Faculty

Meet the Academic Director

Jan Ericsson

Jan Ericsson
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., Stockholm School of Economics

  • Fixed Income

  • Credit Risk

  • Liquidity, default, and correlation risk premia in credit markets

Meet the CIO

Vadim di Pietro

Vadim di Pietro
Associate Professor (Teaching)

 

 

PhD from the Kellogg School of Management

Chief Investment and Compliance Officer and registered Advising Representative for Desautels Capital Management Inc.,

Prior to joining Desautels, Vadim was an investment strategist at J.P. Morgan in London from 2007 to 2009.

Meet the Faculty

Patrick Augustin

Patrick Augustin
Assistant Professor

 

Ph.D., Stockholm School of Economics

  • Sovereign and Corporate Credit Risk
  • Derivatives
  • International Finance
  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Law and Finance
  • Insider Trading

Laurent Barras

Laurent Barras
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., Swiss Finance Institute, University of Geneva, Switzerland

  • Mutual and Hedge Funds
  • Return Predictability
  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Performance Measurement

Matthieu Bouvard

Matthieu Bouvard
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., Toulouse University

  • Real Options
  • Financial Crises
  • Risk Management
  • Corporate Finance

Anisha Ghosh

Anisha Ghosh
Assistant Professor

 

Ph.D. London School of Economics

  • Asset Pricing
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Macroeconomics

Benjamin Croitoru

Benjamin Croitoru
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  • Theoretical Asset Pricing
  • Strategic Behaviors in Financial Markets
  • International Finance
  • Effects of market imperfections on asset prices

Adolfo De Motta

Adolfo De Motta
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., MIT

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Intermediation
  • Corporate Diversification
  • Venture Capital Markets
  • Financial Crises
  • Macro-finance

Ruslan Goyenko

Ruslan Goyenko
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., Kelley School of Business, Indiana University

  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Liquidity
  • Risk preferences and their role in financial decision making

Jiro Kondo

Jiro Kondo
Assistant Professor

 

Ph.D., MIT

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Regulations
  • Contract Economics
  • Macro-finance
  • Limits to arbitrage
  • Innovation

Guillaume Roussellet

Guillaume Roussellet
Assistant Professor

 

Ph.D., Paris-Dauphine University/CREST/Banque de France

  • Asset Pricing

Sergei Sarkissian

Sergei Sarkissian
Associate Professor

 

Ph.D., University of Washington

  • International Finance and Investments
  • Predictability of Stock Returns
  • Dynamics of Currency Changes
  • Mutual Fund Performance
  • Market Anomalies

David Schumacher

David Schumacher
Assistant Professor

 

Ph.D., INSEAD

  • Global Investment Management
  • Portfolio Choice and Performance of International Institutional Investors
  • Industrial Organization of the Global Investment Management Industry

Guest Faculty

Pascal François

Pascal François
Full Professor HEC Montreal

Ph.D. ESSEC and Sorbonne University

  • Credit Risk
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Distress
  • Derivatives