The Carlson School Finance Department focuses on understanding financial decisions, markets, and institutions. Faculty research in these areas is internationally known and has been published in the best finance and economics journals. The department is committed to quality teaching at the undergraduate, MBA, and PhD levels.

Tenured and Tenure-track Faculty

Hengjie Ai

Associate Professor
3-247 CarlSMgmt
612-626-7348

Gordon Alexander

Professor, John Spooner Chair in Investment Management
3-269 CarlSMgmt
612-624-8598
Frederico Belo

Frederico Belo

Associate Professor, US Bancorp Professorship in Financial Markets and Institutions
3-233 Carlson School
612-626-7813

Murray Frank

Professor
3-267 CarlSMgmt
612-625-5678

Robert Goldstein

Professor, C Arthur Williams Jr/ Minnesota Insurance Industry Chair
3-125 CarlSMgmt
612-624-8581
Pinar Karaca-Mandic

Pinar Karaca Mandic

Associate Professor
Room 3-287
612-624-8953
Steve Parente

Stephen T Parente

Professor, Minnesota Insurance Industry Chair of Health Finance
3-279 CarlSMgmt
612-624-1391
Juliana Salomao

Juliana Salomao

Assistant Professor
Carlson School 3-129
612-621-9510
Raj Singh

Raj Singh

Chair (With Faculty Rank), Curtis L. Carlson Chair in Finance
3-253 Carlson School
612-624-1061
Martin Szydlowski

Martin Szydlowski

Assistant Professor
3-122 Carlson School
Prof. Richard T. Thakor

Richard Thakor

Assistant Professor
3-255 Carlson School
612-626-7817
Tracy Yue Wang

Tracy Yue Wang

Associate Professor
3-271 Carlson School
612-624-5869
Colin Ward

Colin Ward

Assistant Professor
3-127 Carlson School
Andrew Franklin Whitman

Andrew Whitman

Professor
3-111 CarlSMgmt
612-625-2553
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Andrew Winton

Professor, Department Chair, and Minnesota Banking Industry Endowed Chair
3-275 CarlSMgmt
612-624-0589

Full-Time Instructional Staff

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Aamir Khan

Academic Director, Carlson Growth Fund
4-255 Carlson School
612-624-8305

John Molloy

Senior Lecturer
4-251 CarlSMgmt
612-626-7236
Helen Moser

Helen Moser

Senior Lecturer
4-247 Carlson School
763-639-2528
Rick Nelson

Rick Nelson

Senior Lecturer
4-347 CarlSMgmt
612-626-9162
Richard Vogel

Richard Vogel

Senior Lecturer
CSOM 4-245

Part-Time Instructional Staff

Jerry Caruso

Jerry Caruso

Lecturer
CSOM 3-147
Mike Finch, PhD

Mike Finch

Adjunct Associate Professor
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Brian Friese

Lecturer
CSOM 3-147
Sheryl Holt

Sheryl Holt

Lecturer
CSOM 3-147
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Rahul Koranne, MD, MBA, FACP

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Carlson School of Management and Dept. of Family Medicine & Community Health, U of MN
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Thanh Le

Senior Lecturer
CSOM 3-147

Emeritus Faculty

John Boyd

Professor, Banking Industry of Minnesota Chair
3-273 CarlSMgmt
612-624-1834
Jack Kareken

John Kareken

Professor Emeritus
3-115 Carlson School
612-624-3861
Timothy J Nantell

Timothy Nantell

Professor
3-093 CarlSMgmt
612-624-3558