Fan Chen, PhD

Assistant Professor, Finance
Berglund 266

Dr. Chen received his Ph.D. in Finance from the Price College of Business at the University of Oklahoma, as well as his master’s degree in finance from Singapore Management University. Dr. Chen has been teaching undergraduate and graduate finance courses at three different schools and received the Price Finance Teaching Excellence Award at the University of Oklahoma. His primary fields of specialization are Corporate Finance, Market Microstructure, and Energy Economics. Dr. Chen’s research has been published in the Journal of Financial Research, Energy Economics, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, and Journal of Economics and Business. He also has one best paper award and two semifinalist best paper awards along with an impressive list of international presentations, including the European Finance Association and Financial Management Association annual conferences. Dr. Chen has been heavily involved with advising students at previous institutions as well as a member of numerous academic and finance associations. Some of his advisees’ achievements include Robert Barry Carson Best Paper Award and SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence.

Fan was the 2020 Story-Donero award recipient which honors Pacific University faculty proposals for research and scholarship.