Chee Cheong

Associate Professor Chee Cheong

Associate Prof/Reader

Adelaide Business School

Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD - email supervisor to discuss availability.


Chee Cheong is an Associate Professor and Head of Finance & Banking Discipline at the Business School University of Adelaide. His teaching experiences span across various Finance courses at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Adelaide, China and Singapore. His primary research interests are in financial analysts’ forecast accuracy, real estate investment and accounting quality. He has published in leading journals including the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Marketing, Urban Studies and Journal of Banking and Finance.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2021 - ongoing Associate Professor in Finance University of Adelaide
    2012 - 2020 Senior Lecturer University of Adelaide
    2009 - 2011 Lecturer in Finance University of Adelaide
    2005 - 2008 Associate Lecturer in Finance Flinders University
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    Chinese (Cantonese) Can speak and understand spoken
    Chinese (Mandarin) Can read, speak and understand spoken
    English Can read, write, speak and understand spoken
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2005 - 2009 University of Adelaide Australia Ph.D. in Commerce
    2003 - 2003 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
    2000 - 2002 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Corporate Finance)
  • Research Interests

Principles of Finance (M), Managerial Finance (MBA), Real Estate Valuation (M), Quantitative Methods (M), Advance Finance Theory (Honours), Options Futures & Risk Management III, Business Finance II

  • Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2024 Co-Supervisor ESG performance, corporate governance and firm value Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Xiaofei Duan
    2024 Co-Supervisor Increasing confidence in Australian carbon disclosures Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Jinhong Park
    2023 Principal Supervisor Investor reactions and analyst reports: a text analysis approach emphasising on CSR-related information Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Vivian Li
    2023 Co-Supervisor The impact of the Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine on firms' product recall decisions Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Hoang Long Bui
    2023 Co-Supervisor Corporate political connections, stock price efficiency and investor herding behavior: the role of environmental innovation Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Mishkatur Rahman
    2023 Co-Supervisor Does equal pay influence firm value? Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Ningjing Dai
    2022 Co-Supervisor Governance role of short sellers Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Zhangweiyi Ren
  • Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2022 - 2024 Co-Supervisor The impact of paid maternity leave on corporate financial decisions - Cash holdings and dividend payout ratio Master of Philosophy Master Full Time Miss Shangyi Gao
    2022 - 2022 Co-Supervisor Studies on bank risks Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Md Abdul Wasi
    2021 - 2023 Co-Supervisor The Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic Severity on Financial Analyst Earnings Forecasts Master of Philosophy Master Full Time Mr Hoang Long Bui
    2020 - 2023 Co-Supervisor Three Essays on CEO Compensation Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Yulin Li
    2017 - 2021 Co-Supervisor Advertising's Financial Market Outcomes Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Shujie Liu
    2016 - 2019 Co-Supervisor The Determinants of Financial Analysts' Performance: Analyses using Quasi-Natural Experiments Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Thi Mai Lan Nguyen
    2014 - 2019 Co-Supervisor The Effects of Competitive Environments on Corporate Selective Hedging Behaviour Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Mr Wei Xu
    2012 - 2015 Co-Supervisor Essays on the impacts of household financial decision making Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Dr George Mihaylov
    2011 - 2017 Co-Supervisor The asymmetric impact of positive and negative news on stock return synchronicity Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Ms Sha Lu
  • Position: Associate Prof/Reader
  • Phone: 83130356
  • Email: chee.cheong@adelaide.edu.au
  • Fax: 82234782
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Nexus 10, floor 12
  • Org Unit: Finance and Banking

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