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Mohammad Sharifzadeh, PhD, MPhil., CFA

I am a dissertation chair and mentor at the Scholl of Advanced Studies. My academic background is in finance, economics, statistics, and mathematics. I am a CFA and have a PhD in finance. I have over 15 years of experience teaching courses in finance, statistics, and mathematics, full time and part time. While keeping my affiliation with the academia, I have been engaged in investment management and research for the past 20 years and currently serve as director of research at Alpha Beta Investment Research (alphabetaresearch.com). My research interests include asset valuation, portfolio optimization, stock market research, exchange traded funds (ETF) optimization, merger and acquisitions, risk analysis, value at risk, and derivative valuation. I have published articles in several peer reviewed journal, including Journal of Asset Management and Accounting and Finance Research Journal.

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School of Advanced Studies