Jianxin Daniel Chi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of the Master of Science in Quantitative Finance (MSQF) Program
Dr. Daniel Chi has broad research interest in corporate finance, including corporate liquidity management, product market competition, executive compensation, firm valuation, mergers and acquisitions, and earnings management. He has taught a wide range of finance classes at the undergraduate and graduate level, including financial markets, investments, corporate finance, financial modeling, and financial institutions. His research has appeared in respected finance journals, such as the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management, and the Journal of Banking and Finance. He regularly presents his research at international conferences and seminars. Before joining UNLV in 2011, he has been on the finance faculty at Arizona State University and North Dakota State University. He received his Ph.D. in Finance from Texas A&M University. Before joining academia, Dr. Chi had professional experience in international business, marketing, business analysis, and operations management.