Jay Wellman joined the Fisher College of Business in Autumn 2011. Before coming to OSU, Jay taught at Cornell University from 2006-2011, and at Binghamton University (SUNY) from 2002-2006. He graduated with a Ph.D in Finance from the University of Iowa in 2002. He also is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), earning the designation in 2010.
Jay is currently the director of the MBA program for Working Professionals. He has taught courses in Investments, Corporate Finance, Fixed Income Securities and Insurance during his career, and currently teaches MBA6223 (core finance - MBA). He has also taught BUSFIN3220 (core finance - undergraduate), BUSFIN 7223 (portfolio management – SMF and MBA) and BUSFIN 4221 (investments – undergraduate) at Fisher. His research interests include mutual funds, divestitures and other topics related to investments. His research has been published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management and the Journal of Business Ethics. His research has been cited in the Wall Street Journal, Smart Money and in a case tried before the Supreme Court of the United States.