PhD in Business Administration - Concentration in Finance

The Finance concentration at MSU was approved in 2001, and the first cohort of doctoral students was accepted into the program in Fall 2020. The goal of the program is to graduate learners who have built the following competencies: advanced knowledge of finance theories, skills in empirical methods for analyzing financial data, and basic skills in teaching finance. See included links for more information about the structure of the program and the resources available.

Finance PhD Current Students:

Mofoluwake Mosaku
Department: Department of Accounting and Finance
Education: - Doctoral Student - Finance, Morgan State University
                   - MBA, Morgan State University (2019)
                   - BA Economics, University at Albany, SUNY (2017)
Email: momos3@morgan.edu
Research Interests: Corporate Finance, International Finance, Small Business Finance, Foreign Capital Flow and Investments.


Jason Nunley Jr.
Department: Department of Accounting and Finance
Education: - Doctoral Student - Finance, Morgan State University
                    - B.S. in Accounting, Delaware State University (2020)
Email: janun2@morgan.edu
Research Interests: Fintech, Business Finance, and Financial Markets


Shawn Simpson
Department: Department of Accounting and Finance
Education: - Doctoral Student - Finance, Morgan State University
                   - Master of Investment Management and Financial Analysis, Creighton University
                   - Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics, University of Maryland Baltimore County
                   - Associate of Art in Financial Services, University of Phoenix
Email: shsim18@morgan.edu
Research Interests: Investment Hedging and Protection Strategies, Hedge Fund Analysis, FinTech, and Investment Regulation
Professional Licenses: - FINRA Series 7 License
                                        - FINRA Series 66 License