James Murtagh

   Associate Professor of Finance
   Colbeth Hall 216



Year Degree Insitution
1998 Ph.D. in Finance Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
1987 M.B.A. in Finance and Strategy University of Northern Colorado
1982 B.S. in Engineering US Military Academy

Dr. Murtagh teaches Managerial Finance and the finance capstone course: Case Problems in Finance.

Research/Professional Activites
Dr. Murtagh has taught in special executive programs in Russia and the Ukraine, as well as sessions for Korean and Chinese programs. While at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, he twice received the Outstanding Faculty Award from the Delta Epsilon Sigma Management Honor Society. Dr. Murtagh has presented research at numerous regional, national and international conferences. He is published in the Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, ITFA and IEMC Proceedings. His current research interests include issues in US and international banking, international capital markets, dividend policy of IPO companies, and entrepreneurial finance.