Meet Lonnie L. Bryant
Director/Graduate Business Programs; Chair/Associate Professor, Finance
Education: 1998 Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University / Florida State University College of Engineering, B.S.
2002 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / The Escuela Superior de Administracion y Direccion de Empresas (ESADE), MBA
2008 University of South Florida, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: Business Analysis and Valuation
Financial Management and Strategy
Advanced Financial Management
Lonnie Bryant's research interests include investments, mutual funds, corporate finance, financial markets and institutions, and real estate.
Professional and Community Activities:
Bryant has received numerous grants and awards, including Florida Trend Magazine Top 10 MBA Professors, Harrah's Research Center Real Estate Grant, Carter Real Estate Center Research Grant and the Southeast Decision Science Institute Best Paper Award. In addition to teaching master's programs, Bryant maintains an active academic research agenda focusing on asset valuation.
Over the past five years, Bryant has made more than 20 professional presentations to such groups as the Financial Management Association, the Southeast Decision Science Institute, the Eastern Finance Association, the Southeastern Finance Association and Florida Education Fund. Bryant has also published in the
Journal of Financial Intermediation,
Global Finance Journal,
Journal of Finance and Accountancy,
Journal of Instructional Pedagogies and The Journal of International Finance Studies.
Honors and Awards:
The Sykes College of Business Researcher of the Year 2012
The Sykes College of Business Graduate Professor of the Year 2012, 2014
The Harrah's Research Center 2009 Real Estate Grant
The Ben Carter Real Estate Center 2009 Research Grant
The Southeast Decision Science Institute 2009 Best Paper Award
Financial Management Association (FMA) 2009 Conference Best Paper Award