Associate Professor Jacquelyn Humphrey

Associate Professor (Finance)

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

Overview

Jacquelyn is an Associate Professor in Finance at UQ Business School, University of Queensland. Jacquelyn's main research interest is in how environmental, social and governance factors impact on investment decision-making for both investors and corporations. She also has a research interest in funds management. Jacquelyn has published in well regarded international journals: Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business Ethics and Pacific Basin Finance Journal as well as in a number of domestic journals. She has been the recipient of three AFAANZ research grants and numerous internal grants.

Jacquelyn's research is extremely topical and is of great interest to the wider financial community, both in Australia and internationally. Her research has been cited by the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative, the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, the Cooper review, KPMG, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and ClearBridge Advisors among others. Jacquelyn has had numerous international invitations to speak about environmental, social and governance research and has also led a number of contract research projects for the finance industry. She has written practitioner articles that have appeared in Ethical Investor and Portfolio Construction as well as two textbook chapters.

Qualifications

  • Graduate Diploma in Bible and Ministry, Australian College of Theology
  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Commerce, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Honours-First Class), The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Finance), The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Humphrey, Jacquelyn (2016). Socially responsible screening in mutual funds. In Tessa Hebb, James P. Hawley, Andreas G. F. Hoepner, Agnes L. Neher and David Wood (Ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Responsible Investment (pp. 667-676) Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge.

  • Humphrey, Jacquelyn E., Benson, Karen L., Low, Rand K.Y. and Lee, Wei-Lun (2015) Is diversification always optimal?. Pacific Basin Finance Journal, 35 Part B: 521-532. doi:10.1016/j.pacfin.2015.09.003

  • Humphrey, Jacquelyn E, Warren, Geoffrey J and Boon, Junyan (2015) What is Different about Socially Responsible Funds? A Holdings-Based Analysis. Journal of Business Ethics, 138 2: 263-277. doi:10.1007/s10551-015-2583-7

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Grants

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Humphrey, Jacquelyn (2016). Socially responsible screening in mutual funds. In Tessa Hebb, James P. Hawley, Andreas G. F. Hoepner, Agnes L. Neher and David Wood (Ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Responsible Investment (pp. 667-676) Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge.

  • Humphrey, Jacquelyn (2013). Finance. In Gianna Moscardo, Geoffrey Lamberton, Geoffrey Wells, Wayne Fallon, Phillip Lawn, Anna Rowe, Jacquelyn Humphrey, Retha Wiesner, Brad Pettitt, Don Clifton, Marguerite Renouf and Will Kershaw (Ed.), Sustainability in Australian business: principles and practice (pp. 249-271) Milton, QLD, Australia: John Wiley & Sons Australia.

Journal Article

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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