Gokhan Sonaer, Ph.D.
Gokhan Sonaer , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Finance
Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Contact Information
448 Rockwell Hall
Pittsburgh, PA, 15282
Phone: 412.396.4315 Fax: 412.396.4764

Dr. Sonaer’s research interests lie mainly in the area of investments and corporate finance with emphasis on topics such as institutional investors and market efficiency. His research has been published in various journals such as Journal of Banking and Finance, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, European Journal of Finance, and Journal of Economics and Finance.

Dr. Sonaer’s teaching interests are primarily in investments, corporate finance, and financial markets. He is currently teaching Financial Markets and Institutions, International Financial Management, and Business Finance courses for undergraduate students. Prior to joining Duquesne University Dr. Sonaer taught at Virginia Tech while pursuing his doctoral degree.

Gokhan Sonaer received his Ph.D. degree in Finance from Virginia Tech University and his M.B.A. degree from University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He also holds M.S. and B.S. degrees in Civil Engineering. Prior to joining academia, he worked at Finansbank as a financial analyst.