Jing Lu | Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

Jing Lu

Assistant Professor, Accounting
Department of Management
Phone number: 
ext. 54975
Macdonald Hall (MAC), Room 208

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Jing Lu (PhD, MBA, CFA) is an accounting assistant professor in the Department of Management at the University of Guelph. 

Her research deals with sustainability accounting, corporate finance, corporate governance, business analytics and machine learning. 

Jing has published several sustainability accounting papers on high quality journals (ABDC list A or A* level).

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • PhD Accounting, University of Calgary (Canada)
  • MBA Finance, Sungkyunkwan University (South Korea)
  • BSE Software Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University (China)
  • Best Paper Award, American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting Ethics Research Symposium, August 2014
  • Robert Bertram Doctoral Research Awards, Canadian Foundation of Governance Research, June 2013
  • Best Paper Award, American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting Gender Issues and Worklife Balance Section, August 2012

Jing’s research interests focus on sustainability accounting, corporate finance, corporate governance, data analytics and machine learning.

Lu,J., Mahmoudian, F.,Yu, D., Nazari, J. A., & Herremans, I. M. (2021). Board Interlocks, Absorptive Capacity, and Environmental Performance. Business Strategy and The Environment (ABDC list A, Impact Factor 5.483)

Lu, J. & Wang, J. (2021). Corporate Governance, Law, Culture, Environmental Performance and CSR Disclosure: A Global Perspective. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money (ABDC list A, CiteScore 3.8, Impact Factor 2.553)

Lu,J., Yu, D., Mahmoudian, F.,Nazari, J. A., & Herremans, I. M. (2021). Board Interlocks and Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Business Strategy and The Environment (ABDC list A, Impact Factor 5.483)

Mahmoudian, F., Lu, J., Yu, D., Nazari, J. A., & Herremans, I. M. (2021). Inter- And Intra-Organizational Stakeholder Arrangements In Carbon Management Accounting. The British Accounting Review (ABDC list A*, CiteScore 5.9, Impact Factor 3.333)

Lu J., Herremans I. (2019). Board Gender Diversity and Environmental Performance: An Industries Perspective. Business Strategy and The Environment, 28:1449–1464 (ABDC list A, Impact Factor 5.483)

Herremans I., Pyasi N., and Lu J. (2011). The Journey toward Sustainability Reporting: How Accountable are the Tourism Industries?  Tourism Recreation Research 36(3), 2011 (ABDC list A, CiteScore 2.2)

Fall 2021

  • BUS 6200 Financial Management

  • MGMT 3140 Business Analytics

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