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Finance Faculty

Department Chair

Alok Kumar
Finance and Gabelli Asset
Management Professor
Department Chair

Department of Finance faculty members are dedicated to high quality in research and teaching, and have won awards for both their research and teaching. 


For information on our upcoming Behavioral Finance Conference in December 2014, please visit the Behavioral Finance Conference website.


Our faculty are actively engaged in research and in recent years, our faculty members have published their research in a wide variety of journals, including:

  • Journal of Finance
  • Journal of Financial Economics
  • Review of Financial Studies  
  • Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
  • Journal of Accounting and Economics        
  • Journal of Accounting Research                 
  • Management Science                   
  • Journal of Business    

Our faculty members are very active in the editorial process of numerous journals and are serving, or have served, as Editor, Guest Editor, Advisory Editor, Associate Editor, Members of Editorial Boards, and referees.  Our faculty members also serve or have served on numerous professional association boards of directors, and as President of the Financial Management Association (FMA), President of the Southern Finance Association (SFA), President of the Eastern Finance Association (EFA), Treasurer of the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, and Vice-President-Program for FMA, SFA, and EFA, among other positions.  On the teaching side, our faculty members are very well received by our students, and are authors of several books.


The department maintains an active seminar schedule in which both external and internal speakers present their latest research. For more information on our seminars, go to Finance Seminars and Brown Bag Seminars.

    School of Business Administration
    P.O. Box 248027, Coral Gables, Florida 33124-6520
TEL: 305-284-4643
FAX: 305-284-6526
GRADUATE: 305-284-2510
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