Michelle Lau has been an Assistant Professor at Goodman School of Business since 2014, teaching taxation and ethics for the MBA program. She holds a PhD in accounting from Michigan State University, and a MAcc and BA in accounting from the University of Waterloo.

Before her career in academics, Lau practiced public accounting, working at Ernst & Young, during which she earned her CPA designation.

At Goodman, she is a member of the Goodman/CPA Institute for International Issues in Accounting.