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Sanjay Deshmukh

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  • Interim Chair and Professor and Director, MS in Finance Program
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  • Department of Finance & Real Estate
  • (312) 362-8472
  • 1 E. Jackson Blvd.
    DePaul Center 5500 ​
    Chicago, IL 60604

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. (Finance), Boston College
  • MS (Finance), Boston College
  • MBA (Finance), University of Scranton
  • BS (Mathematics), Osmania University


Sanjay Deshmukh is the Interim Chair and Professor and Director​ of Finance and director of the Master of Science in Finance (MSF) Program. He is also a CFA charter holder. He is a two-time recipient of DePaul’s Quality of Instruction Council Excellence in Teaching Award. He is also a recipient of the College's Gus Economos Distinguished Teaching Award and the Teacher Recognition Award. He teaches graduate-level courses in Corporate Finance, Investments, and Derivatives. His recent research has been published in Financial Management, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Financial Intermediation, and the Journal of Financial Stability.​