Contact information

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 am a Lecturer in Finance and a research member of Competition, Innovation and Positioning (CIP) at Plymouth Business School. I will be joining the University of Edinburgh Business School soon in September 2022. My research interests focus on empirical corporate finance and banking, and 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