Current Students

Click below to view profiles of our current students in the Ph.D. program


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Xiaohu Guo

Admitted: 2017

Undergraduate School: Huaqiao University

Graduate School: University of Texas at Arlington

Focus Area of Study: Gender and Racial Equality in the Corporate World

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Boheng Su

Admitted: 2017

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Renmin University of China, BA History

Graduate School and Degree Title: Renmin University of China, MA History;
Cornell University, MPA Public Administration

Focus Area of Study: Insurance, Risk Management, Investment

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Eren Cifci

Admitted: 2018

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Ataturk University, BA Economics

Graduate School and Degree Title: Georgia Institute of Technology, MS Economics; Kent State University, MA Economics

Focus Area of Study: Corporate Finance, Real Estate Finance, Insurance, Machine Learning, Sustainable Finance

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Paul Obermann

Admitted: 2018

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Southeastern Louisiana University, BS in Finance

Graduate School and Degree Title: The University of Alabama, MS Finance

Focus Area of Study: (Social) Relationships and Networks in Corporate Organizations and Labor Markets, Investments, Corporate Structure, and Risk-Taking Behavior

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Tianhua (Tim) Cao

Admitted: 2019

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, BA Economics

Graduate School and Degree Title: Southeast Missouri State University, MBA Financial Management

Focus Area of Study:Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Executives Compensation, Executives Diversity, ESG

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Ngoc (Annie) Le

Admitted: 2019

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Foreign Trade University, Vietnam, BA Economics

Graduate School and Degree Title: Louisiana State University, MS Agricultural Economics

Focus Area of Study: Institutional Ownership Investment-Corporate Finance Interface

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Hoang Nguyen

Admitted: 2020

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Hanoi University of Science and Technology, BS Electronics Engineering

Graduate School and Degree Title: Louisiana State University, MA Statistics

Focus Area of Study: Investment, Machine Learning

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Tae In Jun

Admitted: 2020

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Dongguk University, South Korea, BS Business Administration

Graduate School and Degree Title: Columbia University, MA Economics

Focus Area of Study: Macro-Finance, Corporate Finance

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Chinedu (Ned) Onwugbufor

Admitted: 2021

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, BSc Engineering Physics

Graduate School and Degree Title: Queen's University, Kingston, MEng Electrical and Computer Engineering; University of Alberta, MBA

Focus Area of Study: Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance

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Yixuan (Sherry) Zhou

Admitted: 2021

Undergraduate School and Degree Title: Troy University, BSc Financial Economics

Graduate School and Degree Title: Troy University, MBA - Information Systems

Focus Area of Study: Investment, Corporate Finance

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