Finance Faculty

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Jot K. Yau, PhD, CFA

PhD, Finance, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
MBA, Finance, University of Toledo
BSocSc, Management Studies with Honors, University of Hong Kong
CFA, Chartered Financial Analyst

Chair, Department of Finance
Professor, Finance
George Albers Professor, 2017-2020

Phone: 206-296-5639

Building/Room: Pigott 503

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Peter Brous, PhD

PhD, Finance, University of Oregon
BS, Finance, University of Connecticut

Professor, Finance

Phone: 206-296-6495

Building/Room: Pigott 525

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Cathy Xuying Cao, PhD, CFA

PhD, Finance, University of Texas at Dallas
MS, Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
MS, Management, Shanghai Jiaotong University
BA, Precision Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University

Associate Professor, Finance
Dr. Khalil Dibee Endowed Chair of Finance, 2019-2023

Phone: 206-296-5712

Building/Room: Pigott 519

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Vinay Datar, PhD

PhD, Finance, University of Florida
BTech, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India

Professor, Finance

Phone: 206-296-2801

Building/Room: Pigott 406

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Werner De Bondt, PhD

PhD, Cornell University

Visiting Professor, Finance
Thomas F. Gleed Chair of Business Administration

Phone: 206-296-5977

Building/Room: Pigott 400

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Dean Diavatopoulos, PhD

PhD, Finance, Florida State University
MS, Statistics, Florida State University

Assistant Professor, Finance

Phone: 206-296-5692

Building/Room: Pigott 512

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Ekaterina Emm, PhD

PhD, Finance, Georgia State University
MA, Finance, Georgia State University
BA, Boston University

Associate Professor, Finance

Phone: 206-296-5785

Building/Room: Pigott 526

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Mason Gerety, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Washington
MA, Economics, University of Washington
BA,Economics, University of New Mexico

Lecturer, Finance

Building/Room: Pigott 316B

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Bo Han, PhD

PhD, Finance, University of Washington
MS, Business Administration, University of Washington
BA, Finance, Nankai University

Assistant Professor, Finance

Phone: (206) 296-5725

Building/Room: Pigott 523

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Jim Huie, MSF, MBA

MS, Finance, Seattle University
Master of Finance, University of Hong Kong (HKU)
MBA, University of Washington
BA, University of Washington

Adjunct, Finance

Phone: 206-430-8385

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John V. Merle

MBA with Honors, International Business (Finance), Golden Gate University
BA, Cal State University - San Francisco

Senior Instructor, Accounting
Senior Instructor, Finance

Phone: 206-398-4628

Building/Room: Pigott 431

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Jon Snare, CFA, CFP

MBA, Wayne State University
BS, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Adjunct, Finance

Phone: 206-276-1355

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Vincent Walker, MBA

MBA, Finance, University of Washington
BA, American History, Yale University

Adjunct, Finance