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Alex Petkevich
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Associate Professor
Reiman School of Finance, MBA@Denver (Online)
Alex Petkevich

Alex is an associate professor in the Department of Finance. His research interests are in empirical asset pricing, fixed income, derivatives and institutional investors with a specific focus on market inefficiencies. His research has appeared in top scientific journals such as the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Banking and Finance, and Journal of Financial Markets.

He earned his PhD in finance and a Master of Science in Mathematics from Texas A&M University. He previously had been teaching at the University of Toledo in Ohio, where he also served as a chair of the Neff Department of Finance at Texas A&M University.


  • PhD, Finance, Texas A&M University
  • MS, Mathematics, Texas A&M University
  • MA, Economics, Belarusian State University, Minsk, Belarus

Academic Positions Held

  • Associate Professor, University of Denver, 2022–present
  • Professor, University of Toledo, 2022
  • Associate Professor, University of Toledo, 2017–2021
  • Assistant Professor, University of Toledo, 2011–2016

Awards and Honors

  • Vonderembse Research Award, University of Toledo (2021)
  • John E. and Lillian B. Neff Research Fellowship (2016 — 2022)
  • Best Paper Award, Southwestern Finance Association (2018)
  • Junior Faculty Research Award, University of Toledo (2016)
  • Best Paper Award, University of Toledo (2015)
  • University Research Awards and Fellowships, University of Toledo (2014)
  • University Research Awards and Fellowships, University of Toledo (2012)