Edith Leung joined the Erasmus School of Economics as an Assistant Professor in Financial Accounting in 2013. She earned her PhD at Tilburg University (2013) and was a visiting PhD student at Chicago Booth from 2012-2013. Her research focuses on disclosures, regulation and inter-firm relationships. Her work has been published in the Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review and Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting. In 2016, she was awarded an NWO Veni grant of 250,000 euros for her project on non-GAAP disclosures ("Disclosures of Alternative Performance Metrics: Misleading or Informative?").