Carina  Cuculiza

Carina Cuculiza

PhD Candidate, Finance

Biography

Carina Cuculiza is a third year finance PhD student at the University of Miami. She earned an MS in finance and a BSBA in finance and marketing from the University of Miami. She is interested in behavioral finance, household finance, and empirical asset pricing. Outside of academia, Cuculiza enjoys playing golf. During her undergraduate career, she was a member and team captain of the UM women’s golf team. Cuculiza is also an active member of the Nicaraguan national golf team, for whom she has competed and won several international golf tournaments.

Research Interests

Behavioral finance; empirical asset pricing; and household finance

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Teaching Assistant, University of Miami School of Business Administration, 2013 - Present

Degrees

  • M.S., Finance, University of Miami School of Business Administration, 2015
  • B.S.B.A., Finance and Marketing, University of Miami School of Business Administration, 2014

Honors and Awards

  • Carina Cuculiza Academic Excellence Award, University of Miami Athletics Department
  • Iron Arrow Honor Society, University of Miami
  • MS in Finance Leadership Award, University of Miami School of Business Administration
  • MS in Finance Academic Merit Award, University of Miami School of Business Administration
  • Dickinson Scholarship
  • President's Award for Educational Excellence, University of Miami
  • Provost's Honor Roll
  • Women's Golf Coaches Association Division I All-American Team
Carina  Cuculiza

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