I am an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University. My expertise is in corporate finance, risk management, and law and economics. I teach corporate finance to undergraduate and PhD students. I won the 2013 Brattle Prize from the Journal of Finance and the 2008 JP Morgan Young Researcher Prize from the Review of Financial Studies. My articles appeared in academic journals including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. I received my Ph.D. in Finance from Columbia University. Prior to joining the faculty at the Eli Broad College of Business, I was a faculty member at the University of Notre Dame.