Dr Chloe Wu

Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

Hull University Business School


01482 463021

Dr. Chloe Wu is a Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at the Hull University Business School.

She is also the programme director of BSc in Accounting (HKU). She obtained her PhD from the University of Leeds.

Before joining HUBS, she worked as an associate at the University of Durham. She also has industrial experiences in the banking area before pursuing her academic career.

Chloe's research interests are in the area of corporate governance, financial reporting, auditing and accounting disclosure. Her work has published in international leading journals. 


Research Interests

  • Corporate governance

  • Financial reporting

  • Auditing

  • Accounting disclosure


Wu, C. Y., Hsu, H. and Haslam, J. (2016) Audit Committees, Non-audit Services, and Auditor Reporting Decisions prior to Failure. The British Accounting Review. 48, 240-256 (ABS 3)

Hsu, H and Wu, C. Y. (2014) Board composition, grey directors and corporate failure in the UK. The British Accounting Review. 46, 215-227 (ABS 3) 

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Programmes taught on

Modules list

  • International Accounting and Finance

  • Research Methods

  • Financial Accounting 

Research PhDs

Chloe is interested in supervising PhD in the area of corporate governance, financial reporting, auditing or accounting disclosures.

Completed PhDs

Salem AL Fayi 

Current PhD supervisions 

Abdulrahamn Al Harbi

Dianyu Chen

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • PhD in Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds

  • MA in Accounting and Finance, University of Leeds (Distinction)

  • BA in Public Finance, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

External roles

  • Ad-hoc reviewer for journals (in alphabetical order):

  • Accounting and Business Research

  • European Management Review

  • International Journal of Accounting and Finance

  • International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation

  • International Journal of Managerial and Financial Accounting

  • The British Accounting Review