Paul Kofman was appointed Professor of Finance at the University of Melbourne in 2001. In 2012, he became the Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics.
Paul’s research interest is in quantitative and behavioral finance and the regulation of financial markets. He has received numerous competitive research grants and was one of the founding directors of the ARC-funded Financial Integrity Research Network. He is an associate editor of the International Journal of Money and Finance, the International Journal of Managerial Finance and the Review of Futures Markets.
Paul has undertaken consultancy work for the European Options Exchange, the New York Board of Trade, the Central European University, a number of Dutch investment banks, the Dutch Centre for Actuarial Statistics, the Australian Office of Financial Markets, and the RACV.
Paul holds a PhD from Erasmus University, Rotterdam.