Emdad Islam

Research Student

School of Banking & Finance - PhD in Finance (awarded), UNSW | MPhil Finance, UNSW | MBA Banking, University of Dhaka | B.Business Administration (Finance) University of Dhaka

About Emdad

Successfully placed at Monash University

Research interests:

  • Corporate governance
  • Corporate finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation

Conference Presentations

  • FMA Asia Pacific Conference 2019, Vietnam
  • American Law and Economic Association (ALEA) 2019, New York University School of Law
  • FIRN Annual Conference (2018), Brisbane
  • 31st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2018
  • New Zealand Finance Meeting, 2018 
  • 45th European Finance Association (EFA 2018), Warsaw, August 22-25, 2018
  • China International Conference in Finance (CICF), 2018, Tianjin, China (Scheduled) (Presenting author)
  • FMA Asia Pacific Conference 2018, Hong Kong
  • FMA European Conference 2018, Norway (Scheduled) (Presenting author)
  • FIRN Annual Conference 2017, Uluru NT
  • American Economic Association (AEA) meeting, Philadelphia, PA, USA 2018, (Scheduled)(presenting Author)
  • Northern Finance Association (NFA) meeting, Halifax, Canada (Scheduled) (Presenting Author)
  • China International Conference in Finance (CICF), Hangzhou, China, 2017 (presenting Author)
  • Asian Finance Association meeting, Seoul, Korea, 2017 (Presenting Author)
  • Financial Management Association (FMA) annual meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 2017 (Scheduled) (Presenting author)
  • Auckland Finance Meeting, Auckland, New Zealand, 2014 (Presenting author).
  • 26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2013 (Presenting Author)
  • 27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2014
  • 15th Annual Conference on Money and Finance, The Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai, India (accepted)

Teaching Experience


Associate Lecturer, UNSW Australia, UNSW Business School, Australia (2015- )

  • FINS3616: International Business Finance (Undergraduate)
  • FINS3630: Bank Financial Management (undergraduate)-Lecturer in charge
  • FINS5530: Financial Institution Management (Post-graduate)-Lecturer in Charge

Tutor, UNSW, UNSW Business School, Australia (2014-2015)

  • FINS1613: Business Finance
  • FINS2624: Portfolio Management

Research Assistant, UNSW, UNSW Business School, Australia (2014-2016)

  • Dr. Ronald W Masulis, Scientia Professor in Finance, UNSW Business School
  • Dr. Renee B Adams, Commonwealth Bank Chair in Finance, UNSW Business School
  • Dr. Jo-Ann Suchard, A/Professor in Finance, UNSW Business School

Lecturer

  • University of Dhaka (2010- ), On study leave
  • Lecturer, Daffodil International University (2009-2010)

Research Grants and Awards

  • Best paper award at the Financial Markets & Corporate Governance (FMCG) Conference , 5-7 April 2018
  • Semi-finalist of Best Paper Award, FMA Asia Conference 2018
  • Semi-finalist of Best Paper Award, FMA Annual Meeting 2017
  • Best paper award at the Auckland Finance Meeting , 18-20 December 2017
  • Recipient of TFS and faculty stipend for PHD program
  • Australian Postgraduate Award
  • UNSW Business school supplementary Scholarship
  • Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship, 2012 (Australian government scholarship)
  • PRSS travel grant, UNSW, 2017
  • Dean’s Merit and Dean’s Honor awards for BBA and MBA
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