Dr. Jonathan Clarke


Dr. Jonathan Clarke is the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and an Associate Professor of Finance at Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business. He received his PhD from the Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh. His undergraduate degrees are in Mathematics and Economics from Indiana University in Bloomington. His research has been presented at a number of conferences including the American Finance Association, Western Finance Association, the Utah Winter Finance Conference, and the North American Winter Meeting of the Econometric Society.

Dr. Clarke's work has been published in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Management Science, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Journal of Business, the Journal of Banking and Finance, Annals of Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, and the Journal of Corporate Finance. His paper titled "Long-Run Performance And Insider Trading In Completed And Canceled Seasoned Equity Offerings" won the 2001 William F. Sharpe award for best-published paper in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. 

Dr. Clarke is an award-winning teacher. He was voted the 2009 and 2013 MBA Core Professor of the Year, was a 2009 Hesburgh Award teaching fellow, and received the 2010 James F. Frazier, Jr. Award for Teaching Excellence. He has taught in custom programs for NCR, Clorox, Lockheed Martin, and the National Football League. Dr. Clarke is a former director of the Eastern Finance Association, on the editorial board of The Financial Review, and edits the Handbook of Modern Finance published by Thomson Reuters.