Melissa Woodley, PhD, CFA

Dr. Woodley is an associate professor of finance at Creighton University. Dr. Woodley has 18 years of experience teaching at both the undergraduate and masters levels, including courses in corporate finance, investments, fixed income and derivatives. Her primary research focus is bond market liquidity and the impact of information revelation in bond markets, and she has published a number of refereed academic journal articles in this area.

Dr. Woodley earned her PhD in Finance from the University of Alabama in 2007, an MA in Finance with a concentration in financial risk management from the University of Alabama in 2002, and a BS in Finance from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1999. She has been a CFA Charterholder since 2012. Prior to her academic career, Dr. Woodley was an investment analyst and portfolio manager for a major regional bank.

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