Center for International Securities and Derivatives Markets

About Us


Board Members


Thomas Schneeweis
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1977
Interests: Futures and options markets, international portfolio management, financial management performance, examination of managed futures and investment management.


Hossein Kazemi
Michael and Cheryl Philipp Professor of Finance
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1985
Interests: Securities pricing, behavior of interest rates, pricing of contingent claims and the effects of economic integration on foreign exchange rates.


Nelson Lacey
Professor of Finance, Program Chair of Finance and Operations Management
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State, 1985
Interests: Valuation, corporate ethics, event studies, and sports betting markets.


Bernard J. Morzuch
Professor of Economics
Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1977
Interests: Health economics, production economics, econometrics, and time series.



Management Team 


Director: Hossein Kazemi


Associate Director: Sanjay Nawalkha

Associate Director: Mila Getmansky Sherman

Associate Director: Thomas Schneeweis

Associate Director: George Martin


Executive Director: Patricia Bonnett


Research Associate: Edward Szado

Research Associate: Kathryn Wilkens-Christopher


Students Who Currently Received Support from CISDM

Anirudh Bizlawan, MBA student