Yaqin Hu

Dr. Yaqin Hu

Assistant Professor

Area - Accounting

Available to Supervise
  • Faculty
  • Tags:
  • phd

Contact Information

Email: huy116@mcmaster.ca
Office: DSB DSB 328
Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 23846

Yaqin Hu joined DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University in July 2018 as Assistant Professor of Accounting after earning her Ph.D. in accounting at University of Texas at Dallas. Prior to her doctoral study, she earned an M.A. in economics as a doctoral stream student from University of Toronto in 2013 and an Honours B.A. in accounting and economics from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2012.

Yaqin’s research interests include firm voluntary disclosure, financial reporting regulations, CEO labour market, executive compensation, and analyst forecasts.

Yaqin teaches financial accounting and managerial accounting to MBA students at DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. During her doctoral study, she taught financial accounting at University of Texas at Dallas.

  • Dr. S. J. Basu MBA Teaching Award, McMaster University, 2022
  • Nominee for President’s Teaching Excellence Award for Teaching Assistant, 2018
  • Teaching Award, Jindal School of Management, UT Dallas, 2017
  • FARS Excellence in Reviewing Award, 2017
  • University of Texas at Dallas Graduate Studies Scholarship, 2013-2018
  • University of Toronto Fellowship for Master Students, 2012-2013
  • Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Research Fellowship, 2012