Scott Yonker

Scott Yonker

Assistant Professor

201J Warren Hall



Assistant Professor and Lynn A. Calpeter Sesquicentennial Faculty Fellow in Finance 


  • Doctorate The Ohio State University, 2010
  • Master's Degree Duke University, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science Bowling Green State University, 1998

Professor Yonker is an assistant professor and the Lynn A. Calpeter Sesquicentennial Faculty Fellow in Finance at the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management.

Research Focus

Dr. Yonker's primary research interests are in the areas of corporate finance, behavioral finance, and investments. Utilizing tools from psychology, sociology, and economics, Dr. Yonker investigates how identifiable differences in “key” market players impact the important decisions that they make. His work has been accepted for publication in The Journal of Finance, The Review of Financial Studies, The Journal of Financial Economics, Management Science, and The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis; has been cited by the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and Bloomberg Business Week; and has been featured on the Fox Business Channel.

Teaching Focus

Dr. Yonker teaches undergraduate courses in investments and corporate finance.

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