Allen Yan, PhD


Office Address: HINTN 316
Phone: (281) 649-3326
Associate Professor of Finance
Program Coordinator, Finance


  • BA in Business Education, Xuzhou University, China
  • MBA, University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • PhD in Business Administration-Finance, University of Houston

Courses Taught

  • Corporate Financial Management
  • Security Markets and Financial Institutions
  • Options and Futures
  • Applied Financial Management
  • Risk Management

Teaching Focus

Dr. Yan has taught various finance classes at both the undergraduate level and graduate level. His area of specialization is Corporate Finance.

Awards and Honors

In 2002, Dr. Yan received the HBU MBA Outstanding Faculty Award for his teaching excellence.

Additional Information

Dr. Yan's writing interests include: asset pricing, information asymmetry, and finance teaching. He has published in the Journal of Financial Research.

While at HBU, Dr. Yan has served on the University's Library Committee, and College's Curriculum Committee, among many others.