Sang Hoon Lee, PhD

Sang Hoon Lee, PhD

Associate Professor of Finance – College of Business and Management

College of Business and Management

Dr. Lee graduated with a PhD in Financial Economics from University of New Orleans (1990), MBA from University of New Orleans (1985), and BA from Yon Sei University in Seoul, Korea (1978). His main research interests include valuation of financial assets, financial literacy, and financial development and regulatory impacts on financial markets, among others. Dr. Lee has been teaching finance and investment subjects for more than 30 years in the U.S., Korea, Kazakhstan, and Bangladesh, and his main teaching subjects are Corporate Finance, Investment Banking, and Financial Derivatives.

Dr. Lee has extensive work experience as an academic administrator. Before joining the Vin University, he worked as the dean of the BRAC Business School, Dhaka, Bangladesh for 3.5 years. Previously, he served the Bang College of Business, KIMEP University in Almaty, Kazakhstan, as the dean for more than 7 years.

Dr. Lee also worked as a Managing Director at the Korea Securities Dealers Association, a self-regulatory organization (SRO) in Korea. His main role included supervising International Affairs, Bond Market, and OTC Market divisions and worked as a delegation of government for Korea’s OECD membership application process. Dr. Lee also operated his own consulting firm advising corporate clients and financial regulators on regulatory conformity, international funding, and investor dispute resolution. He helped domestic and foreign clients to understand the local market, and to expand their commercial and financial relationships with a wide range of entities in Korea and other Asian Markets.