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Cathy Liu

Cathy Zishang Liu

ACCI Department Chair
Associate Professor

Office: B 410G

​Discipline: Accounting

Dr. Liu has served as an Assistant Professor at the University of Houston-Downtown since 2012. She has also taught at Louisiana Tech University, College of Business from 2007 to 2011. She is the Recipient of The Organized Research and Creative Activities Committee Grant, University of Houston-Downtown, 2014.  The proposal entitled “Is A Law Firm's Market Share Related to Securities Class Action Litigation Outcomes?" and received The Emerald Literati Awards for Highly Commended Paper, 2013.  The paper entitled “The Supplemental Role of Operating Cash Flows in Explaining Share Returns”. Dr. Liu has published several journal articles.

Ph.D in Accounting 

Financial Accounting, Auditing & Managerial Accounting 

​Business and Professional Experience:

Assistant Professor of Accounting, Louisiana Tech University 2008-2011
Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting, Louisiana State University 2007-2008
Account Director, DDB Needham Worldwide Advertising, Beijing Office, China 1997- 1999
Senior Account Manager, Euro RSCG Advertising, Beijing Office, China 1993 -1997
Developing Marketing Strategies and Connect Ideas with People for Famous Brands in China Market, Including Volkswagen, Volvo, Compaq, Pepsico, American Airlines, Johnson & Johnson,Sony, Intel, Asiana Airlines, Whirlpool. 

Organizations/Community Experience:

​​Member of American Accounting Association
Member of Chinese American 

Dr. Liu is also a member of: American Accounting Association since 2005, Canadian Academic Accounting Association since 2010, and Chinese Accounting Professor’s Association of North America since 2007.

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