GREGORY B. KADLEC
R. B. Pamplin Professor of Finance
Department of Finance
Pamplin College of Business
Blacksburg, VA 24061
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Education and Certification
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1992
M.S., Purdue University, 1986
B.S., Purdue University, 1985
Winner of the Teaching Excellence Award, Dr. Kadlec teaches courses on investments at all levels.
Dr. Kadlec's primary areas of research include: information assimilation, liquidity, security offerings, and mutual funds. His research on how information is incorporated into security prices is internationally recognized and has had a significant impact on the practice of finance. In 2000 his study documenting errors in the pricing of mutual fund shares was presented to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and was the centerpiece of an academic and practitioner conference held by the Investment Company Institute (ICI). Professor Kadlec's research has been presented at numerous academic institutions including Indiana University, Purdue, MIT, University of Chicago, Maryland, North Carolina, Texas, and Wharton. His research appears on the programs of national finance meetings on a regular basis and is published in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies.
Prior to coming to Virginia Tech, Dr. Kadlec worked as an operations research analyst for American Airlines and F.T. Sparrow & Associates.
Dr. Kadlec's involvement as a Faculty Advisor to SEED (Student-managed Endowment for Educational Development) has played an important role in the placement of Pamplin graduates at the most prestigious investment management firms in the country. He has also served on the Ph.D. Policy Committee, the MBA Curriculum Committee, and other departmental and college committees.
Dr. Kadlec has served as a referee the Journal of Corporate Finance, Financial Management, Journal of Finance and Journal of Financial Markets. He is a member of American Finance Association and Western Finance Association. He has served as a member of the Board of the FMA Survey and Synthesis Series.