The PhD concentration in Finance prepares students for academic positions through rigorous training in scholarship and university-level teaching. Our research-active faculty hold doctorate degrees from top business schools. Their areas of research expertise include corporate finance, asset pricing, and financial institutions, with faculty publications consistently appearing in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics and Review of Financial Studies. Our faculty members also serve on editorial boards of academic journals such as the Review of Financial Studies, Review of Derivatives Research, and Journal of Economics and Business.
Faculty members work closely with students and published papers coauthored with current and former students in top academic journals such as the Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Management Science.