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Minjie Huang, PhD

Associate Professor, Finance
College of Business, Room 255
(502) 852-4835
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Dr. Minjie Huang is an Associate Professor of Finance and Dean’s Scholar at the University of Louisville. His research is in the areas of executive compensation, corporate culture, investments, and behavioral finance. He has won research awards, including the Faculty Research Excellence Award (University of Louisville), Fubon Paper Award (Taiwan Finance Association), John O. Tollefson Best Paper Award (University of Kansas), and Semifinalist for Best Paper in Corporate Finance (x3, Financial Management Association). His work has been featured in the media including The Wall Street Journal, and published in the premier journals in finance and accounting, such as Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Financial Intermediation, and Contemporary Accounting Research.


  • PhD (Finance) University of Kansas
  • MS (Finance) University of Texas at Austin
  • MS (Management) University of Florida
  • BE (Materials Science & Engineering) Zhejiang University

Awards & Honors

Dean's Scholar

University of Louisville

Faculty Research Excellence Award, 2021

University of Louisville

Faculty Favorite, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2021

University of Louisville

Best Paper in Corporate Finance Semifinalist, 2014, 2016, 2019

Financial Management Association

Fubon Paper Award, 2018

Taiwan Finance Association

Recent Research & Publications

Curriculum Vita

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