Byungjin Hong

PhD Student, Finance
Contact Information
Email address: 
byungjin.hong [at]

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1G5

  • Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University
    PhD in Management, specialization in Finance
  • KAIST Business School, February 2015 to August 2016 
    PhD in Management, specialization in Finance  
  • KAIST Business School, February 2013 to February 2015 
    Master of Science in Financial Engineering
  • Yonsei University, March 2006 to February 2013
    Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering
Curriculum vitae: 
PhD Student
Awards, honours, and fellowships: 

2016 - 2017: Marcel A. Desautels Doctoral Fellowship, McGill University

2016 - 2017: National Bank Financial Group Fellowship, National Bank of Canada

2016 - 2020: Doctoral Fellowship, McGill University

2015 -2016: Ph.D. Fellowship and Tuition Scholarship, KAIST

2015: The Highest Honors at Graduation, KAIST

2015: Best Master’s Thesis Award, KAIST 

2014: Tuition Scholarship, The Ohio State University

2014 - present: Beta Gamma Sigma (Business Honor Society) Member

2014: Highest Honor (top 3%), KAIST

2013 - 2014: Academic Excellence Scholarship, KAIST

2013: High Honor (top 7%), KAIST

2013: Highest Honors at Graduation, Yonsei University

2012: Han, Kyung-Bum Scholarship

2011: NURI Scholarship, Yonsei University

2009 -2010: NURI Exchange Student Fellowship and Tuition Scholarship, Yonsei University

2006 - 2008: Academic Excellence Scholarship, Yonsei University

2007, 2012: Highest Honors (top 1%), Yonsei University

2006: High Honors (top 3%), Yonsei University


Current research: 

“Cross-predictability of Industrial Stock Returns and Domestic Dependency.” with Kyuseok Lee