Dr Wee Ching Pok

Senior Lecturer

College of Business, Government and Law

place Law & Commerce (3.42)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Dr Wee Ching Pok is now a Senior Lecturer in Accounting (Teaching Specialist). She has joined Flinders since May 2013. She was previously also the Higher Degrees Research Coordinator for Flinders Business. Prior to joining Flinders University, she served in a public university in Malaysia. During her time there, she supervised the master, PhD and Doctor of Business Administration students mainly in the area of accounting and corporate finance. She has previously supervised 5 Research Higher Degree students exploring the relationship between related party transactions and firm performance, determinants of government bond yield spread of Asian Economies, the sources of competitiveness of SMEs, the relationship between earnings management and corporate social responsibility and impact of mergers and acquisitions on stakeholders.

While she was at Malaysia, she was also a Research Fellow for 2 years at an accounting research institute, higher institutions' centre of excellence doing research related to compliance costs and benefits of anti-money laundering requirements of banks and Islamic Finance.

Her research interests include financial derivatives (risk management, volatility and prediction), stock and bond markets (volatility and determinants of bond yield spread), corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions.

Qualifications
BAcc (Hons) UM; MBA (Finance) UKM; PhD (Accounting and Finance), Univ. of Birmingham, UK.
Teaching interests

Accounting and Finance topics, Information Systems, etc.

Topic coordinator
BUSN9132 New Venture Finance and Private Equity
BUSN9113 Accounting Fundamentals
BUSN9114 Information Systems and Accounting Processes
BUSN9118 Financial Accounting Issues
BUSN1002 Financial Accounting Processes
BUSN2052 Accounting Information Systems
Supervisory interests
Anti-money laundering
Compliance cost of anti-money laundering requirements of banks
Corporate finance
Corporate responsibility
Earnings management
Family firms
Financial derivatives
Information content of earnings and cash
Mergers and acquisitions
Higher degree by research student achievements
Salmin Mostafa

PhD - APR 2022

Agus Syarip Hidayat

PhD - JUN 2020

Emy Yunidyastuti

PhD - NOV 2017