Sris Chatterjee is a full professor in the finance and business economics area.
Professor Chatterjee has taught a variety of courses, including Mergers and Acquisitions, Principles of Modern Finance and Behavioral Finance, at the undergraduate, graduate and executive MBA levels. In 1995, he received Fordham's Gladys and Henry Crown Award for Faculty Excellence at the graduate school.
Professor Chatterjee got his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur and his postgraduate diploma in management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. He received his MPhil and PhD from Columbia Business School. Before joining the Fordham faculty, Professor Chatterjee taught at the State University of New York at Buffalo, Rutgers University and Columbia University. He has taught in the Key Training Program at UBS Wealth Management, where he participated in curriculum development and in writing training material. He also has taught in executive MBA programs at other schools.
Widely published, Professor Chatterjee's main research interest is corporate finance. His work has been showcased in the Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Financial Management and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. His topics of focus include corporate debt/equity ratio, the effect of interest-rate uncertainty on the valuation of subordinated debt, restructuring of firms in financial distress, and innovative securities. Professor Chatterjee maintains a secondary research interest in futures and options, and he has published several papers in the Journal of Futures Markets.
Professor Chatterjee is an associate editor of the Journal of Financial Stability and the International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance. He also sits on the editorial board of the International Journal of Behavioural Accounting and Finance.