Monzurul Hoque

PBX 1354, KFUPM

Dhahran, SA 31621

860-1626

E-mail: monzurul@kfupm.edu.sa ,  hoque@sxu.edu

 

 

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION:

 

·         MS in Finance, and Ph.D. in Economics, 1987, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, USA.

·         Passed Level I & II of Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Examinations towards a CFA charter.

 

 

 


CITIZENSHIP & MARITAL STATUS:

·         USA & Married.

           

 


CURRENT POSITION:

 

Teaching Position

·        Professor, Department of Finance and Economics, King Fahd Uinvrsity of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Fall 2005-

·        Professor of Finance, Graham School of Management, Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, 2003. On leave from Fall 2005-7.

·         Instructor, Schweser CFA Program.

·        Visiting Professor of Finance, North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

Research Position

·         Editorial Board Member, the Journal of Asia-Pacific Business

·         Editorial Board Member, the International Business and Economics Research Journal.

·         Editorial Board Member, the Journal of Academic Finance.

 

Administrative Position  (School of Management)

·         Chair, Accounting and Finance, Graham School of Management, Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, May 2003 -

·         Founding Director, Financial Trading and Practices, Graham School of Management, Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, 1995-Present.

 

Administrative Position

(University & the Public Service)

·        Chair, University Rank and Tenure Committee, 2004-5.

·        Member, Strategic Planning for Academic Excellence

·         Member, Visiting Committee, Center for Religion and Public Discourse, Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, 2003-.

·         Member, Advisory Board, Center for International Education, Saint Xavier University, Chicago.  2003-

·         Member, Freeman Foundation Grants Committee, 2003-

·         Member, Library Expansion Planning Committee, 2001-

·         Advisor, North South University, Bangladesh, 1999-

·         Founding Member, Bangladesh Cultural Alliance of the Midwest.

(The Profession)

·         President, the Academy of Finance, MBAA, 2004-5.

 

 

 

Recent Awards:

 

·         Saint Xavier University Award, 2004 (the highest university award).

·         Saint Xavier University Scholar Award, 1996, 2000 & 2003.

·         Saint Xavier University Exceptional Service Award 2000.

·         Distinguished Paper Awards, Midwest Academy of Finance and Insurance, 1996 and 1997.         

·         National Science Foundation Grant on Flood Management, 1994.

·         National Endowment for Arts Grant, 1991.

 

 


Previous Professional Positions:

 

Teaching Positions at Universities

·         Associate Professor of Finance, Saint Xavier University, 1996-2003.

·         Visiting Professor of Finance, North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh Summer 1995, 1997-99, Spring 2001.

·         Assistant Professor of Finance, Saint Xavier University, 1994-96.

·         Assistant Professor of Finance, Loyola University Chicago, 1988-94.

·         Visiting Assistant Professor, Finance Department, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL. 1987 - 1988.    

·         Visiting Assistant Professor, Finance Department, Sangamon State University, Springfield, IL. 1987 - 1988.

 

Teaching Position at Corporate Sites

·        Taught Risk Management Seminar to Senior Executives of Investment and Portfolio Management Professionals at Mexico for Mexican Financial Industry Association in 1996.

 

Consulting Positions

·         Senior Consultant, Access Demand, Teleglobe Inc. Virginia, 2000.

·         Curriculum and Technology Consultant, Mexican Stock Market, 1996-7.

·         Summer Intern, The World Bank, Summer, 1985.

·         Summer Intern, The World Bank, Summer, 1984.

 

Research Positions

·         Editor, Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, 1998-2000.

 

Administrative Positions

·        Co-Chair, University Rank and Tenure Committee, 2003-4.

·        Chair, Dean’s Review Committee, May 2003.

·         Chief Administrative Liaison, North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1999-2002.

·         Member, School Rank and Tenure Committee, 2001-02.

·         Member, IBER Conference Task Force, 2002.

·         Chair, Technology Task Force, Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, 1995-2000.

·         Member, Faculty Campaign Committee, Saint Xavier University, 1999.

·         Chair, Dean’s Review Committee, 1998.

·         Member, SXU Board of Trustees Facilities & Technology Committee, 1995-2000.

·         Chair, Search Committee, North South University, Bangladesh, 1994-95.

·         Chair, Curriculum Committee, Member, Economics and Finance Committee, International Business, and European Committee of Graham school of Management, 1994 -1998.

·         Member, Faculty Recruitment Team, Loyola University, Finance Department, 1988 & 1989.

 

 

 


Other Professional & Public Services:

·         Program Chair, the Academy of Finance, MBAA, 2003-4

·         Advisor to Chair, Finance Department, on Student Leadership Award, on Computer Procurement and Facility Expansion, Loyola University.

·         Served as Faculty Advisor to the Financial Management Activities Association (FMA) of Loyola University.

·         Led the FMA to the Fourth Position in the AT&T Investment Challenge, 1991.

·         President and Founder of the Bangladesh Cultural Alliance of the Midwest, 1991-2000.

·         General Secretary, Bangladesh Environment and Flood Committee in America Since it began in 1988. This Committee Has Been Awarded National Science Foundation Grant in 1994 & 1995.

 

 

 


ACHIEVEMENTS:

 

Teaching Excellence at Universities

·         Scored perfect scores in the latest three graduate courses evaluation at SXU.

·         Rated excellent by over 80% students taught in last two years at SXU.

·         Rated excellent at North South University, Bangladesh, 2001, 1999.

·         Scored a perfect score of five in the undergraduate evaluation in 1994 at Loyola.

·         Above average performance in teaching at Loyola for six years. Best student evaluation, Winter Quarter MBA, 1993.

·         Included on the Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked Excellent, Spring 1985, 1986 at the University of Illinois, Champaign. 

 

Teaching Excellence at Corporate Sites

·         Rated excellent by Mexican Financial Industry for Intensive Investment Seminar.

 

Research Leadership   

·         Editorial Board Member, the Journal of Asia-Pacific Business, 2001-

·         Editor, Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, 1998-2000.

·         Reviewer, Papers for Midwest Academy of Finance and Insurance (MAFI) 1997-2002.

·         Reviewer, Institutional Investment by Frank Fabozzi, Prentice-Hall, 1993.

 

Administrative Leadership      

·         Designed, Implemented, and now Directing the Flagship Financial Trading and Practices Program. Established Corporate Contacts for these programs.

·         Lead a Diverse Group of High Powered Task Force Members to Produce goals, Objective, Strategies and Allocation for Administrative and Instructional Technology for Saint Xavier University.

·         Articulated Agreement Between SXU and NSU.

·         Awarded "Special Merit Award" by the Financial Management Association (FMA), Florida for 1991 for Leading the Finance Students at Loyola University Chicago.

 

Grants Procurement

·         Procured CQG grant, AIMR Scholarships and grants from U.S. Financial Exchanges for Financial Trading and Practices, and Center for Investment Management programs amounting to more than a million US dollars to date.  Built Two Trading Rooms at SXU.

·         Recommended as a recipient of Fulbright Scholarship, 2000-1, on deregulation of Security Exchange Commission of Bangladesh.

·         Awarded Competitive Research, Collaborative, and Development Grants, 1999-2000 by Saint Xavier University.

·         Awarded Competitive Research Grants for Three Consecutive Summers, 1990, 1991 and 1992 by Loyola University.

·         Awarded Competitive Summer Research Grant by University of Illinois, Champaign, 1988.

 

 

Research Publications (1987-04): 23 Refereed, 7 Non Refereed

 

(Refereed Research Journals)

1.       “High Abnormal Return in Bangladesh IPOs - Is it and Anomaly or Inefficiency?” with M. Musa. Journal of the Academy of Finance, 2004

2.       A Model for Business School Strategies in New Economy,” the International Business and Economics Research Journal, April 2003.

3.       “Low Dimension Deterministic Chaos in Insurance Stock Returns,” with Jorge Urrutia, J. Vu and P. Gronewaller, the Journal of Risk and Insurance, December 2002.

4.       “A Long Term Performance of Initial Public Offerings in Bangladesh,” with M. Musa, the Journal of Business Administration, April 2001.

 

(Refereed Research Proceedings)

5.       New Management Model for New Economy – the Case of Information and Communication Technology Enterprise,” International Business and Economics Research Proceedings, October 2001.

 

(Refereed Research Journals)

6.       “Initial Public Offerings – The Case of Bangladesh,” with M Musa. Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March 2000.

7.       “A Search For Calendar Anomalies - The Case of Bangladesh,” with S. Ahmad. Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March, 2000.

8.       Security Exchange Commission in Bangladesh - Is it Optimally Set Up?  Global Finance Review, April 1999.

9.       “Integrated Investment Management - Integrating the Mind and Minding the Investment,” Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March 1999.

10.   “Rank Ordering of Popular Options Strategies in Practice,” Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March 1998.

(Non Refereed Study)

11.   NCA SELF STUDY (co-authored as a member) 1997.

12.   Technology and Saint Xavier University (co-authored as Chairman), 1996, pp 1-40.

 

(Refereed Research Journals)

13.   "Cash Forecasting: A Combined ARIMA and Regression Approach", with Gentry and Newbold.

14.    Distinguished Paper Award, published in Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, 1996.

15.   "Cash Management: A Feedback Analysis", with Gentry, published in Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March 1996.

16.   "Is there any Unexploited Profit Opportunities in the Emerging Markets?" in CIFER Journal, 1996.

17.   "Impetus for Future Growth in International Stock Investment- A Lesson from Hong Kong and Singapore Markets," Managerial Finance, October 1995.

18.   "Should We Diversify Internationally," Distinguished Paper Award, Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March, 1995.

19.   "What Makes the Cash Flows Move: A Hidden Structure?” in Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March, 1995.

20.   "Free Competition in International Currencies: A Game Theoretic Approach", published in Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March, 1995.

21.   "A Search for Chaos in the Initial Public Offerings,” with M.R.K. Chishty, Midwest Review of Finance and Insurance, March, 1994.

22.   "International Micro and Macro Finance" the Bangladesh Development Studies, Special Issue, 1993.

 

(Non Refereed Papers)

23.   "Valuing Bangladesh Flood Action Plan: A General Commentary on Some Substantive and Technical Issue." in 1993 FOBANA Proceedings at Toronto.

24.   "A Brief Teleological History of BEFCA," in BEFCA Newsletter, April 1993.

 

(Refereed Research Proceedings)

25.   "The Distribution of Stock Index Futures Returns," The Western Decision Science Institute Proceedings, 1992.

(Invited Research Paper)

26.   "Cash Forecasting: An Application of a General Model," with J. Gentry, Tamkang Lecture Series, 1990.

(Non Refereed Research Working Papers)

27.   "A Simultaneous Equation Approach to Financial Planning Using Cash Flow Components," with J. Gentry, BEBR Faculty Working Paper No. 90-1694. Also, Presented this Paper in the FMA Conference, 1990.

28.   "Capital Market Equilibrium Under Market Imperfections and Incompleteness: A Dividend Signaling Approach," with C.F. Lee, BEBR Faculty Working Paper # 1429, 1989.

29.   "International Monetary Order - A Strategic Approach" The World Bank Mimeo, 1985.

 

(The World Bank Refereed Research Report)

30.   "Recovering the Cost of Public Higher Education in LDCs: To What Extent are Loan Schemes an Efficient Instrument?" with A. Mingat and Jee-Peng Tan, The World Bank Report No.EDT14, 1985.

 

 

 

Paper Presentations (2000-04):

 

·         Three papers presented at Academy of Finance conference in March 2004.

·         Two papers presented at Academy of Finance conference in March 2003.

·         Three Papers presented at International Business and Economics Research Conference, October 2001.

·         "Nonlinear Dependence in Stock Prices of Insurance Stock Portfolio Returns", with J. Urrutia presented at North American Finance and Economics Association, AFA, January 2000.

 

 

 

 

 

Work in Progress:

 

·         Connected Intelligence and the Investment Management.”

·         “A Tale of Two Brains in Investment - Left Makes an Informed Investor, Right Brain Makes a Winner.”

·         “A Chaos Analysis of International IPOs.”

·         “Risk Management in Insurance and Finance- A Convergence of Ideas,” with S. Tippins.

·         "A Simple Test of Robustness of Standard Estimation Practices of Calendar Anomalies."

·         In the Reviewing Panel for Papers for 2005 Academy of Finance.

·         Working on "Bangladeshi North Americans in Transition: Problems and Challenges."

 

 

 

Membership in Professional Organizations:

               

·         Member, International Business and Economics Research.

·         Member, American Finance Association.

·         Member, Financial Management Association.

·         Member, Midwest Business Administration Association.

·         Member, Academy of Finance.

·         Member, Investment Analysts Society, Chicago.          

·         Member, Educause.

 

 

 


REFERENCES:  Will be provided upon request.