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Mr Philip CHAN
  • Teaching Fellow
BScEcon(Hons), MPhil, FCCA, FCPA
MPhil, Accounting
University of Wales, Aberystwyth
2766 4160
2330 9845
Research Area:

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
  • Determinants of Audit Fees for Quoted UK Companies

Mr Chan received his M.Phil. and B.Sc.(Econ) with first class honours in Accounting from The University of Wales, Aberystwyth in UK. Prior to joining the School of Accounting and Finance, he taught at the Open University of Hong Kong as a Lecturer and a Business Team Leader. He is a qualified professional accountant with fellow membership of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and had acquired substantial experience in the field of audit, information technology and financial control of a number of multinational corporations in Hong Kong, London and US.

Since joining the School in 2004, his teaching duties mainly focused on intermediate and advanced financial accounting at undergraduate level. He currently serves as Programme Leader of the BBA(Hons) in Accountancy. He is also a member of the Faculty Learning and Teaching Committee, Teaching Council and Curriculum Development Committee of the school. He also contributes to the accounting education through serving as an academic consultant and examiner for professional bodies and other tertiary institution.

He was the awardee of the Faculty Teaching Prize in 2012, the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS)/School of Accounting and Finance Teaching Award in 2016 and Faculty Teaching Prize in 2020

"Peer Instruction, Mobile Technology and Learning Effectiveness" accepted for formal presentation at the International Conference on Education and Learning (ICEL 2019) in Osaka (co-authored with Dr Sunny Sun and CY Tam) (2019).

“Mobile Technology and Peer Instruction - A Trial with Financial Accounting” accepted by the eLearning Forum Asia (eLFA) (co-authored with Dr Sunny Sun and CY Tam) (2017).

“Determinants of Audit Fees for Quoted UK Companies”, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 1993, Vol. 20(6), pp. 765-786 (co-authored with M. Ezzamel and D. Gwilliam). 215 citations as at 31 March 2021.

Chapters 5 – 13, Capacity Building Mileage Programme - 23809 Personal Finance, The Open University of Hong Kong, 2004.