Heemin Lee is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College. She joined Baruch College in 2017 after completing her Ph.D. in Accounting at the Booth School of Business, University of Chicago. Her research interests include regulation, financial reporting quality, whistleblowing, the media, and ESG. Heemin has been teaching Managerial Accounting to undergraduates. She holds a B.A. in Statistics and Business Administration as well as an M.A. in Statistics from Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea.
“Did the Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Provision Deter Accounting Fraud?” with Phil Berger, 2022, Journal of Accounting Research 60, 1337–1378.
-Featured in CLS Blue Sky Blog, Chicago Booth Review, National Law Review, NYU Law’s Blog Compliance and Enforcement
“The Role of Academic Research in SEC Rulemaking: Evidence from Business Roundtable v. SEC” with Rachel Geoffroy (Lead article), 2021, Journal of Accounting Research 59, 375–435.
–Featured in The FinReg Blog, Oxford Business Law Blog
Eugene M. Lang Junior Faculty Research Fellowship Award, 2023
Irving Weinstein Distinguished Scholar Award, Baruch College, 2021
EY Curriculum Innovation Award, Baruch College, 2021
PSC-CUNY Research Award, Baruch College, 2018, 2019
Booth School of Business PhD Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2012-2017
Katherine Dusak Miller PhD Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2015-2016
Oscar Mayer Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2013