Dr. Yanbo Jin joined the Department in 2003 after receiving her Ph.D. in Finance from the University of California at Irvine. She also holds an M.A. in Economics from Fordham University in New York and a B.S. in International Business from Xi’an Jiaotong University in China. Her research interests include corporate finance, risk management, and personal financial planning. Her teaching interests are in corporate finance, personal finance, and fixed income securities. Her research has appeared in the Journal of Finance, among others.