Dr Kelly (Pei-Chi) Hsiao

Kelly (Pei-Chi) Hsiao

Lecturer in Accounting


Accounting; Corporate Governance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Management Accounting; Sustainability

Qualifications: PhD

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: MSB.3.15
Phone: +64 7 838 4466 ext. 6767

Papers Taught

About Kelly (Pei-Chi)

Kelly is a lecturer in accounting at the University of Waikato's Management School. She teaches courses on management accounting, financial accounting and data analytics. She was awarded the Divisional Teaching Excellence Award in 2021.

Kelly specialises in both quantitative and qualitative research approaches. Her research interests include sustainability accounting, non-financial disclosure by public and private organisations, and investment decision-making.

She has published in several reputable academic journals such as Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal; Accounting & Finance, Meditari Accountancy Research; and Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. She has co-edited a book on integrated reporting and contributed a number of book chapters relating to non-financial disclosure.

Kelly is currently a Co-Editor for Pacific Accounting Review and is on the editorial board of Meditari Accountancy Research. She has also received outstanding reviewer awards from Emerald Publishing and AFAANZ for her contribution to the academic community.

Recent Publications

  • Hsiao, P. C. K., de Villiers, C., Horner, C., & Oosthuizen, H. (2022). A review and synthesis of contemporary sustainability accounting research and the development of a research agenda. Accounting and Finance, online, 31 pages. doi:10.1111/acfi.12936

  • Hsiao, P., de Villiers, C., & Scott, T. (2021). Is voluntary International Integrated Reporting Framework adoption a step on the sustainability road and does adoption matter to capital markets?. Meditari Accountancy Research, online, 33 pages. doi:10.1108/MEDAR-08-2020-0978

  • Serenko, A., Dumay, J., Hsiao, P., & Choo, C. W. (2021). Do they practice what they preach? The presence of problematic citations in business ethics research. Journal of Documentation, 77(6), 1304-1320. doi:10.1108/JD-01-2021-0018

  • de Villiers, C., Hsiao, P., & Maroun, W. (2020). The Routledge Handbook of Integrated Reporting. Routledge.

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