Ekaterina Emm is an associate professor of finance at Seattle University. She holds a PhD and a master’s degree in finance from Georgia State University and an undergraduate degree from Boston University. Prior to joining the faculty at Seattle University, she worked as a research associate at the Triangle Census Research Data Center at Duke University. Her research focuses on corporate restructuring and risk management. Dr. Emm's scholarly work has been published in journals such as the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, the Journal of Futures Market, and the Journal of Investing.