Vice Provost for Research
Nasser Arshadi is vice provost for research and professor of finance at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. In his role as the University of Missouri–St. Louis’ chief research officer, he oversees sponsored research, technology transfer and economic development activities of the University. He received his Ph.D. in financial economics from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has published extensively in economics and finance journals on capital markets and the microeconomics of corporations with an emphasis on assessing and managing risk. He has published two books on financial intermediation (Prentice Hall) and insider trading (Kluwar Academic Publishing). He currently serves on the editorial boards of three journals – International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives, Technology and Innovation, and Public and Municipal Finance. He has served as an economist and policy analyst at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, DC, and as a consultant to the American Bankers Association (Washington, DC), Treasury Management Association (Washington, DC), Securities Industry Automation Corporation (NYC), Deutsche Financial Services (St. Louis), and Commerce Bancshares (St. Louis). He serves on the boards of directors of several organizations including the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), Center of Research, Technology and Entrepreneurial Expertise (CORTEX) and Center for Emerging Technologies (CET).