Yin Liu, Ph.D

Assistant Professor; Director, Master of Science in Accounting
(585) 395-5056
Office: Hartwell Hall 106D


  • PhD, University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • MAcc, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
  • BBA, Jilin University

Research Interests

  • Corporate Investment
  • Executive Compensation
  • Auditing Firms
  • Financial Reporting Quality
  • Managerial Gender Issue

Teaching Interests

  • Auditing
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Accounting for Not-for-Profit Entities
  • Managerial Accounting

Directed Honors Senior Thesis

  • Choate, A., “An Analysis of Sub-prime Mortgage Crisis”, May 2023. 
  • White, H., “Top Executive Gender Diversity in Accounting and Finance Research: A Review”, May 2021.