Jeffrey M. Mercer, PhD
I. Wylie and Elizabeth Briscoe Chair in Finance
Office: BA 306W
Rawls College of Business
Department of Finance
Lubbock, TX 79409-2101
Phone: (806) 834-3365
FAX: (806) 742-3197
Office Hours: By Appointment
Jeff Mercer is a Professor of Finance in the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University.
He is currently the I. Wylie and Elizabeth Briscoe Chair in Finance and Director of the Institute for Banking and Financial Studies.
Dr. Mercer joined Texas Tech in 2002, and was previously Director of Research at Ibbotson Associates, Chicago, and a
faculty member, Finance Department Chair, and Acting Associate Dean of the College of Business at Northern Illinois University.
While at Texas Tech, Dr. Mercer has received the President's Excellence in Teaching Award and twice received the College of Business'
Lockheed Martin Excellence in Teaching Award.
Dr. Mercer's research interests include asset pricing and investments. His publications have appeared in (alphabetically)
Financial Analysts Journal, Financial Review, Journal of Alternative Investments, Journal of Financial Economics,
Journal of Financial Research, Journal of Fixed Income, Journal of Futures Markets, Journal of Investing,
Journal of Portfolio Management, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of Wealth Management, and Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance.
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Last updated: March 2011