Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Dr Douglas Streeter Rolph

Senior Lecturer

Division of Banking & Finance
College of Business (Nanyang Business School)

Phone: (+65)6514 1123
Office: S3-B2B-71

  • PhD in Finance University of Washington 2003
  • BA in Business Administration University of Washington 1995
Dr. Douglas Streeter Rolph is the Academic Director of the Nanyang Professional MBA program. He also is a Senior Lecturer of Banking and Finance at the Nanyang Business School (NBS).

Dr. Rolph teaches Financial Risk Management in the Masters of Financial Engineering (MFE) program, as well as Equity Securities and Fixed Income in the MBA program. He received the MFE Teacher of the Year award in 2015. In addition, he teaches investments and bank risk management in the Undergraduate Program. Dr. Rolph has also taught investments and strategic corporate finance to Master’s students at City University of Hong Kong.

Dr. Rolph's research interests focus on corporate bond markets, financial regulation and the impact of fintech on financial markets. He regularly speaks at industry events, and served on the Keynote Panel at the Thomson Reuters’ 2016 ASEAN Regulatory Summit. He has been interviewed by media outlets including Financial Management (UK), The Edge (Singapore), RTHK (Hong Kong), Hong Kong Oriental Daily News (東方日報) and Thomson Reuter's Regulatory Intelligence Insider News Channel and has written for The Business Times (Singapore).

Prior to joining NBS, Dr. Rolph held positions as an Assistant Professor at City University of Hong Kong, Visiting Assistant Professor at Seattle University and worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in the Economic Research Department. He earned a Ph.D. in Finance from University of Washington, Seattle in 2003.

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