Jamie Weathers

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Jamie Weathers
Assistant Professor of Finance
Office: 
(269) 387-6056
Fax: 
(269) 387-3859
Location: 
3381 Schneider Hall, Mail Stop 5420
Mailing address: 
Department of Finance and Commercial Law
Haworth College of Business
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5420 USA
Education: 
  • Ph.D., Finance, Temple University, 2016
  • MBA, Business Management, University of Louisville, 2009
  • B.S., Business Management, University of Louisville
Research interests: 
  • Empirical corporate finance
  • Corporate innovation
  • Mergers and acquisitions
Bio: 

Dr. Jamie Weathers is an assistant professor of finance in Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business.

Weathers brings experience teaching international finance and has three years of business experience with Summit Energy as a regional energy buyer and sourcing associate.

Weathers won the 2nd Place Paper Award at the 5th Annual Ph.D. Program Research Competition and Future Faculty Fellowship of Temple University. Weathers' research examines innovation as a new channel by which employee treatment affects firm value and how innovation creators transitioning to innovation acquirers exhibit different announcement returns.