EMPLOYMENT

  • Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, 2016-present

EDUCATION         

  • Ph.D. Finance
    Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, CUNY, 2011-2016
  • CFA® charterholder
  • Master of Economics with Major in Finance and Banking
    Warsaw School of Economics (SGH), Warsaw, Poland, 2004-2010
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with First Class Honours in Accounting
    St. Francis Xavier University, Canada, 2006-2008
  • Philosophy and Theology Seminar at the Dominican Church
    Poland, 2004-2006

AREAS OF ACADEMIC INTEREST

Research: Institutional investors’ trading behavior, investor attention, informed trading, market liquidity and empirical asset pricing.
Teaching: Investments, Financial Institutions, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Financial Econometrics

RESEARCH

  • “Liquidity shocks and institutional trading” with Lin Peng and Xi Dong
  • “Dispersion in institutional investors opinions and stock returns”
  • "Institutional investor trading and attention" with Lin Peng, Xi Dong and Hongqi Liu

PAPER PRESENTATIONS

  1. “Dispersion in institutional investors opinions and stock returns”

    • Baruch College PhD Seminars, 2013

  2.  “Liquidity shocks and institutional trading”

    • Baruch College PhD Seminars, 2014
    • Baruch College Economics and Finance Department Seminars, 2015
    • FMA European Doctoral Student Consortium, Venice, Italy, 2015
    • FMA Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2015
    • Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, Captiva Island, FL, 2015
    • Midwest Finance Association Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2016
    • China International Conference in Finance, Xiamen, China, 2016 (by coauthor)

TEACHING AND EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCE

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Business and Information Technology, UOIT, Oshawa

  • Financial Econometrics (BUSI 4440U), 2017
  • Finance I (BUSI 2401U), 2016

Adjunct Lecturer and Teaching Assistant
Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, CUNY, New York

  • Principles of Finance (Fin 3000), full course lecturer, 2015
  • Microeconomics (Eco 1001), recitations instructor, 2012-2013
  • Introduction to Business (Bus 1000), recitations instructor, 2012-2013
  • International Financial Markets, Executive MBA, problem sessions and tutoring, 2013
  • Financial Decision Making, Executive MBA, tutoring, 2013

Instructional Technology Fellow
Zicklin Online Learning and Evaluation, Baruch College, CUNY, New York, 2013-present

  • Conference presentation “Building Excel Skills Early in the Business Curriculum” Baruch College’s Eighteenth Annual Teaching and Technology Conference, 2015

Teaching Assistant in Finance and Accounting
St. Francis Xavier University, Canada, 2007-2008

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

  • Analyst in PriceWaterhouseCoopers Warsaw, Poland, Advisory, Valuations & Strategy, 2010-2011
  • Analyst in Ernst and Young, Warsaw, Poland, Transaction Advisory Services, Project Finance, 2010
  • Analyst in Credit Suisse International, London, UK, Investment Banking Division, Emerging Markets Group, 2009
  • Analyst in Deloitte, Warsaw, Poland, Audit Department, 2007 and 2008
  • Personal Assistant to Vice Chairman of Operations Betasoap sp. z o. o., leading Central European soap manufacturing company, Poland, 2005

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

  • Faculty advisor to the Finance Society of the UOIT, 2016-present
  • Member of the Research Committee, Faculty of Business and IT, UOIT, 2016-present
  • Ad-hoc review of the finance textbook for the Pearson Canada, 2017
  • Faculty advisor to the CFA Challenge Team at the UOIT, 2016
  • Discussant of research papers at various top financial conferences, 2015-present

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Integration Action for Inclusion in Education & Community in Ontario, a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to educational inclusion and living in the community for all people who need extra support, 2017-present

HONOURS AND AWARDS

  • Financial Management Association European Doctoral Student Consortium Participant 2015
  • Conference Presentation Grant for PhD students, Baruch College, 2015
  • Graduate Assistantship Graduate Center, CUNY, 2013-present
  • Research Assistantship Baruch College, CUNY, 2011-2013
  • Fulbright Graduate Student Award, 2011-2012                  
  • A university merit scholarship at Warsaw School of Economics, 2006, 2009       
  • Ranked 1st on the Dean’s Honour List at St. Francis Xavier University, 2008                          
  • Nominated as one of the two top students graduating from St. Francis Xavier University to Kappa Gamma Pi Society, 2008       
  • A university in-course scholarship at St. Francis Xavier University, 2006-2007  

MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS

  • CFA Institute Women in Investment Management Network 
  • Lean In Canada
  • American Finance Association
  • Financial Management Association
  • Beta Gamma Sigma, the international society for collegiate schools of business, 2016–present 
  • Kappa Gamma Pi, the National Catholic College Graduate Class Honours Society, 2008–present
  • President’s Circle of Young Alumni at St. Francis Xavier University, 2008–present
  • Erasmus Student Network, 2005–2006

LANGUAGES

Polish (native), English, German, French

 

July 3, 2017