Reza Houston
Reza Houston
Associate Professor of Finance
Curriculum Vitae


Room:WB 359

Reza Houston, Associate Professor of Finance, received his PhD from the University of Missouri. He has published articles in the Journal of Corporate Finance, Financial Review, Economic Modelling, and other journals. His interests include political economy, mergers & acquisitions, and government contracting. He has taught courses in investments, corporate finance, insurance and risk management, portfolio management, fintech, enterprise risk management, and financial planning.  He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Indianapolis CFA Society. Reza is also a Molinaro Faculty Fellow and an affiliated faculty member at George Mason’s Baroni Center for Government Contracting. Reza provides many of his course materials and lecture videos at


PhD in Finance

University of Missouri

Prior Employment

Indiana State University