Susan Christoffersen

Dean, William A. Downe BMO Chair, and Professor of Finance, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Susan Christoffersen


Ph.D. and M.A., finance, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania; M.A., economics, The University of British Columbia

Summary of Experience

Professor Christoffersen’s research focuses on mutual funds, hedge funds, and the role of financial institutions in capital markets. She has been retained as an expert in litigation matters to address topics such as mutual fund market timing and trading strategy issues. She has published in a number of finance journals, and her work has been cited in The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, Bloomberg News, and The Wall Street Journal. Professor Christoffersen has received grants from Canada’s Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, the Montreal Financial Mathematics Institute, and the Quebec Research Funds, as well as research awards from Q Group, the Bank of Canada, the BSI Gamma Foundation, INQUIRE, and the Swiss Finance Institute. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Toronto, she held positions at McGill University, Copenhagen Business School, and the Department of Finance Canada.

AG Contacts

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