Advice from Finance Majors

Monica Hubrich, May 2019 Graduate-Finance Major, Economics Second Major

“Make sure you get involved with something, whatever it is, to make connections with other people. I also strongly encourage asking lots of questions to different people along your academic journey to really get a feel for what type of job you are looking for."

Bailey Valencia, May 2019 Graduate-Finance Major, Healthcare Analytics Management Minor 

"Finance majors in their first year(s) should make sure they are understanding the principles/processes well before attempting to apply them to situations. What I wish I would have known as a freshman Finance major, I wish I would have known how many resources are available from Murphy Library in terms of financial literature (Wall Street Journal access for example)."

Taylor Greening, May 2019 Graduate-Finance Major, Management Second Major

"Take advantage of experiences and opportunities outside of the classroom. Internships, job shadowing, and simply talking to people in the financial industry will help you tremendously.”

Department Chair

Peter Haried  Profile of Peter Haried  Office hours

Professor
241 Wing Technology Center
pharied@uwlax.edu
608.785.8103

Specialty areas:

Information Systems Project Management, Offshoring, Outsourcing, Online Fantasy Sports, Health Information Systems Acceptance

Finance Department Associate

Mary Grattan  Profile of Mary Grattan  Office hours

Academic Department Associate
2101 Wittich Hall
mgrattan@uwlax.edu
608.785.8099

Department people

Nilakshi Borah  Profile of Nilakshi Borah  Office hours

Finance
Associate Professor
3128 Wittich Hall
nborah@uwlax.edu
608.785.6651

Specialty areas:

Corporate Finance

Yuree Lim  Profile of Yuree Lim

Finance
Assistant Professor
3136 Wittich Hall
ylim@uwlax.edu
608.785.6679

Specialty areas:

Corporate Finance, Investments

Shiang Liu  Profile of Shiang Liu  Office hours

Finance
Assistant Professor
3140 Wittich Hall
sliu5@uwlax.edu
608.785.6655

Specialty areas:

Corporate Finance

Shishir Paudel  Profile of Shishir Paudel  Meet with me  Office hours

Finance
Assistant Professor
3138 Wittich Hall
spaudel@uwlax.edu
608.785.8096

Specialty areas:

Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing

Adam Stivers  Profile of Adam Stivers  Meet with me  Office hours

Finance
Assistant Professor
3132 Wittich Hall
astivers@uwlax.edu
608.785.6677

Specialty areas:

Investments, asset pricing, behavioral finance

Diana Tempski  Profile of Diana Tempski  Office hours

Finance
Senior Lecturer
3130 Wittich Hall
dtempski@uwlax.edu
608.785.6678

Specialty areas:

Corporate Finance

Ming Tsang  Profile of Ming Tsang  Meet with me  Office hours

Finance
Assistant Professor
3134 Wittich Hall
mtsang@uwlax.edu
608.785.5299

Specialty areas:

Risk and Uncertainty

Behavioral and Experimental Finance

Changyu Yang  Profile of Changyu Yang

Finance
Assistant Professor
3142 Wittich Hall
cyang4@uwlax.edu
608.785.8117

Specialty areas:

Asset Pricing

Faculty emeriti

Thomas Aiuppa

Robert Carney

Bill Colclough

Lise Graham

Dianne Morrison

Robert Wolf

Alum Marc Gall

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