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Zehua Zhang Successfully Defends Dissertation

Posted October 15, 2020

We are pleased to formally acknowledge Zehua Zhang’s successful defence of his dissertation titled “Three Essays on Stochastic Volatility with Volatility Measures”. Zehua was supervised by Trevor Chamberlain and the two other members of his supervisory committee were Narat Charupat and John Maheu.

Zehua came to our PhD program with an MA in Economics and Graduate Certificate in Financial Mathematics from The George Washington University. While enrolled in our doctoral program, his thesis chapter was accepted by Southern Finance Association Meeting and RCEA Bayesian Workshop, his co-authored paper is invited to Revise & Resubmit at the Journal of Corporate Finance and he is nominated for the 2020 Governor General’s Graduate Academic Medal.

Zehua will begin his academic career as an Assistant professor at the Sun Yat-sen Univerisity, Business School. Please join us in congratulating Zehua Zhang on this major achievement!


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