Specialization Areas


      • asset pricing (empirical asset pricing, derivatives and risk management)
      • market microstructure and financial markets
      • real estate (real estate investment trusts, credit risk and mortgage-backed securities).

Managerial Statistics

      • The program provides students with the ability to customize their training based on their research interests.

Finance / Statistics Faculty & PhD Directory

Research Highlights

Publications: See journals with which our faculty have editorial associations.

Honors & Recognitions: View recent acknowledgements for our faculty research and teaching achievements.

Faculty Leadership: Many of our leading-edge faculty play prominent roles in shaping perspective on relevant professional issues.

Information on Recent Graduates


University of Washington, Seattle (Lea Stern)
Lake Forest College, IL (Muris Hazdik
University of St. Thomas (Jeffrey Oxman)
Michigan Tech. (Hao Qi)
Providence College (Michael Shafer)
Radford University (visiting) (Hongyu Song)
University of Hong Kong (Junbo City Wang)
SUNY Buffalo (visiting) (Zhongkui Wang)
Winona State University (visiting) (Insun Yang)


East Carolina State University (Enping Mai)