Dr Sorin Daniliuc


Research School of Accounting

Phone number
+61 2 612 51435
Room 2028, PAP Moran Bld (21)
Research areas

Corporate governance; Corporate restructuring; Mergers and acquisitions; Capital markets research in accounting.


Sorin Daniliuc is a Lecturer of Accounting in the College of Business and Economics. He is a member of CPA Australia. Sorin’s research interests lie in the areas of corporate governance, business combinations, consolidations and corporate restructuring. He is particularly interested in factors that can improve the performance of corporate mergers and acquisitions. Sorin has published in International Review of FinanceAccounting & Finance and Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. He contributed to the development of various teaching materials for CPA Australia and CAANZ and is part of the author team on the market-leading advanced financial reporting textbook, Wiley's Financial Reporting - now in its fourth edition.

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Research publications

Daniliuc, Sorin, Bilson, Chris and Shailer, Greg (2014), The Interaction of Post-Acquisition Integration and Acquisition Focus in Relation to Long-Run Performance, International Review of Finance, 14(4), pp. 587-612.

Daniliuc, Sorin, Li, Lingwei and Wee, Marvin (2020), Busy Directors and Firm Performance: a Replication and Extension of Hauser, Accounting & Finance, forthcoming.

Research grants and awards


2014 – 2015 AFAANZ Research Fund, Mentoring and developing researchers’ scheme. 

2022 – 2023 AFAANZ Research Fund, Mid-career researchers' scheme.


Best paper awards for ‘The impact of organisational and managerial acquisition experience on M&A performance’ (written in collaboration with Jinyoung Jang) at the 2014 AFAANZ conference.

Research engagement and outreach

Professional Responsibilities:

  • Author, contributor and reviewer of study guides for professional level exams for CPA and CAANZ
  • Co-author of the widely-used financial accounting textbook, Financial Reporting – now in its 3rd edition: https://www.wileydirect.com.au/buy/financial-reporting-3rd-edition/
  • Assessor for ANU Tuckwell Scholarship.
  • Emeritus University House’s Early Career Research Fellow.


Sorin Daniliuc is the Convenor of the Accounting Undergraduate Coursework Programs. He has extensive experience in teaching both introductory and advanced financial accounting courses to undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Coordinator/Lecturer, BUSN1001 Business Reporting & Analysis