Mengqiao Du

Mengqiao Du
Ph.D. student
University of Mannheim
L 9, 1–2 – Room 508
68161 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
by appointment


  • Behavioral Finance
  • Institutional investors
  • Gender related topics
  • Education

    • University of Mannheim, Germany
      • 2017-Present: Doctoral candidate
      • 2015-2017: Mannheim Master in Management (1.4)
    • University of Miami, USA
      • 09/2019-12/2019: Visiting scholar
    • UC Berkeley, USA
      • 01/2012-02/2012: Winter School Global Entrepreneurship Training
    • Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
      • 07/ 2011-08/2011: Summer Exchange Program
    • University of International Business and Economics, China
      • 09/2010-06/2014: Bachelor of Management (Top 5%)
  • Presentations


    AEA (poster session presentation), AFFI (scheduled)


    3rd Annual Dauphine Finance Ph.D. Workshop (presentation), Behavioral Research in Finance, Governance, and Accounting conference 2020 (presentation and discussion), Australian Finance and Banking Conference 2020 (two presentations and two discussions), FMA Annual Meeting 2019 (discussion)


    SGF Conference 2019 (presentation and discussion), CFR Cologne 18th Colloquium on Financial Markets (presentation), FMA Annual Meeting 2019 (presentation and discussion)


    FMA European Conference 2018 (presentation and discussion), CICF 2018 (presentation), Research in Behavioral Finance Conference 2018 (presentation)

  • Awards and Grants

    • DAAD short-term research stay funding
    • Julius Paul Stiegler Gedächtnis Stiftung
    • IPID4all Mobility Funding
    • DAAD Graduation Scholarship
    • UIBE Comprehensive Scholarship
    • Freshman Scholarship
  • Referee

    Business Research, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Economic Bulletin (2), European Financial Management, Finance Research Letter, International Review of Financial Analysis, Management International Review, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Schmalenbach Journal of Business Research

  • Teaching Experience

    08/2017-present: Teaching Staff at the University Mannheim:

    • Organization of Corporate Governance at Master level
    • Supervision of master theses
    • Supervision of master seminar papers
    • Supervision of bachelor theses
  • Professional Experience

    • 07/2014-06/2015: Commercial Trainee in Siemens Ltd. China
    • 01/2013-03/2013: Audit Intern in KMPG China, Beijing, China
  • Professional Certificates and Computer Skills

    • ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Membership
    • Stata, Python, JAVA, SPSS, Latex