Virginia Tech Pamplin Departments

Don Bowen

Don Bown

Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

Department of Finance
Pamplin College of Business
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Office: Pamplin 2122
Phone:  540-231-0716

Curriculum Vitae

Personal Website

Teaching Schedule


84149 FIN 4244 Asset Valuation and Corporate Governance T Th 12:30p 1:45p PAM 1003
84148 FIN 4244 Asset Valuation and Corporate Governance T Th 2:00p 3:15p PAM 1008

 Fall 2017 Office Hours

TR 3:30-4:30 PAM 2122


Donald Bowen is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance at Virginia Tech’s Pamplin School of Business. His research focuses on the role of technology transfer and property rights on investment decisions of firms. He is the recipient of the Graduate All-S.T.A.R. Fellowship from the University of Maryland and his job market paper won the Best Paper in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from the Ed Snider Center for Entrepreneurship and Markets. His work has been published in Management Science.

Research Interests:

  • Corporate Finance                                                                                                                                      
  • Investment                                                                                                                                            
  • Innovation                                                                                                                                              
  • Entrepreneurship                                                                                                                                    
  • Firm Boundaries                                                                                                                                    
  • Corporate Governance

Education and Certification

  • Ph.D., Finance                                                                                                                            
    • University of Maryland
  • B.S., Finance and Economics                                                                                                                    
    • Arizona State University

Courses Taught:

International Financial Management