Faculty:Faculty of Business and Law
School:Economics, Finance and Law
Dr Wei Kang is a lecturer in finance, with a strong research and teaching profile and outstanding supervisory experience of DBA/PhD.
Wei's research focuses on ESG, corporate governance, diversity and network analysis. Her research primarily seeks to influence and change awareness, practice, policy and culture in the corporate world. She is an active peer reviewer for international journals and conferences. Wei is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy and is currently teaching at ARU and our partner universities in China. She has gained substantial experience to curriculum review and development for Accounting and Finance subjects and currently consults on the launch of new prep courses at ARU. She also works closely with the industry and delivered a diversity of projects to enhance business students employability.
Wei has a wide range of teaching experience on different postgraduate and undergraduate subjects, including Big Data Analytics, financial data analytics, financial management, quantitative methods, big data fundamentals and financial investment analysis. She has been constantly reflecting on her practical teaching skills, passionate about her subject areas with a specialised interest to develop student subject skills and transferable skills such as critical thinking, effective communication and creative problem solving.
'Research escalator - pitch your idea', University of Tanjungpura, Indonesia, 2022
'Adoption of fintech in practice', Rukmini Devi Institute of Advanced Studies, India, 2021
Accountability sustainability and governance workshop, University of Bristol
The international accounting and finance doctoral symposium (AFDS), Politecnico di Milano, Milan
BAFA annual conference, University of Derby
Corporate governance: Examining key challenges and perspective. Lisbon, Portugal, 2020
Gender (in)equality in higher education event, University of Bangor
Global perspectives - building better together: frameworks for advancing gender and race equality globally. Advanced HE.