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Dr Nicole Li-Yu Chen

Dr Nicole Li-Yu Chen

Lecturer in Finance and Accounting

+44 (0) 1392 72

Streatham Court, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter, EX4 4PU, UK

Nicole joined the Business School as a lecturer in Finance and Accounting in 2021. She started her career where she gained her auditing and tax experience in one of the leading accounting firms in California, United States before returning to academia.

Nicole’s research areas are in financial accounting and reporting, managerial accounting, corporate governance, and auditing.



PhD in Accounting (in process), University of Glasgow

MSc in Accounting, University of Arizona

BSc in Accounting, University of Kansas

Research interests

  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial disclosures
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Sustainability Responsibility
  • Auditing