On Monday, October 7th, Dean Micheal J. Kelly announced that Dr. Brian Smith has been appointed as the first BMO Financial Group Professorship of Entrepreneurial Finance.
Dean Kelly further quoted, “As a tenured Professor in Finance, Brian has a strong commitment to research and teaching in the area. His proposed work as part of the professorship will not only benefit students, but will prove vital to the economic health of our region and will further strengthen key elements of the School of Business & Economics brand.”
The BMO Financial Group Professorship in Entrepreneurial Finance entails a four-year appointment with the possibility for three-year renewal.
Congratulations to Dr. Brian Smith on this prestigious appointment.