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Stefan Petry is a Lecturer in Finance at the Alliance Manchester Business School. Previously, he was a visiting professor at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management in Germany, lectured at the University of Melbourne in Australia, and spent 5 months as a visiting scholar at the Wharton School. His primary research interests include empirical corporate finance, corporate governance, financial markets and market microstructure.

Dr. Petry has been teaching Foundations of Finance, Corporate Finance, International Finance, and Mergers & Value Creating Strategies at the undergraduate and graduate levels. He has also taught a PhD class on empirical methods in Finance. While at the University of Melbourne, he had been the recipient of two Teaching Innovation and Staff Development grants to explore and improve the interaction and learning experiences in large subjects. In 2014, he was awarded a Dean's Certificate of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.

Dr. Petry received his MPhil and PhD from the University of Cambridge. During his PhD studies, he was a visiting scholar at the NYU Stern School of Business and the UCLA Anderson School of Management.