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Address: 229b, Cookworthy Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, UK, PL4 8AA

Tel: +44 (0)175 258 5648


Zhehao Jia

Lecturer in Finance

Plymouth Business School

University of Plymouth

I joined the Plymouth Business School in August 2021 as a Lecturer in Finance. Currently, I am a research member of Competition, Innovation and Positioning (CIP). I am interested in empirical corporate finance and banking. My current research projects are within the sub-field of securitisation, bank loans, corporate innovation, CEOs, and carbon risks.


  • PhD in Finance, University of Glasgow, UK 2018 – 2021

  • Visiting PhD Student in Finance, Boston College, US 2020

  • MSc in Finance and Investment, University of Bristol, UK 2014 – 2015

  • Bachelor of Economics, Hunan University, China 2010 – 2014