Prof. ZHU Xindong (朱鑫東教授)

PhD - Accounting (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
MA - International Accounting and Financial Management (University of Glasgow)
BA - International Finance (Renmin University of China)

Associate Professor

Prof. ZHU Xindong (朱鑫東教授)

Contact Information

Address: 13-225, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34424763
Fax: +852 34420349

Research Areas

  • Auditing
  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Accounting Regulations

Xindong (Kevin) Zhu's current research focuses on auditing, corporate disclosure, accounting regulations, and executive compensation etc. His work has been published in Journal of Accounting and Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, Review of Accounting StudiesJournal of International Business studies, and Accounting Horizons, etc. 

Professional Qualifications

Qualification Certifying Organization
ACCA Affiliate The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Teaching Areas

  • Accounting Information System
  • Taxation
  • Financial Accounting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Artificial Intelligence Accounting

Research Grant

  • PI: "PCAOB inspections and trade credit: International evidence", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $221,993 (2022-2024) , Dr. Xindong Zhu, Dr. Li Li
  • PI: "The Role of Auditors' Judgment-related Traits on Audit Quality: Analysis combining Survey Data with Archival Information on Individual Auditor Characteristics in China", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $331,193 (2015-2018) , Dr. Xindong Zhu, Dr. Simon Fung, and Prof. Ferdinand A. Gul
  • PI: "Big 4 Auditor Independence and Audit market Concentration", Start-up Grant - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: $200,000 (2012-2014) , Dr Xindong Zhu


Journal Publications and Reviews
Conference Papers