Professor Ron Masulis elected fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia

Thursday, 25 September 2014  Features
Ron Masulis

​Ron Masulis, Professor of Finance at UNSW Business School, has been elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA).

This honour comes at the end of a rigorous election process, and is a reflection of Professor Masulis standing amongst the academic community.

The Business School’s Scientia Professor of Finance and Macquarie Group Chair of Financial Services is a recognised authority in corporate finance.

He has published research in the areas of investment banking, venture capital, international finance, private equity, law and economics and topics in corporate governance such as mergers and acquisitions, boards of directors, executive compensation, ownership structure and business groups.

Ron has also served on the Board of Directors/Executive Committee of the American Finance Association, the Western Finance Association and the Financial Management Association.

The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA) promotes excellence in the social sciences within Australia and contribution to public policy. Established in 1971, replacing its parent body the Social Science Research Council of Australia, itself founded in 1942, the academy is an independent, interdisciplinary body of elected Fellows. The Fellows are elected by their peers for their distinguished achievements and exceptional contributions made to the social sciences across 18 disciplines.

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