Ph.D., M.S., Auburn University; B.S., Dalian Maritime University



Dr. Jiayi Xu is an assistant professor of Finance at Mount St. Joseph University. She received her Ph.D. in Finance from Auburn University. Dr. Xu’s research focuses on financial institutions, banking, minority depository institutions, and real estate. Dr. Xu teaches Corporate Finance, Managerial Finance, Fundamentals of Investing, Current Topics in Finance, Finance and Accounting for Leaders, Principles of Microeconomics, and Principles of Macroeconomics. Dr. Xu has presented her research at WEAI Annual Conference, Southwestern Finance Association Conference, Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting, Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, and International Atlantic Economic Conference. Her research has been published in Applied Economics, the Banking and Financial Services Policy Report, and the American Business Review.