Jamie Weathers

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Jamie Weathers
Assistant Professor of Finance and Associate Director, Sanford Center for Financial Planning and Wellness
Office: 
(269) 387-6056
Fax: 
(269) 387-3859
Location: 
3381 Schneider Hall, Mail Stop 5420
Mailing address: 
Department of Finance and Commercial Law
Haworth College of Business
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5420 USA
Education: 
  • Ph.D., Finance, Temple University, 2016
  • MBA, Business Management, University of Louisville, 2009
  • B.S., Business Management, University of Louisville, 2002
Research interests: 
  • Empirical corporate finance
  • Financial Literacy
  • Corporate innovation
Bio: 

Dr. Jamie Weathers is an assistant professor of finance at Western Michigan University in the Haworth College of Business. Prior to completing her Ph.D. in finance at Temple University's Fox School of Business she worked as a regional energy buyer and sourcing associate for Summit Energy.  She also holds both an MBA, with distinction, and a B.S. degree in management from the University of Louisville in Kentucky.

Her research interests are focused on empirical corporate finance and demographic differences in the returns to financial education. To date, her research has been published in the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting and the Journal of Consumer Affairs.