Ms Jackie Yong

Ms Jackie Yong

Associate Lecturer

Newcastle Business School (Accounting and Finance)

Career Summary


Jackie has an MBA by research and a B.A. (Hons) in Accounting & Finance. She teaches accounting and finance, and her research interests are corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, and accounting education.

Jackie has considerable experience in accounting and finance where she has worked as a CFO in a wealth management company, an equities analyst in an investment bank and a corporate/retail banker in various financial institutions.

Research Expertise
Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Governance Accounting and Education

Teaching Expertise
Accounting Finance  


  • Master of Business Administration, University of Sheffield - UK
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours)(Accounting & Finance), Manchester Polytechnick - UK


  • Accounting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Social Disclosure
  • Finance

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
350199 Accounting, auditing and accountability not elsewhere classified 60
390399 Education systems not elsewhere classified 40

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Associate Lecturer University of Newcastle
Newcastle Business School


For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

Journal article (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2019 Stenberg L, Campoamor-Olegario L, Yong L, 'Group Work and Student Outcomes among First Year International Students', International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 31 452-460 (2019) [C1]
2014 Yap C, Ryan S, Yong J, 'Challenges Facing Professional Accounting Education in a Commercialised Education Sector', Accounting Education, 23 562-581 (2014) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/09639284.2014.974196
Citations Scopus - 14Web of Science - 2
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Christine Yap
2012 Stenberg LC, Estela Varua M, Yong LK, 'Attitude, secondary schools and student success in a tertiary mathematics unit', Journal of Modern Accounting and Auditing, 8 480-487 (2012) [C2]

Conference (6 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2012 Stratilas K, Yong LK, 'Student engagement: What is stopping our international students from getting it?', Research and Development in Higher Education: Connections in Higher Education, Hobart, Australia (2012) [E1]
2011 Yong LK, Ryan SE, Yap CL, Goela N, 'A case study in the failure of graduate attributes in higher education', Research and Development in Higher Education: Reshaping Higher Education Volume 34, Gold Coast (2011) [E1]
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Christine Yap
2010 Stenberg L, Varua ME, Yong LK, 'Mathematics aptitude, attitude, secondary schools and student success in quantitative methods for business subject in an Australian Catholic university experience', ACE 10: 39th Australian Conference of Economists. Conference Papers, Sydney, NSW (2010) [E1]
2010 Stenberg L, Varua ME, Yong LK, 'Multiple methods: How to help students succeed in quantitative methods for business unit', ALTC Leadership Symposium. Abstracts, University of Wollongong, NSW (2010) [E2]
2010 Chan H-T, Ryan SE, Bhattacharyya A, Goela N, Lee CC, Rodrigs MC, et al., 'Between a dream and reality: Engagement among Master of Professional Accounting students', Rethinking Learning in Your Discipline. Proceedings of the University Learning and Teaching Futures Colloquium, 2010, Armidale, NSW (2010) [E3]
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Christine Yap, Marcus Rodrigs
2010 Rodrigs MC, Chan H-T, Bhattacharyya A, Goela N, Lee CC, Ryan SE, et al., 'When learning may not be the goal: Postgraduate accounting students in Australia', Proceedings of ICERI2010 Conference, Valencia, Spain (2010) [E1]
Co-authors Christine Yap, Marcus Rodrigs, Suzanne Ryan
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Ms Jackie Yong


Associate Lecturer
Newcastle Business School, Sydney
Newcastle Business School
College of Human and Social Futures

Focus area

Accounting and Finance

Contact Details

Phone (02) 8262 6411
Mobile NA
Fax (02) 9267 7975


Room NA
Building Level 2 55 Elizabeth Street SYDNEY 2000
Location Sydney