accounting at UQ Business School, University of Queensland. Her research focuses on a few interrelated areas in capital market research in accounting and corporate finance, corporate governance, intangible investments (innovation, CSR, corporate philanthropy etc), compensation, performance evaluation, and top executive characteristics. Her research on these topics has led to around 30 high-quality publications including Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (a top 4 Finance Journal), Academy of Management Journal (UTD Top 24 Business Journals, a top 3 Management Journal), Production and Operations Management (UTD Top 24 Business Journals, a top 4 Operations Journal), Journal of Corporate Finance (a top 6 Finance Journal), among others.

Dr. Tong has secured various grants in Australia, (AFAANZ research Grant), China (NSFC, NSFG, etc), and Hong Kong (Fulbright Research Grant). She also received several Best Paper Awards in prestigious conferences. Jamie has been invited to give research presentations at top Business Schools in Australia and China. She serves as ad hoc reviewers for high-quality journals including Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Business Ethics, Accounting and Finance, and etc. Jamie also sits on the editorial board of Corporate Board: role, duties and composition.