Dr. Lin is a prominent scholar in the field of China accounting and auditing. As the first and primary author of many journal articles, Dr. Lin has an impressive list of publications in reputable academic refereed journals to win this recognition. His extensive institutional knowledge about China accounting and auditing environment is highly regarded by eminent researchers in the international academia. A number of his publications are known to be widely-used as key references in China accounting courses at some top institutions. Apart from his distinctive achievement in academic research, Dr.Lin is also active in academic exchanges. He is much sought after as a speaker at academic conferences and international symposiums. He has helped to encourage good research and scholarship in the Department.