Assoc.Prof. (PhD) Mehmet Umutlu
Faculty of Business /
Short CVDr. Mehmet Umutlu is the Head of the Department of International Trade and Finance and Associate Professor of Finance at Yaşar University. Before joining to Yaşar University, he held several positions in Turkey as well as abroad. He served as an Assistant Professor of Finance and as a Postdoctoral Associate at the Department of Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University in the UK. He visited the Department of Finance at Tilburg University in Netherlands as a Postdoctoral Fellow. He took role at Çankaya University in Turkey as an Assistant Professor of Finance. He received BSc degree in Civil Engineering at Middle East Technical University; completed the MBA program at Hacettepe University; and earned PhD degree at Bilkent University in the track of Finance. His main research interests fall in the areas of asset pricing, investments, portfolio management and financial economics. His papers appeared in journals such as Journal of Banking and Finance, Financial Analysts Journal, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Journal of Derivatives, Investment Analysts Journal, World Economy, Applied Economics, Czech Journal of Economics and Finance, Quality and Quantity which are covered by SSCI. He served as a reviewer for several international journals, and for international and national research projects. He acted as the Principal Investigator for a project sponsored by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey and as a Researcher in another one. He presented and discussed many papers at national and international conferences and seminars. He is the holder of Successful Researcher Award given by Yaşar University.
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