CharngYi Chen

School of Business & Society

CharngYi Chen


Ph.D. in Finance, University of Oregon, 1985

M.S. in Applied Statistics and Information System, Texas Tech University, 1980

MBA, Northwest Missouri State University, 1978

B.S. in Physics, National Central University, Taiwan, 1973


Hentschke Hall
P: 909.748.8774

Academic Interests and Areas of Expertise

  • Risk Management Of Financial Assets

  • Trading Strategies and Risk Analysis for the Options Market

  • Dynamic Asset Allocation Strategies

  • Financial and Estate Planning

Professional Background Highlights

  • Published several research papers in the Journal of Risk and Insurance (the top academic journal in the area of risk and insurance)

  • Frequently participate and present papers at academic and professional conferences, such as Columbia Journal of World Business and Western Decision Science Institute


Courses Taught

BUSB 361 Financial Management

FINC 662 Investment Theory and Analysis

BUAD 600 Managerial Finance

Financial Strategy Capstone


Previous Teaching Experience

William R. and S. Sue Johnson Endowed Chair in Finance and Professor of Business, University of Redlands (current)

Professor of Finance, Graduate Institute of Insurance, National Chengchi University, Taiwan (4 years)

Professor of Finance, Graduate Institute of Finance, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan (3 years)

Professor of Finance, California State University, Chico (9 years and tenured)

Previous Relevant Work Experience

Worked in the financial services industry for 11 years: served as the Chief Financial Officer for 4 years and the President for 7 years of a FINRA member firm, which operates branches in five states


Member of FINRA, holder of Registered General Securities Principal (series 24), Registered Option Principal (series 4), Registered Chief Financial Operation Officer (series 27), and Registered Equity Trader (series 55)

Licensed DRE (California Department of Real Estate) Broker

Licensed Life (insurance and annuity) Agent