Nafeesa Yunus Bio

 Dr. Nafeesa Yunus earned her  B.S. and MBA in Finance from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a  Ph.D. in Finance (minor in Real Estate)  from the University of Texas at ArlingtonShe joined the University of Baltimore in 2008 and is now an Associate Professor (tenured) of Finance and Real Estate at UB.  


Dr. Yunus’s research interests revolve around Financial Econometrics, Asset pricing, Portfolio strategy, Time-series econometric models, Globalization of capital markets, International finance, Macro aspects of financial markets and instruments, Financial contagion, Real estate investments and the Housing market. 

She has published articles in reputable academic journals in Finance, Economics and Real Estate including: Real Estate Economics, Journal of Real Estate Finance and EconomicsJournal of International Financial Markets Institutions and Money, Journal of Real Estate ResearchJournal of Property Research, Journal of Property Investment and Finance , Journal of MultinationalFinancial Management and Applied Economics.  Dr. Yunus currently has several papers in various stages of publication.


(Several preps at UB at the graduate and undergraduate level using both online and F2F modes of delivery)

From 2008-2016, Dr. Yunus  taught numerous preparations at UB both online and face to face at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. They include: 

1. Graduate level Corporate Finance (FIN 605-7 Weeks) Face to Face.
2. Graduate level Corporate Finance (FIN 605-7 Weeks) online.
3. Real Estate Finance (FIN 471) Face to Face 
4. Real Estate Investments (FIN 470) Face to Face 
5. Real Estate Principles and Transactions (REED 312) Face to Face 
6. Financial Management (FIN 331) Online and Face to Face 
7. Graduate level Financial Management (FIN 504) Online 
8.  Graduate level Real Estate Investments (FIN 750) Face to Face.
9. Graduate level Corporate Finance (FIN 640) Face to Face.
10. Real Estate Market Analysis (REED 475) Face to Face.

Courses taught at other institutions:
  • Financial Institutions and Markets. 
  • International Finance. 


Dr. Yunus serves and has served on various committees at UB including the  curriculum committee,  the faculty development committee,  the civility committee and research council. Since 2016, she has been serving as the Secretary of the business school's faculty senate.

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