Instructors

Shane Corwin

Professor of Finance
Faculty Director, Notre Dame Institute for Global Investing

Shane Corwin is a Professor of Finance at the University of Notre Dame. After receiving his PhD from The Ohio State University, he served on the University of Georgia faculty before joining the University of Notre Dame faculty in 2000. Shane has taught courses in applied investment management, security analysis, and investments at both the undergraduate and graduate level and has received several teaching awards, including the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, the Kaneb Teaching Award, the BP Outstanding Teacher Award, and the Chicago EMBA Outstanding Professor Award. Shane’s research focuses on security market design and investment banking and has been published in numerous finance journals, including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Financial Markets, the Journal of Financial Intermediation, and Financial Management. He has also served as a member of the Nasdaq Economic Advisory Board.

Colin Jones

Associate Teaching Professor, Finance

Colin Jones (PhD, Pennsylvania State University) is an Associate Teaching Professor of Finance. Prior to joining Mendoza, he was a Clinical Associate Professor of Finance at the University of South Carolina, where he served as director of the Carolina Finance Scholars Program, director of the Student Managed Investment Fund and director of the Carolina Finance & Investment Association. He received the Alfred G. Smith Jr. Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2016, and was named the Michael A. Hill Professor of the Year in 2018. Prior to that he was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance at the College of William & Mary. His professional experience includes time as an entrepreneur in the music industry, a research assistant in economic development and an analyst at a venture capital firm.

Jason Reed

Assistant Department Chair, Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Finance Department, and Assistant Teaching Professor

Jason Reed is an Assistant Teaching Professor of Finance and the Assistant Department Chair and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Finance Department. Jason joined the University of Notre Dame faculty in 2015 after earning his Ph.D. in economics from Wayne State University. He has taught courses in applied microeconomics at both the undergraduate and graduate level and has received the the finance department’s James Dincolo Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching award. He is also the adviser for the Notre Dame Fiscal Policy and Federal Reserve Challenge Club. Jason’s macroeconomic research focuses on behavior and adaptive learning in exchange rates and has been published in the Journal of Macroeconomics. His comments on monetary policy and international trade have been cited in a variety of media outlets including the Financial Times, CNN, and CNBC.

Scott Malpass

Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Scott Malpass is Vice President and Chief Investment Officer at the University of Notre Dame, responsible for the investment of the University’s endowment, working capital, pension and life income assets of more than $10.0 billion. The Notre Dame Endowment is the 13th largest in American higher education and the largest at a Catholic institution. Having served as Chief Investment Officer since 1989, Mr. Malpass and his team work closely with the Investment Committee of the University’s Board of Trustees in partnering with many of the most sophisticated investment management organizations throughout the world.

Education

  • MBA – University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business
  • B.S. – University of Notre Dame