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Dr. Ohaness Paskelian

Dr. Ohaness Paskelian

Dr. Ohaness Paskelian

ProfessorFinance, Information Systems, Economics and Risk Management


Discipline: Finance

Dr. Paskelian currently serves as an Professor of Finance at the University of Houston-Downtown. He was an Associate Professor of Finance from 2020 to 2014 and served as Assistant Professor of Finance from 2008 to 2014. Dr. Paskelian has completed graduate coursework in related field. He has published several journal articles, book chapters and received numerous grants.

Degrees Earned

Ph.D. University of New Orleans, Financial Economics 2006

M.S. University of New Orleans, Financial Economics 2004

MBA Nicholls State University, Finance 2001

B.E. American University of Beirut, Computer Engineering, 1997

Courses Taught

Corporate Finance

Financial Markets and Institutions

Managerial Finance



Quantitative Financial Analysis

Experience Qualifications

Business and Professional Experience:

Computer and Communications Engineering Experience prior to joining academia.

Organizations/Community Experience:

CFA Institute
CFA Houston Society
Financial Management Association (FMA)
Federation of Business Disciplines (FBD)
Southwestern Society of Economists (SSE)

More Information

Research and Creative Interests:

Corporate Finance, International Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance Issues, Financial Institutions, Investments and Asset Pricing.