Natalia Reisel joined the Gabelli School of Business in 2012 after serving on the faculty of Southern Methodist University. She holds a PhD in finance from Rutgers University, where she won the Dean's Outstanding Dissertation Award.
Dr. Reisel's research interests are in the area of empirical corporate finance, with a primary focus on financial contracting, fixed income securities and strategic alliances. She has published papers in leading finance journals, including Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Corporate Finance and Financial Management. Her paper on bond ratings won the Financial Management Association Best Paper Award in the area of fixed-income research, and her paper on Yankee bonds won the same award in the area of international finance. Dr. Reisel teaches the Fixed Income and Financial Management courses at Fordham.