Wanwan (Julia) Zhu

Wanwan (Julia) Zhu


Funding and Awards

Leeds University Business School - School Studentship, 2015 - 2018

Best Student Presentation Award, White Rose DTC 6th Annual Conference, Sheffield, UK, June 2017

Teaching/Research Experience

Teaching Assistant, LUBS1245 Introductory Management Accounting (Undergraduate), Leeds University Business School, 2019

Teaching Assistant, LUBS1280 Mathematical Economics (Undergraduate), Leeds University Business School, 2018

Research Assitant, Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab, Leeds University Business School, 2016 - 2018

Conference Presentations

International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS) 2018 Porto Conference, Porto, Portugal, June 2018

Financial Management Association (FMA) 2018 European Conference, Kristiansand, Norway, June 2018

British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA) 2018 Annual Conference, London, UK, April 2018

British Universities Industrial Relations Association (BUIRA) 5th PhD Symposium, Cardiff, Wales, UK, November 2017 

White Rose DTC 6th Annual Conference, Sheffield, UK, June 2017

The 9th International Conference on Service System and Service Management (ICSSSM'12), Shanghai, China, July 2012 

Research interests

  • CEO Succession
  • Executive Compensation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Banking


  • Masters Degree from Xiamen University, China
  • Associate Fellow of the Academy of Higher Education (AFHEA)

Research groups and institutes

  • Centre for Advanced Studies in Finance