Dr. Wei Zhang joined the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business in 2019. He received a B.E. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Science and Technology Beijing, an M.A. in Econometrics and Business Statistics from Peking University, an M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Minnesota Duluth, and a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Minnesota in 2019. Before entering academia, he worked for three years as a corporate loan officer in a commercial bank.
Dr. Zhang’s teaching areas include corporate finance, financial institutions, and security analysis.
Dr. Zhang’s research focuses on empirical corporate finance and banking.