Section: Overview
Overview
Key publications
Research funding
Supervising & teaching
Career

Key details

Areas of expertise

  • Governance and regulation
  • Commercial law and intellectual property law
  • Australian and international taxation law
  • Immigration law
  • Small and medium-sized enterprises

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About Yongqiang Li

Dr Yongqiang Li is Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia, as well as a Registered Migration Agent (MARN: 1798294) and Accredited Education Agent Counsellor (QEAC). He has consulting experience on corporate and university governance and is College Chair of International Committee, promoting law programs and maintaining collaborations with law specialised universities in China and Asia.

He has been active in establishing international relations for the College of Law and Justice since 2013. His current research project investigates the interaction between law and disruptive technology, taxation law, Intellectual Property Law, Governance, ESG, and Belt and Road Initiative. He is a Principal PhD supervisor and of his PhD students, three have obtained their PhD degree.

Yongqiang has received two grants from the Australia-China Council and a number of industry grants. He has won awards and scholarships, including:

  • Australian Endeavour Research Fellowship
  • Australian Postgraduate Award
  • Vice Chancellor’s Citation for Research Excellence
  • ANZAM Conference 2012 Best Doctoral Paper Award
  • Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad.

 

He is the editor-in-chief of Law and Governance Journal and is frequently on the editorial board, and a reviewer for journals. He was also co-president of the 2017 International Scientific Conference of Economic and Social Development.

Yongqiang has been invited to deliver more than 50 customised guest lectures to senior policy decision makers and business executives on topics related to law, policy and university governance. He has taught postgraduate and undergraduate units in:

  • evidence and criminal procedure
  • company law
  • business law
  • taxation law
  • management
  • economics
  • risk management
  • statistics.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Victoria University, Australia
  • GradDip, Victoria University, Australia
  • GradCert, Victoria University, Australia
  • GCTE, Victoria University, Australia
  • MSPPM, Carnegie Mellon University, Australia

Key publications

Year Citation
2017 Armstrong, A., & Li, Y. (170101). An evaluation of small business policy initiatives intended to stimulate regional development In Li, Y. ;. (Ed.), (pp. 676-682). Varazdin, Croatia: Varazdin Development and Entrepreneurship Agency.
2016 Li, Y., Armstrong, A., & Clarke, A. (160101). Small business governance in Australia: a balanced scorecard approach In Grow, H. S. (Ed.), Paper presented at Governance and law : across all borders. Melbourne: Victoria University, College of Law and Justice.
2015 Clarke, A., Armstrong, A., Greenway, M., & Li, Y. (150101). Profit and premierships in the AFL: the developing concept of elite sports governance Melbourne:
2014 Li, Y., Armstrong, A., & Clarke, A. (140101). Developing a responsive regulation system for non-listed small corporations in Australia: an evidence-based approach Washington DC:
2014 Li, Y., Armstrong, A., & Clarke, A. (140101). The impact of corporate governance on the financial performance of small corporations in Australia: a structural equation modelling approach Paper presented at 28th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference. Southport, Queensland: Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management.
2012 Li, Y., Dai, W., Armstrong, A., Clarke, A., & Du, M. (121214). Developing an integrated supply chain system for small businesses in Australia: A service-oriented PHOENIX solution Paper presented at Proceedings of the 2012 15th International Conference on Network-Based Information Systems, NBIS 2012 (pp. 512-517).

doi: 10.1109/NBiS.2012.83

Year Citation
2020 Lv, P., Li, Y., & Mitra, D. (200701). CSR AND PERFORMANCE OF FAMILY BUSINESSES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW. Australasian Accounting Business and Finance Journal, 14(3), (1-14).
2015 Li, Y., Dai, W., Armstrong, A., Clarke, A., & Du, M. (150101). Developing an integrated supply chain solution to small businesses in Australia. International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking, 8 (81-89).
2015 Li, Y., Dai, W., Armstrong, A., Clarke, A., & Du, M. (150101). Developing an integrated supply chain system for small businesses consortium in Australia: A service-oriented PHOENIX solution. International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking, 8(1), (81-89).

doi: 10.1504/IJHPCN.2015.066541

2013 Liu, Z., Li, Y., Dai, W., & Zhang, R. (130403). Current situation and countermeasures of port logistics park information construction. Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management, 6(1 LISS 2012), (227-236).

doi: 10.3926/jiem.676

Research funding for the past 5 years

Please note:

  • Funding is ordered by the year the project commenced and may continue over several years.
  • Funding amounts for contact research are not disclosed to maintain commercial confidentiality.
  • The order of investigators is not indicative of the role they played in the research project.

Leading-edge ICT to Support 'Green Growth' and Sustainable Tourism
From: Australia-China Council Grant
Investigators: Prof Peter Sheehan, Prof Elisabeth Wilson-evered, Dr Xiaocui Lou, Prof Gerard Mcgrath, Dr Min Jiang, Dr Wei Dai
For period: 2013-2014
$29,100

Supervision of research students at VU

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Currently supervised research students at VU

No. of students Study level Role
1 Masters by Research Principal supervisor
4 PhD Associate supervisor
5 PhD Principal supervisor

Currently supervised research students at VU

Students & level Role
Masters by Research (1) Principal supervisor
PhD (4) Associate supervisor
PhD (5) Principal supervisor

Completed supervision of research students at VU

No. of students Study level Role
1 PhD Principal supervisor
2 PhD Associate supervisor

Completed supervision of research students at VU

Students & level Role
PhD (1) Principal supervisor
PhD (2) Associate supervisor

Teaching activities & experience

Dr Li is currently the Unit Coordinator for:

He has coordinated and lectured in 19 other units in the past ten years, covering topics such as migration law, economics and commercial law and has been invited to teach in Banking and Finance Law.

Key academic roles

Dates Role Department / Organisation
Oct 2019 - Oct 2019
Senior Lecturer
Victoria University
Dates Role & Department/Organisation
Oct 2019 -
Oct 2019
Senior Lecturer
Victoria University

Professional memberships

  • Member, Australia and New Zealand Law Teachers' Association
  • Member, Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management
  • Member, International Association for Islamic Studies
  • Member, The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries UK