Yuxia (pronounced as "yu-shia") is a PhD candidate in Accounting at Cambridge Judge Business School and a Benavitch Scholar at St Catharine's College, University of Cambridge. Currently, she is also a Research Associate at Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF) and a Research Fellow at United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). Yuxia will join Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore as an Assistant Professor of Accounting from the 2023 academic year.
Her research interests are in the intersection of financial and managerial accounting, with a focus on sustainability issues. Her research aims to provide quantitative empirical evidence on how accounting systems, including internal management, external disclosure and information assurance, help develop a sustainable capital market.
Yuxia has been teaching financial accounting and corporate finance in higher education since 2016. She also looks forward to instructing modules related to sustainability accounting. Prior to PhD, Yuxia had working experience in international trade and financial consulting.
Yuxia has an informal name "Sarine", which is the combination of her name's meaning in English ("yu" for rain and "xia" for summer).