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Dr Qian Song

Job: Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

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Personal profile

I joined De Montfort University as a lecturer in Accounting & finance in September 2019. My academic training is in the area of Accounting, Finance and Taxation. Before joining DMU, I served as a teaching assistant in Cardiff University where I have achieved my PhD degree. I have obtained both my master's degree (First Place in MSc Finance) and my bachelor's degree (BSc Accounting and Finance with First-class Honour) from Cardiff University.

I serve as a peer reviewer for a number of international recognised journals, such as "Accounting and Business Research", "British Accounting Review", "Abacus", "Advances in Taxation", and "Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal".

Research interests/expertise

  • Corporate tax management behaviours
  • Earnings management
  • Financial reporting quality
  • Corporate governance

Areas of teaching

  • Taxation
  • Business Finance


I am partially qualified with ACCA (the Association of Charted Certified Accountants) (pass 10/13)

Courses taught

Business Taxation and International Financial Derivative

Honours and awards

  • First Class Honour-BSc Accounting and Finance
  • Sir Julian Hodge Prize-Best Performance in MSc Finance
  • Cardiff University Full PhD Studentship

Membership of external committees

British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)