Dr Robert Tumarkin

Dr Robert Tumarkin

Senior Lecturer
  • PhD, New York University
  • MPhil, New York University
  • MBA(Honors), New York University
  • ScB (Honors), Brown University
Business School
School of Banking and Finance

Rob Tumarkin joined UNSW Business School in September 2010. He obtained his PhD in Finance from the Stern School of Business, New York University. Rob also holds an MBA from Stern and a ScB in Biomedical Engineering from Brown University. He has worked on Wall Street and in the medical device industry.

Rob's research focuses on corporate finance, behavioral finance, and portfolio choice. His personal website provides data and tools developed in his research.


Research Interests:

  • Corporate finance
  • Executive compensation and incentives
  • Behavioural finance
  • Portfolio choice
  • Derivatives




UNSW Business School - Ref E12 Level 3, Office 342

My Teaching

  • FINS1613 Business Finance
  • FINS4779 Research Methods in Finance 2
  • FINS5579 Research Methods in Finance 2
  • FINS5581 Empirical Corporate Governance