Weishi Jia, Ph.D.
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 Title: Assistant Professor
 Dept: Accounting
 Office: BU 515
 Phone: 216-687-4743
 Email: w.jia1@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. BU 515, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Education:
Ph.D., Accounting, Emory University, 2017
B.S., Economics and Finance, The University of Hong Kong, 2012
 
Brief Bio:
Dr. Jia joined the accounting department at the Monte Ahuja College of Business as an assistant professor in 2017. She holds a bachelor degree in economics and finance from the University of Hong Kong (graduated with first-class honor), and a Ph.D. in accounting from Emory University.

Dr. Jia is interested in financial archival research on accounting disclosures and regulations. Her primary research interest is in corporate misconduct, enforcement, and corporate compliance. She is also interested in international accounting that exploits cross-country variations in institutional and cultural factors to study how home countries affect firms' operating and accounting decisions.
 
Honors and Awards:
Best Reviewer Award for Journal of International Accounting Research                              2019
New Faculty Start-up Fund, Cleveland State University                                                        2017
AAA / Deloitte Foundation / J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow                           2016
Doctoral Fellowship, Goizueta Business School, Emory University                                      2012-2017
Sheth Foundation Fellow                                                                                                         2015
 
Research Interests:
Accounting Disclosure and Accounting Regulations; Corporate Misconduct; the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; the Role of Social Media in Capital Markets; Home Country Institutions and Foreign Firms
 
Teaching Areas:
Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Accounting Analytics
 
Professional Affiliations:
American Accounting Association