Current Class Profile

Ao, Mingming
Ph.D. Student
mao@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests: Empirical Corporate Finance

Education:
M.S., Mathematical Risk Management/Actuarial Science

Georgia State University
B.S., Finance – University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)
Bindal, Shradha
Ph.D. Student
sbindal@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:  Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Product Market Competition

Education:
M.B.A., Finance
Indian Institute of Technology

B.S. - Engineering, Computer Science
Rajasthan University (Honors)
Dai, Wenting
Ph.D. Student
wdai@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests: 

Education:
M.S., Finance
University of Illinois

M.S. – Policy Economics
University of Illinois

B.M. Forestry & Economical Mgmt
China Agricultural University
Diedrich, Steven
Ph.D. Student
steven_diedrich@tamu.edu

Research Interests: corporate finance, entrepreneurial finance, and real estate

Education:
Texas A&M University, 2016 - Present
B.B.A. – Economics & Finance,
Baylor University, 2011
Driver, James
Ph.D. Student
jdriver@tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
B.S. Mathematics & Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2011
Han, Yao
Ph.D. Student
yhan@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
Master of Science in Finance, 2015, Texas A&M University

Bachelor of Management, Beijing Sport University, 2014
Hsu, Wei Feng
Ph. D. Student
whsu@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:  Financial Derivatives Pricing, Market Risk Management, Fixed Income and Derivatives

Education:
MBA Financial Engineering, National Taiwan University, 2018

BBA Finance, National Taiwan University, 2015
Jang, In Ji
Ph.D. Student
ijang@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:   

Education:
M.S. in Finance – Seoul National University

B.A. in Economics and Finance – Ewha Womans University
Kim, Seongjin (Justin)
Ph.D. Student
seongjinkim@tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
MBA Finance, Yonsei University, 2017

B. Com in Economics and Finance, The University of Sydney, 2014
Lee, Kangryun (Karen)
Ph.D. Student
kangryun.lee@tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
B.A. Applied Statistics and Economics, Yonsei University, 2011
Li, Yutong
Ph.D. Student
yutongli1437@tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
M.S. Management, Weatherhead School of Management, 2017

Bachelor of Economics, Shandong University, 2015

Bachelor of Law, Shandong University, 2015
Pham, Hai
Ph.D. Student
hpham@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
M.A. Economics, University of Southern California, 2018

M.S. Finance, Golden Gate University, 2011

B.S. Economics, National Economics University, 2007
Shim, Eric

Ph.D. Student
shimeric@tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
MBA, Seton Hall University, 2016

B.A. Biological Sciences, Cornell University, 2013
Shin, Sang-ook (Simon)
Ph.D. Student
sshin@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:  Asset Pricing

Education:
PhD Student, Management Science – Finance, KAIST (2012 - 2013)

Master of Arts, Management Science – Finance, KAIST (2006 - 2012)

Bachelor of Arts, IT Business, KAIST (2002 - 2006)
Wang, Shimeng

Ph.D. Student
swang@mays.tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
Master of Science in Finance, Texas A&M University, 2015

Bachelor of Economics in Finance, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, 2014

Bachelor of Management in Financial Management, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, 2014
Xue, Yuan

Ph.D. Student
yuan2016xue@tamu.edu

Research Interests:  

Education:
M.A. Economics, Renmin University of China, Beijing, 2010

B.A. Economics, Renmin University of China, Beijing, 2006